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Wee Ee Cheong fortified UOB's position as leading consumer and SME bank in ASEAN

Wee Ee Cheong, deputy chairman and CEO of UOB was recognised as Best Bank CEO in Singapore 2022 for fortifying the bank’s position as the leading consumer and SME bank in Southeast Asia and led the merger and acquisition of Citi’s retail…

     
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Chartsiri Sophonpanich positioned Bangkok Bank as leading corporate lender in…

Chartsiri Sophonpanich, president of Bangkok Bank, was recognized as Best Bank CEO in Thailand 2022 for positioning the bank as a top corporate lender in ASEAN and leading the acquisition of Indonesia’s Bank Permata, the largest intra-ASEAN…

     
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Tan Kong Khoon guided transformation of HLFG into a leader of digital and sustainable…

Tan Kong Khoon was awarded Best CEO while Hong Leong Financial Group (HLFG) was recognised as Best Managed Bank in Malaysia for steering the bank’s digital transformation and for preparing the group for the transition to a green and sustainable…

     
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Nestor Tan strengthened BDO Unibank’s leading wealth management and digital…

Nestor V. Tan, president and CEO, BDO Unibank led the bank to become an industry leader and strengthened the bank through key initiatives covering wealth management, financial inclusion and digital investments, that ensured its steady growth.

     
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Raymond Sia reinforced Canadia Bank's status as top SME and consumer bank in…

Raymond Sia, CEO and board director of Canadia Bank was recognised as Best Bank CEO 2022 for strengthening the bank’s position as the top SME and consumer bank in Cambodia and places its team to be a dominant player in the Cambodian financial…

     
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GCash's Martha Sazon: “We became profitable three years ahead of target”

Martha Sazon, president and CEO of Mynt/GCash, discussed the rapid growth of the fintech company, how being cloud native helped it become profitable ahead of time and how it will facilitate a more sustainable future.

     
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Chinese, Hong Kong and Singapore banks reduce loan loss provisions to below…

Banks in most Asian markets booked lower provisions to cover potential loan losses as economies recover, which has contributed to the improved profitability in 1H 2021

     
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Saudi’s Al Rajhi Bank delivered highest ROA in Middle East, while National Bank…

Al Rajhi Bank and National Bank of Egypt have emerged as the strongest bank in the Middle East and Africa respectively. Across the region, the average ROA of banks fell to 0.9% in 2020 from 1.6% in the year earlier, while their capitalisation…