Our Team

Our wealth management experts

In an environment that's as complex as Asia, you can always be assured that there's a complete team of experts here for you.

 

TAN SU SHAN
Managing Director
Group Head of Wealth Management

Ms Tan Su Shan joined DBS in June 2010 as Managing Director and Group Head of Wealth Management and added another hat in March 2013 when she was appointed Group Head for Consumer Banking. Most recently in October 2014, Su Shan became the first Singaporean to be recognised as the world’s “Best Leader in Private Banking” by PWM/The Banker, a leading wealth publication by the Financial Times Group. In June 2013, Su Shan was named “Outstanding Private Banker of the Year” by Private Banker International, marking it the first time an Asian has won this global award since its inception 20 years ago.

Prior to joining DBS, Su Shan was Morgan Stanley's Head of Private Wealth Management for Southeast Asia. Before re-joining Morgan Stanley in May 2008, she was Regional Head for Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei for Citi Private Bank. She was responsible for the private bank's overall business and sat on the board of directors for Citi Trust Singapore. Su Shan was also its Singapore Investment Centre Head. Read More

 

HOU WEY FOOK, CFA
Managing Director
Chief Investment Officer
Consumer Banking Group & Wealth Management

Hou Wey Fook assumed the role of Chief Investment Officer (CIO) in September 2017. He leads a team of investment strategists and communications specialists within the CIO office, to establish and curate DBS’s recommended investment strategies.

Wey Fook has 30 years of fund management experience under his belt. He started his career at Government of Singapore Investment Corp (GIC) followed by OCBC Asset Management. Under his leadership at OCBC Asset Management, he has consistently won the industry’s accolades including “The Best Manager – Mixed Asset Class”. Read More

Before joining DBS, Wey Fook spent 10 years as Managing Director in Bank of Singapore where he held various roles including Chief Investment Officer, and Head of Discretionary Portfolio Management (DPM) and Funds.

Wey Fook graduated with an Engineering degree from National University of Singapore and holds the CFA Charter. Less

 

 

V ARIVAZHAGAN
Chief Operating Officer
Consumer Banking & Wealth Management Group

V Arivazhagan was appointed the Chief Operating Officer of the Consumer Banking & Wealth Management Group in August 2014. In this role, he will implement our key business and operational strategies, and work with internal and external partners to develop a leading, integrated client experience across the bank’s retail and wealth segments. He was previously Head of Regional Investment and Treasury Products for the Consumer Banking Group where his team worked with various counterparties to originate and market product solutions to the different consumer banking and private banking segments in line with their needs and risk profile. Read More

Prior to joining the Consumer Banking Group in 2009, Ari was the Investment Product Head for DBS Bank Ltd's Private Bank in Hong Kong. Ari began his career with DBS Bank Ltd in 1988, providing advice on Treasury and Markets solutions to corporations and financial institutions.

Ari holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from National University of Singapore and a Master of Business Administration from London Business School. Less

 

JEREMY SOO HSIAO CHIN
Managing Director and Head
Consumer Banking Group, Singapore

Jeremy Soo Hsiao Chin

Jeremy Soo joined DBS in 2003 and is currently the Managing Director and Head of DBS Consumer Banking Group in Singapore. Jeremy has direct responsibilities to grow the Singapore consumer banking franchise. He oversees the DBS, POSB, Treasures Priority Banking and business segments, including credit cards, investment, insurance and banking products.

Prior to his current position, Jeremy was the Head of Secured Loans, responsible for DBS Consumer Secured Loans with portfolio covering products relating to mortgages for residential & commercial properties, Auto Loans Financing, Secured Overdrafts and Share Margin Finance. Read More

Jeremy has 20 years of consumer banking and finance experience. Before DBS, he spent 18 years with Citibank Global Consumer Banking Group, Singapore. He was the key management staff primarily responsible for Consumer Lending. His last appointment was Vice President – Member of the Senior Management Group of Citibank Global Consumer Banking Group, Singapore.

A Singapore citizen, Jeremy holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management (Economics) from the University of London. Less

 

 

STEVEN ONG
Managing Director
Head of DBS Treasures Private Client, Singapore

Mr. Steven Ong started his banking career with Citibank in 1996, taking on a series of sales and product management roles in its Global Consumer Bank, Singapore. He first joined DBS in 2004 as a Business Director for DBS Treasures, covering Malaysia and Greater China.

Steven was awarded the DBS Chairman's Award for three consecutive years as the top Business Director in DBS Treasures. Read More

In early 2010, Steven left DBS to head Standard Chartered Bank’s Priority Banking (Offshore Unit). He returned to lead DBS Treasures Private Client at its launch in mid-2011. Steven graduated from Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Business (Banking).

He is married with two children. Less

 

MARC LANSONNEUR
Managing Director
Head of Singapore Wealth Investment & Treasury

Marc Lansonneur joined DBS in October 2014. Based in Singapore, he is leading the Investment Products Team across Consumer Banking Group including Private Banking.

His team of specialists cover equity, fixed income, funds and foreign exchange products. Previously Marc was working for Societe Generale where he held various positions in Private Banking, Corporate and Investment Banking in Asia, Europe and America. He has more than 20 years of experience in the financial industry.

A French National, Marc holds a Master in Business Administration from E.S.S.E.C in Paris (France).

 

MARCUS TEO
Executive Director
Head, Treasures Private Client Onshore (Singapore)

Mr. Marcus Teo joined DBS Bank in May 2013, and manages an ever-expanding TPC segment serving clients based in Singapore. After a short stint at Citi’s consumer banking division, Marcus moved to Standard Chartered Bank in 1997. At SCB, he assumed roles in Branch Banking, Wealth Management, International and SME Banking. At SCB, he won recognition for team performance and his Wealth Management team won a product innovation award. Read More

In 2006, Marcus joined ABN Amro as its Head of Sales for its International Wealth Management division managing both Relationship Managers and Business Development teams. In lieu of the strong growth of the business he led, he was nominated to work in the regional wealth team to implement productivity initiatives across Asia. When ABN was later immersed into Royal Bank of Scotland’s operations, some of these best practices were shared with other divisions in RBS, including Coutts in the UK.

Marcus joined HSBC in 2009 as Head of their Premier Offshore Banking Centre. He later assumed additional responsibilities in Branch Banking and Onshore Premier Banking. He left HSBC as the Head of its high net worth channel, with responsibility for setting up the top-tier segment within Premier Banking and also looked after the Wealth Advisory Specialist teams.

He holds a Masters of Science in Finance from City University of New York and a Bachelor’s degree in Management from the University of London. Marcus is married with three children and enjoys classical music. Less