Koh Kar Siong
Managing Director, SME Banking, Institutional Banking Group,
Koh Kar Siong has 26 years of working experience under his belt in Banking. He joined DBS in 2003 and is currently Managing Director, SME Banking, Institutional Banking Group of DBS Singapore. As a member of the Singapore Country Management Committee, he is responsible for the growth of the middle market segments of the small and medium size enterprises in Singapore. Prior to this role, Kar Siong assumed an overseas assignment in Shanghai, China to lead the China Consumer Banking & Wealth Management team in building a sustainable and growing consumer & wealth business, through providing high-quality service and tailor-made asset/liability portfolio solutions for clients.
For the last 16 years, Kar Siong has taken on numerous senior leadership roles and responsibilities within DBS Group covering both local and regional franchises. He was previously the Board of Director DBS Vickers Securities Holdings and currently Board of Director with DBS Bank (Taiwan) Ltd.
Kar Siong holds a Bachelor's Degree (with Merits) from National University of Singapore, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences and he started his career with Citibank, N.A. Singapore under the prestigious Global Management Associate Program since 1993.