DBS Group Holdings Ltd | Annual Report 2016

Board of Directors

The Board is committed to helping the bank achieve long-term success. The Board provides direction to management by setting the Group's strategy and overseeing its implementation. It ensures risks and rewards are appropriately balanced.

Deep banking knowledge and experience

Two-thirds of the Board are seasoned bankers, while the rest have extensive industry experience ranging from consumer goods to accounting.

Board independence

A majority of our directors including the Chairman are non-executive and independent directors.

Gender diversity

Two of nine directors are female.