LEADERSHIP

CFA SOCIETY SINGAPORE

Office Bearers & Board Members

 Tan Lay Hoon, CFA

Tan Lay Hoon, CFA

President

Lay Hoon has over 20 years’ of investment banking experience and has worked in various areas of advisory and fund raising activities in equities, fixed income, securitisation, and structured products.  Her last position held was SVP and Head, Capital Markets, OCBC Bank. She has been a volunteer with the Society since 2013 and was Co-Chair of the Advocacy Committee from 2014 – 2018.  She held the position of Secretary from 2015 – 2016 and, thereafter, Deputy President from 2017 – 2018. Lay Hoon has been President since May 2018.

 Simon Ng Chee Wei, CFA

Simon Ng Chee Wei, CFA

Deputy President

Simon is currently CEO of RHB Asset Management Pte. Ltd. Prior to this, he was CEO of CCB International (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. and had also held senior positions at Shanda Group and AXA Rosenberg Investment Management where he was Pan Asia Deputy Chief Investment Officer. Simon joined the Board in 2015 and held the position of Secretary in 2016 – 2017. He is currently the Deputy President of the Society as well as Co-Chairs of both the Career Development and University Outreach Committees.

 Rasik S. Ahuja, CFA

Rasik S. Ahuja, CFA

Secretary

Rasik is currently Managing Director of Deutsche Bank Wealth Management in Singapore and is responsible for advising private clients on various asset classes.  Prior to this, he had worked in various capacities at Union Bancaire Privee, EFG Private Bank, and Citigroup.  Rasik previously served on the Board of CFA UK and joined the Singapore Board in 2014. He was Deputy President from 2015 – 2017 and has been Secretary since 2018. Rasik is currently Co-Chair of the Candidate Programmes Committee.

 Alex Ho Wah Fong, CFA

Alex Ho Wah Fong, CFA

Treasurer

Alex is currently in the Planning & Investment Group of PetroChina International. Before this, he was CFO of a shipping JV, and also a Board of Commissioner and Audit Committee member of an Indonesian energy infrastructure company. Alex has extensive experience in corporate finance, foreign government liaison, and corporate governance. He has been a volunteer since 2006 and joined the Board in 2015. He was also Treasurer from 2015 – 2017 and is currently Co-Chair of the Professional Development Committee.

Joachim Toh Wen Keong, CFA

Joachim Toh Wen Keong, CFA

Board Member

 Joachim is currently Deputy Chief Investment Officer (D-CIO) at Nanyang Technological University (Investment Office). Prior to this, he held positions as Chief Operating Officer and D-CIO at National University of Singapore Investment Office. Before this, he was Executive Vice President and Head of Investment Management at Great Eastern Holdings. Joachim joined the Board in 2015 and is Chair of the Investment Committee.

Kanol Pal, CFA

Kanol Pal, CFA

Board Member

Kanol is currently Senior Advisor in Responsible Investments for BNP Paribas Wealth Management Asia. He has more than 30years experience in financial markets and has worked in senior positions in treasury, fixed income, derivatives sales and investment services. He has served CFA Singapore (2002-2004 and 2015-current) and CFA Italy (2006-2007) as Board Member. At the Society, he helped set up the Mentorship Programme. He is currently Co-Chair of the Career Development Committee and Chair of the Society Engagement Council for ARX
Jack Wang Ying Yang, CFA

Jack Wang Ying Yang, CFA

Board Member

Jack has served as both CFO and board member for listed companies and pre-IPO companies in Singapore and Hong Kong. He is currently a non-executive director of Raffles Investment Partners & Lexico Capital which specialize in pre-IPO investments and public equities. Jack is a qualified Chartered Accountant of Singapore and Australia. Jack joined the Board in 2015 and has been Co-Chair of the University Relations Committee since 2018.

Koh Boon Pin, CFA

Koh Boon Pin, CFA

Board Member

Boon Pin is currently Head of M&A  and IPO Execution at UOB Kay Hian and has over 20 years of regional corporate finance and equity capital markets experience. Before joining UOB Kay Hian, he was a partner at W Capital Markets and, before that, had spent 15 years at DBS Bank working on numerous high profile fund raising exercises. Boon Pin started his career at PwC and has been an active volunteer of the Society since 2007 before joining the Board in 2018. He is currently Co-Chair of the Networking Committee.

Laurel Teo Hui Huei, CFA

Laurel Teo Hui Huei, CFA

Board Member

Laurel is pursuing a PhD in organizational behavior, studying the impact of artificial intelligence and technology on people and organizations. Prior to this, she was Director, Society Advocacy Engagement, at CFA Institute, where she supported CFA member societies in Asia Pacific to improve market integrity. Laurel began her career as a political and business journalist before moving into investor relations consultancy. She has been a volunteer with the Society since 2011 and joined the Board in 2017. She is currently Co-Chair of the Advocacy Committee.
Maurice Teo Sek Liew, CFA

Maurice Teo Sek Liew, CFA

Board Member

Maurice is currently SVP, compliance at Citibank for Regional Investments and International Personal Banking supporting the wealth management business in APAC and EMEA. Prior to Citibank, he spent several years in KPMG Singapore consulting for banks and fund managers on regulatory issues. Since 2014, Maurice has been a volunteer on the Advocacy Committee, providing guidance on various initiatives involving regulators, industry consultation papers, and the media. Maurice joined the Board in 2018 and is currently Co-Chair of the Advocacy Committee.

Sean Ang Low Shein, CFA

Sean Ang Low Shein, CFA

Board Member

Sean is currently SVP, Global Investments, Strategy & Risk Group (GISR), GIC Private Equity & Infrastructure. He is also a member of GIC’s Credit Business Group, which reviews and coordinates credit investments across departments. Prior to joining GIC, Sean was with Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) first as Assistant Head of Infocomms & Media and then as Director, Chicago, USA. Sean joined the Board in 2019 and is currently Chair of the Audit Committee.

Victor Ong, CFA

Victor Ong, CFA

Board Member

Victor is Deputy Head, Global Portfolio Management, Capital Risk Solutions at AXIS Capital. Prior to AXIS, Victor worked at Standard Chartered Bank in various positions which included being as a buyside analyst in fixed income and asset backed securities, a coverage banker, and an infrastructure finance banker. Since 2007, Victor has been an active volunteer especially in the area of professional development. He joined the Board in 2019 and is currently Co-Chair of the Professional Development Committee.

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