VP – Business Risk, Investment Banking

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eames Consulting Singapore , EA Licence No: 16S8091
  • 14 May 18 2018-05-14

My client is a global investment back with strong presence in the region. With a number of branches spread across APAC, they offer a broad range of financial services to their corporate clients and institutional investors.


You will be part of the Business Risk team with an oversight of front-to-back investment banking functions. This is a newly created headcount reporting into the Head of Business Risk seated in Singapore and will be responsible for:

  • Identifying, assessing and monitoring risks on an ongoing firm-wide and individual entity basis
  • Supporting the Head of Business Risk Management in its implementation, review and approval of the business risk framework which includes Business Continuity Management and MAS Outsourcing guidelines
  • Supporting the testing of operational risk controls across the business
  • Participating in local and regional discussions to formulate new/ enhance existing control processes, policies and standards that reflect the local/ regional/ global regulatory requirements
  • Reporting to senior management and the board or risk committee, as appropriate, on all these items, including but not limited to proposing appropriate risk-mitigating actions


  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in a Business Risk/ 1st Line of Defence/ Audit of Investment Banking business; advantageous to have Markets exposure
  • Degree in Banking, Business, Accountancy or other relevant professional qualification
  • Knowledge of the local MAS regulatory requirements; advantageous to have regional exposure and respective regulatory requirements (e.g: HKMA, CBRC, APRA, etc.)
  • Good communication skills with the ability to manage key business stakeholders with varied seniority

If you would like to find out more about this role, please click apply below. Alternatively, you may send your updated resume to Niwas.Nallasamy@eamesconsulting.com (EA: 16S8091/ R1436884)