The IBF Awards recognise individuals for their professional excellence and contributions to the development of Singapore's financial industry.

The awards also honour financial institutions who have demonstrated commitment towards raising industry standards and individual capabilities.

Search for the IBF Awardees here.

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To Innovate, To Transform, in order to Enable.

Leong Weng Ling

IBF Fellow

Technology & Operations
Chief Technology Officer, AIA Singapore
AIA Singapore Private Limited
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Do not feel compelled to follow trends or compete with anyone. Do things that stem from your passion and be ready to put in hard work to reach the destination.

Eng-Kwok Seat Moey

IBF Distinguished Fellow

Capital Markets
Managing Director & Group Head
Capital Markets Group
DBS Bank Ltd
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We must have the courage to do what is right. Integrity is key. It is about doing the right thing, incorruptibility, honesty, and above all, doing these things even when no one is watching.

Eddie Tan

IBF Distinguished Fellow

Financial Markets
Regional Corporate Treasurer
Citibank N.A., Singapore Branch
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We embarked on our digital transformation journey 10 years ago, and our strategy of being digital to the core, embedding ourselves in customer journeys, and transforming into a 26,000 person start-up has enabled us to be recognised as the world’s best bank.

David Gledhill

IBF Distinguished Fellow

Technology & Operations
Group Chief Information Officer
Member of Executive Committee and Head of Technology & Operations
DBS Bank Ltd
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Effective risk management requires knowledge of the industry, the organisation and its business model, and having astute insights into the operating environment. This combination helps ensure the optimum risk-return trade-off over business cycles.

Chan Kok Seong

IBF Distinguished Fellow

Risk Management
Group Chief Risk Officer,
Head of Group Credit and Risk Management
United Overseas Bank Limited
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Change is inevitable, and change is constant. With digitalisation intersecting with the need for ethical behaviour in the financial industry, the Compliance function sits in a unique position to assist in this evolution. There is a need to embrace change, and to support this change with the correct value system.

Andrew Chow

IBF Distinguished Fellow

Compliance
Head of Compliance, S.E. Asia
Head, Transaction Banking Compliance APAC
BNP Paribas
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Always be respectful of regulatory and operational environment, do the right things and do not make simple things difficult- running business will then be simple and fun; less stressful also.

A K Cher

IBF Distinguished Fellow

General Insurance
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
Tokio Marine Insurance Singapore Ltd
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"Technology continues to disrupt banking. To stay on top of the digital agenda, ..."​
Piyush Gupta 
DBS Bank Ltd

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Patrick Teow 
AIA Singapore