Sue Lynn Koo joined DBS in June 2013 as the Managing Director and Head of Group Legal and Secretariat. She oversees DBS Group’s legal and board support on a groupwide basis. She is a member of the DBS Group Management Committee.
Sue Lynn is a seasoned legal professional with over 20 years’ experience. Prior to joining DBS, she was with Korea Exchange Bank (KEB) as their General Counsel. At KEB, Sue-Lynn managed all legal and regulatory matters for all of the bank's domestic and overseas businesses. She also served on the bank's Executive Committee.
Before that, Sue Lynn was Chief Legal Officer and served on the senior executive management team for each of the Korean subsidiaries of US-based Prudential Financial, Inc. Sue Lynn also worked for many years at Morrison & Foerster’s offices in New York and Washington, DC.
Sue Lynn has a BA in International Affairs and Philosophy, as well as an MBA and JD from The George Washington University.
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.