Dr. Bart J. Broadman was appointed to the Board of Directors of DBS Group Holdings Ltd and DBS Bank Ltd. on 17 December 2008. He is a member of the Board Risk Management Committee and Compensation and Management Development Committee.
Bart is a co-founder and Director of Astignes Capital Asia Pte Ltd (formerly known as Alphadyne Asset Management Pte Ltd) ("Astignes"). Astignes Capital Asia is an investment management firm. Its investment team focuses on multiple alternative strategies, primarily in the area of fixed income.
Prior to starting Astignes in 2018, he co-founded Alphadyne Asset Management Pte Ltd in 2005. Before that, Bart spent 14 years in Asia with J.P. Morgan, most recently as Vice Chairman of Asia and head of Markets (Credit, Rates, and Equities) in Asia. He was a member of the Global Management Committee of the Investment Bank. He served on the Board of Directors of Sony Bank. Bart joined J.P. Morgan (New York) in 1989 and moved to Asia in 1991.
Prior to joining J.P. Morgan, Bart was Assistant Professor of Finance at Arizona State University. A citizen of the United States, Bart earned his MBA and PhD in Financial Economics from the University of Southern California.
A critical element of Corporate Governance at DBS is an active board and management committee structure that undertakes a careful review of decision making within the Group at various levels.