Chief Risk Officer - Digital Bank (SME)

Job Title: Chief Risk Officer - Digital Bank (SME)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: ZA/CRO/B/SG
Contact Name: Zulkifli Azman
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 19, 2020 19:44

Job Description


Our client is a global fintech unicorn who is establishing a digital bank presence in Singapore for the digital wholesale banks (DWBs) license.

As part of the core leadership team, we are looking to hire a Chief Risk Officer to manage the overall direction of risk management and build a strong team of risk subject matter experts.


Key Responsibilities

  • The person will be responsible for delivering the strategy for risk management while collaborating with the other verticals in the bank's set-up.
  • The person will establish the overall risk appetite and limits for the portfolio in partnership with the management while managing the risk function across credit risk, fraud, operational risk, etc.

Key Requirements

  • We are looking for someone with strong experience in financial/credit risk in particular in the SME environment.
  • The successful candidate will have around 12-15 years of with an appreciation for the fintech/digital banking space.
  • Candidates from retail banking experience can be considered for the role.
  • Credit Risk Management experience is a must.


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