Past Sessions

The Asian Banker aims to promote the development of the finance industry in Asia by bringing together interested players to examine and discuss the most critical issues of the moment, without having to take time out from their crowded schedule or leave the comfort of their own desks!!

View a list of our past teleconsultations below-

01 January 1970

Wells Fargo’s Amin: “It forces us to be much more focused on value added services and driving solutions”
Well Fargo’s regional president and head of corporate and investment banking for Asia Pacific, Jafar Amin, discusses the rebound in inter regional trade and payments that may buoy outlook for 2021, and the need for institutions to be more efficient, lower cost and higher value-add players in a rate and margin depressed environment
01 January 1970

Monetary Authority of Singapore recognised as Best Conduct of Business Regulator in Asia Pacific in 2020 for increasing diversity and strengthening banking system in the digital economy
Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has demonstrated consistent and holistic efforts to promote digital innovation and competition through the issuance of up to five new digital bank licenses.
01 January 1970

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas recognised as Best Systemic and Prudential Regulator in Asia Pacific in 2020 for ensuring financial stability during the COVID-19 crisis
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) was recognised as Best Systemic and Prudential Regulator in Asia Pacific in 2020 under The Asian Banker Regulation & Supervision Awards at The Asian Banker Leadership Achievement Award Virtual Ceremony 2020.
01 January 1970

Bank Indonesia recognised as Best Macroeconomic Regulator in Asia Pacific in 2020 for strengthening monetary policy and taking bold, fast actions to support economy during COVID-19
Bank Indonesia was recognised as Best Macroeconomic Regulator in Asia Pacific in 2020 under The Asian Banker Regulation & Supervision Awards at The Asian Banker Leadership Achievement Award Virtual Ceremony 2020.
01 January 1970

Wick Veloso wins Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response and Philippine National Bank is Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in the Philippines
Wick Veloso, president and CEO at Philippine National Bank (PNB), received the award for Leadership Achievement for Best COVID-19 Response in the Philippines at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

Abednego Ugwueke wins Promising Young Banker in Nigeria Award
Abednego Ugwueke, head of financial inclusion services at First Bank of Nigeria was named Promising Young Banker in Nigeria at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

Wutisak Ongpatanakul wins Promising Young Banker in Thailand Award
Wutisak Ongpatanakul, head of customer experience and digital at United Overseas Bank Thailand, was named Promising Young Banker in Thailand at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

Payong Srivanich wins Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response and Krungthai Bank is Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in Thailand
Payong Srivanich, president and CEO of Krungthai Bank, received Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response in Thailand at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

Jonathan Alles wins Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response and Hatton National Bank is Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in Sri Lanka
Jonathan Alles, managing director and CEO at Hatton National Bank, received Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response in Sri Lanka at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

Bassel Gamal wins Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response and Qatar Islamic Bank is Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in Qatar
Bassel Gamal, group CEO of Qatar Islamic Bank, received Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response in Qatar at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

Samuel Tsien wins Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response and OCBC Bank is Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in Singapore
Samuel Tsien, group CEO of OCBC Bank, received Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response in Singapore at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker. OCBC Bank was awarded Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in Singapore during the ceremony.
01 January 1970

Morris Li wins Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response and CTBC Bank is Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in Taiwan
Morris Li, chairman of CTBC Bank, received Leadership Achievement Award for Best COVID-19 Response in Taiwan at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker. CTBC Bank was awarded Best Managed Bank during COVID-19 in Taiwan during the ceremony.
01 January 1970

Justo A. Ortiz honoured with William “Bill” Seidman Award for Lifetime Achievement in Leadership in the Financial Services Industry for 2020
Justo A. Ortiz, vice chairman of Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank), was honoured with the William “Bill” Seidman Award for Lifetime Achievement in Leadership in the Financial Services Industry for 2020 at The Asian Banker Leadership Achievement Award Virtual Ceremony 2020.
01 January 1970

Jonathan Lee wins Promising Young Banker in the Philippines Award
Jonathan Lee, head of products and segments at CIMB Bank Philippines, was named Promising Young Banker in the Philippines at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

Ana Delgado wins Promising Young Banker in the Philippines Award
Ana Delgado, chief customer experience officer and consumer finance head at Union Bank of the Philippines, was named Promising Young Banker in the Philippines at the Leadership Achievement Awards Virtual Ceremony 2020 presented by The Asian Banker.
01 January 1970

BNY Mellon’s Kim and Goldstein: “We are digitising to increase efficiency internally and with our clients”
BNY Mellon’s global trade finance product head Joon Kim, and head of treasury services in Asia Pacific, Arnon Goldstein, discuss the prospects of a recovery in trade and commercial payment volumes, the importance of engendering robust business continuity planning in the corresponding banking network and how the bank is digitising to support its FI clients.
01 January 1970

Bank of America’s Ameen: “Production and supply chain diversification not as simple as lift and shift”
Faisal Ameen, head of global transaction services for Asia Pacific and Japan at Bank of America, discusses the impact of COVID-19 on trade and payment flows as well as industry outlook for APAC, and how the bank is helping FI and corporate customers address challenges during the current crisis.
01 January 1970

Stanchart HK's Huen: "China's opening agenda and renminbi internalisation are multi-year trends"
Mary Huen, CEO of Standard Chartered Hong Kong, shares her insights into the role of Hong Kong as an international financial centre, China’s opening agenda and the capabilities that Stanchart needs to develop to capture the opportunities as finance evolves increasingly into the digital and sustainability space as well as leadership priorities in the global bank that derives most of its income from Greater China and Asia Pacific
01 January 1970

Bambu’s Phillips: “We are solving technology problems in an investment world”
Ned Phillips, CEO and founder of Bambu, a B2B robo-advisory technology provider, discusses the growth trend in automated wealth management, how the company differentiates its technology as well as its recent business growth
01 January 1970

Funding Societies’ Teo: “We meet SMEs’ needs through hyperlocal products and partnerships”
Kelvin Teo, group CEO and co-founder of Funding Societies, explains the differences between the company and other peer-to-peer financing platforms, its business performance and the challenges it faces during the COVID-19 pandemic.