Leadership

Board Of Directors

Ching Wei Hong

Chairman

Mr Ching Wei Hong was appointed Chief Operating Officer of OCBC Bank on 15 April 2012 and is also currently the Chairman of Bank of Singapore, OCBC Securities and Network for Electronic Transfers (Singapore) as well as Deputy Chairman of Lion Global Investors. In his capacity as COO of OCBC Bank, he is responsible for the Global Wealth Management and Consumer Division, focusing on building the OCBC Group’s consumer banking franchise and wealth management business in its key markets in Asia. Mr Ching also oversees Group Customer Experience and OCBC Bank’s fintech and innovation unit, The Open Vault at OCBC.

 

In his tenure with OCBC Bank, he has held senior management responsibilities across various roles including Chief Financial Officer, Head of Group Operations and Technology and Head of Transaction Banking. Mr Ching has more than 35 years of experience in regional finance, corporate banking and cash management. Before joining OCBC, he was Director of Corporate Finance, Philips Electronics Asia Pacific. He also held senior regional assignments in Bank of America and was Treasurer of Union Carbide Asia Pacific. Mr Ching holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore.

Shee Tse Koon

Director

Mr Shee has more than 25 years of experience in the banking industry and has held senior positions in a diverse range of roles across various front and back office functions in Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

 

He was Head of Group Strategy and Planning in DBS prior to his current role and was instrumental in developing DBS’ strategies for SMEs, growth markets, and in building the bank’s ecosystems agenda. Mr Shee was appointed Singapore Country Head in December 2018 and is responsible for DBS’ Singapore franchise.

Susan Hwee

Director

Ms Susan Hwee is the Head of Group Technology and Operations of UOB Bank. She joined UOB in 2001.She is responsible for the provision of both information technology and banking operations services and infrastructure to ensure quality service delivery and operational efficiency. She holds a Bachelor of Science from the National University of Singapore and has more than 30 years of experience in banking and operations.

Eddie Khoo

Director

Mr Eddie Khoo is the Head of Group Personal Financial Services of UOB Bank. He joined UOB in 2005. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and Management from the University of Oregon, USA. He has more than 20 years of experience in consumer banking.

Neo Bock Cheng

Director

Mr Neo Bock Cheng is the Head, Global Transaction Banking of OCBC Bank. He joined OCBC Bank in October 2003 as Head of Cash Management. He was appointed Senior Vice President in April 2005 to oversee the Global Transaction Banking Division which provides cash management, trade finance, and nominee services to corporate and commercial banking customers.

 

In April 2012, he was appointed Executive Vice President. Mr Neo brings with him more than 25 years of corporate banking experience, including over 13 years with regional assignments at several major international banks such as Citibank and JP Morgan Chase. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree from the National University of Singapore.

Jeremy Soo

Director

Mr Jeremy Soo joined DBS in 2003 and is currently the Managing Director and Head of DBS Consumer Banking Group in Singapore. He oversees the DBS, POSB, Wealth Management networks and distribution, ATM/digital/mobile channels as well as all key consumer-related products and services in Singapore.

 

Mr Soo is instrumental in the digital transformation of DBS Singapore’s consumer banking business. Under his leadership, the consumer banking business rolled out several first-in-market innovations, including DBS SMS Q, POSB Cash-Point and DBS FasTrack. The business has also shown consistent revenue growth and gains in market share across most segments – no small feat given Singapore’s highly competitive banking landscape.

 

Prior to his current position, Mr Soo was the Head of Secured Loans, responsible for DBS Consumer Secured Loans with portfolio covering products relating to mortgages for residential & commercial properties, Auto Loans Financing, Secured Overdrafts and Share Margin Finance.

 

Mr Soo has 30 years of consumer banking and finance experience. Before DBS, he spent 18 years with Citibank Global Consumer Banking Group, Singapore as the key management staff primarily responsible for Consumer Lending.

 

A Singapore citizen, Mr Soo holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management (Economics) from the University of London.