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Benjamin Wong

Managing Director, Group Finance / Head of ECL Accounting & Analytics

DBS BANK

Benjamin Wong joined DBS Bank in July 2017 as Managing Director of Group Finance.  With his role as Head of ECL Accounting & Analytics, Benjamin is responsible for managing the group wide implementation of IFRS9.  Benjamin has over 25 years of international experience in London, Singapore, Hong Kong and Toronto in the areas of credit risk management, risk rating system, and credit & market risk analytic modeling.

 

Previously he was the Global Head of Wholesale Risk Analytics in HSBC London responsible for leading the end-to-end development, implementation and management of global analytics and modelling systems for Wholesale Credit risk used for risk management, pricing, stress testing, IFRS9 provisioning, economic capital and regulatory RWA reporting.  Prior to this role he was the Asia Pacific Regional Head of Global Risk Analytics in HSBC Hong Kong.  He has held similar roles before in credit risk analytics in Singapore and Toronto, though he started his banking career in credit risk management in Citibank Hong Kong.

 

Benjamin holds Master’s degrees in Financial Engineering and Business Administration, and the designations of CFA, FRM, CPA and CGA.