Mrs Chng Sok Hui is the Chief Financial Officer of DBS Group, and a member of the DBS Executive Committee. Prior to this appointment in 2008, she was the Managing Director and Head of Risk Management at DBS Group and held the position for six years.
Sok Hui is the Supervisor of the Board of DBS Bank (China) Limited. She is appointed by the Ministry of Finance (Singapore) to serve on the Board of The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore, and also serves on the Board of Singapore Exchange Limited (where she is the chairperson of the Risk Management Committee), the International Integrated Reporting Council and the Industry Advisory Board of the NUS Centre for Future Ready Graduates. She is also a Vice-Chairman of the Asian Financial Cooperation Association. Sok Hui has previously served on the Boards of Bank of the Philippine Islands, Housing & Development Board and Accounting Standards Council.
Sok Hui is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a Certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM), an IBF Distinguished Fellow as well as a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore. Sok Hui was the recipient of AsiaRisk’s Risk Manager of the Year Award in 2002 and The Asian Banker’s Inaugural Risk Manager of the Year Award in 2012. Sok Hui was named Best CFO at the Singapore Corporate Awards 2013 and Accountant of the Year in the inaugural Singapore Accountancy Awards in 2014. She is a member of the International Women’s Forum (Singapore).
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.