Shee Tse Koon

Shee Tse Koon

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DBS Singapore

Group Executive

Shee Tse Koon is Group Executive and Country Head of DBS Singapore.

Prior to leading the Singapore franchise, he was Group Head of Strategy and Planning. Tse Koon was conferred the Institute of Banking & Finance (IBF) Distinguished Fellow Award (Corporate Banking) in 2021. In 2022, he was awarded the Medal of Commendation (Star) by the National Trade Union Congress (NTUC) for his leadership in creating a future-ready workforce at DBS.

Tse Koon has 28 years of banking experience and started his career at Standard Chartered Bank where he held senior positions across various markets in Asia, Middle East, and the United Kingdom. He was CEO of Indonesia prior to joining DBS, and his other roles included Head of Governance (Europe, Middle East, Africa & Americas), Chief Information Officer (Singapore), Head of Technology & Operations (Singapore) and Regional Head of Trade.

Tse Koon is currently a Board of Director of NETS Pte Ltd, Chairman of the Association of Banks in Singapore’s (ABS) Culture and Conduct Steering Group, and also sits on the Board of Governors for the Singapore International Foundation (SIF) and Nanyang Polytechnic.

Married with three children, Tse Koon also champions gender diversity and is a mentor with BoardAgender, an initiative of the Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations (SCWO).

Tse Koon holds a bachelor’s degree with Merit in Economics and Philosophy from the National University of Singapore (NUS), and has also completed executive leadership programmes at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School, Singularity University and Singapore Management University (SMU).