Chief Risk Officer, CRO (Fintech)

Posted 08 November 2019
SalarySGD 240000 to SGD 300000
Job type Permanent

Job Description

  • Strong regional network
  • High visibility
  • Lead role

This is an exciting key leadership role with a Fintech business. Our client has a strong regional network and with a solid backing from experienced investors, they are looking to actively grow their global business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement and continuously update the risk management framework and the control environment
  • Supervise adherence to risk & control processes and policies
  • Advise the management on risk and governance regulatory requirements (external) across APAC
  • Manage regulatory relationships with the relevant regional regulators
  • Work closely with the business, technology and other corporate governance stakeholders to understand the products, system and processes
  • Advise and educate internal stakeholders on internal Risk Management policies and procedures
  • Recruit, train and supervise the risk management team

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/ Accounting, Risk Management or related fields
  • At least 15 years of relevant Risk Management experience – Credit Risk preferred
  • Experience in Fintech and Financial Services (particularly in Consumer/ Retail Banking) are highly preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin (as you will be required to engage with stakeholders who predominantly interact in Mandarin)
  • Experience in managing/ leading a team across the APAC region


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