Group Management Committee

Lee Yan Hong

Lee Yan Hong


Human Resources

Managing Director and Head

Yan Hong is Managing Director and Head of Group Human Resources at DBS.

Leveraging over 30 years of global human capital management expertise, Yan Hong spearheads DBS’ strategic people agenda to deliver on the bank’s employee value proposition. This includes driving transformational leadership initiatives, fostering a startup culture, talent development, upskilling employees with future-ready capabilities and ensuring holistic employee well-being. 

Under her leadership, DBS has been certified by Kincentric as Regional Best Employer in Asia Pacific, as well as Country Best Employer in Singapore and other markets for several years. In recognition of the progress made on advancing gender equity at the workplace, DBS has also been named to the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index for six years running. DBS has also been awarded by the Singapore Tripartite Alliance for Fair and Progressive Employment Practices for fair and progressive employment practices as well as empowering employees to achieve work-life excellence. 

Yan Hong serves on the board to the Inland Revenue of Singapore and the Institute of Systems Science, National University of Singapore.