DBS Hong Kong appoints Ed Lam to Board of Directors | 繁體

Hong Kong.18 Jun 2024
Hong Kong, 18 Jun 2024 - DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited announced today the appointment of Edward Sung-Lai Lam as a member to Board of Directors of the DBS Bank (Hong Kong), effective from 18 June 2024.

Lam currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of LFX Limited, a company focusing on investing in and operating innovative businesses with the aim of shaping global value chains and creating value. Lam has over 30 years of experience in supply chains, venture investments, digital transformation, banking, finance, and accounting. He has also previously contributed as a member of the Takeovers and Mergers Panel of the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong.

Currently, Lam also serves as an Executive Board Director at Li & Fung, where he is a member of the Executive Committee responsible for driving strategic initiatives across the Group. Prior to his current role, he was the Chief Financial Officer at Li & Fung, leading the Group’s finance strategy and spearheading its business transformation. Before joining Li & Fung, he held various senior positions at Citi and Morgan Stanley.  He also practiced public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Lam graduated from the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. He holds a Master of Business Administration from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, high honours, and was named the Amy and Richard F. Wallman Scholar, and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from The University of Texas at Austin, highest honours. He also possesses the qualification of Certified Public Accountant, certified by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Said Peter Seah, Chairman of DBS Group Holdings, DBS Bank and DBS Hong Kong, “I join my fellow directors in welcoming Ed to the DBS Hong Kong Board.  With his extensive experience in the financial services and innovation sector, Ed’s insights will be highly valued. I look forward to working with him to deepen DBS’ banking and digital leadership as we continue to support our customers in their transformation and growth.”

DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Ed Lam as Board of Directors for DBS Hong Kong effective from 18 June 2024.




About DBS 

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia with a presence in 19 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS is in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings are among the highest in the world.

Recognised for its global leadership, DBS has been named “World’s Best Bank” by Global Finance, “World’s Best Bank” by Euromoney and “Global Bank of the Year” by The Banker. The bank is at the forefront of leveraging digital technology to shape the future of banking, having been named “World’s Best Digital Bank” by Euromoney and the world’s “Most Innovative in Digital Banking” by The Banker. In addition, DBS has been accorded the “Safest Bank in Asia“ award by Global Finance for 15 consecutive years from 2009 to 2023.

DBS provides a full range of services in consumer, SME and corporate banking. As a bank born and bred in Asia, DBS understands the intricacies of doing business in the region’s most dynamic markets. DBS is committed to building lasting relationships with customers, as it banks the Asian way. Through the DBS Foundation, the bank creates impact beyond banking by supporting social enterprises: businesses with a double bottom-line of profit and social and/or environmental impact. DBS Foundation also gives back to society in various ways, including equipping communities with future-ready skills and building food resilience.

With its extensive network of operations in Asia and emphasis on engaging and empowering its staff, DBS presents exciting career opportunities. For more information, please visit www.dbs.com.