Ms Chan Lie Leng
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer
Ms Chan Lie Leng was first appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Manager on 22 April 2016 and re-designated to Executive Director on 1 January 2017. On 16 March 2017, she assumed the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Ms Chan brings with her more than 25 years of banking and corporate finance experience, including over seven years at the management level.
She was previously with the Raiffeisen Bank International AG, a leading corporate and investment bank in Austria as well as Central and Eastern Europe. She joined as the pioneer batch of the bank's offshore branch operations in Singapore in 1998 and during her tenure, she oversaw a staff strength of 150 and her responsibilities included running full branch operations with a loan book size of more than US$2 billion, including real estate and real estate-related financing transactions in Singapore, Indonesia and other countries overseas. From 2008 to 2015, she was the General Manager of the Singapore branch for three years and the Labuan Branch for four years.
Ms Chan gained corporate experience at Envoi Impex Pte Ltd as Deputy General Manager of Corporate Affairs from 1996 to 1998, where her key responsibilities included heading the Finance and HR Departments and the setting up of a new division to oversee the corporate matters of both local and overseas subsidiaries in USA, Australia, Taiwan and Malaysia. She was also responsible for restructuring the company's borrowings and implementing sound corporate policies. She also gained extensive experience in corporate banking, loan syndications, project financing, credit administration and marketing, covering a portfolio of diverse companies in various industries, from her roles at the Singapore branches of ABN-AMRO Bank N.V., Bank of Hawaii, Nippon Credit Bank Ltd and DBS Bank.