, Singapore
159 views
MAS

MAS appoints trade minister Gan Kim Yong as new chairman

He will be replacing DPM Lawrence Wong.

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) appointed Minister for Trade and Industry Gan Kim Yong as Chairman of the MAS Board of Directors from 15 May 2024 to 31 May 2026.

ALSO READ: Transport Minister Chee Hong Tat joins MAS Board of Directors

Gan has been Deputy Chairman of MAS since 8 July 2023. He will succeed Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Lawrence Wong, who has served as Chairman of MAS since 8 July 2023.

Wong will step down from his roles as Chairman and member of the MAS Board effective 15 May.

Follow the link for more news on

Join Asian Banking & Finance community
Since you're here...

...there are many ways you can work with us to advertise your company and connect to your customers. Our team can help you dight and create an advertising campaign, in print and digital, on this website and in print magazine.

We can also organize a real life or digital event for you and find thought leader speakers as well as industry leaders, who could be your potential partners, to join the event. We also run some awards programmes which give you an opportunity to be recognized for your achievements during the year and you can join this as a participant or a sponsor.

Let us help you drive your business forward with a good partnership!

Exclusives

ZA Bank’s Devon Sin on why Web3 is key to HK’s growth
The bank has expanded services to cater to stablecoin issuers and Web3 companies. 
Retail Banking
CIMB Niaga leads the way in captivating Indonesia’s youth
The bank’s digital solutions are winning over younger generations with 3.2M mobile users and 96% digital transaction rate in 2023.
BCA sets benchmark in Indonesia’s microfinance sector
Innovative approaches reflect the bank’s commitment to pushing financial inclusion and fostering economic growth.