SVP, FinTech and New Businesses Lead, Corporate Development, Group Finance

Employer
DBS Bank Limited
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jan 2023
Closes
18 Feb 2023
Ref
18510303
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Business Function

Group Finance aims to deliver world-class standards in reporting, financial planning, and finance processes. We provide insights and analyses that help the bank make sound business decisions - whether in the areas of product development or customer profitability. We also provide capital management, business planning, forecasting, and tax and accounting advisory services.

The bank is also a certified Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for the Singapore Qualification Programme by the Singapore Accountancy Commission and an Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Approved Employer.

The Corporate Development team supports DBS' management and board in the origination and execution of strategic transactions globally, including mergers and acquisitions, investments and divestments, joint ventures and partnerships and new business initiatives, to maximise DBS' financial and competitive position.

Responsibilities

You will be part of a dynamic team that provides execution leadership and works closely with DBS' business units and external counterparties to ensure that DBS' strategic priorities are met in all our strategic transactions. This will involve a range of tasks including identifying potential investment and acquisition opportunities, macro and industry research, financial modelling and valuation analysis, due diligence, negotiation, obtaining internal and regulatory approvals and ensuring robust corporate governance over DBS' investment companies.

As FinTech and New Businesses Lead, you will be expected to be a domain expert and lead the origination and execution of potential strategic investments and acquisitions or support DBS' business units in the establishment of financial technology or new businesses that are adjacent to and can complement DBS' core banking business.

Requirements
  • Strong interest in financial technology, innovation, venture creation and investments.
  • At least 8 years of relevant working experience in financial technology, venture capital, private equity, or corporate finance / investment banking; relevant start-up experience would be considered.
  • Strong domain knowledge of financial markets infrastructure, payments and remittances, digital lending, embedded finance or open banking would be advantageous.
  • Demonstrate good business acumen in understanding value chains and jobs to be done, coupled with strong analysis and valuation skills.
  • Proactive, with a high level of resourcefulness to drive new initiatives and projects - this includes having strong organisational, time management and multi-tasking skills.
  • Have excellent communication, interpersonal and networking skills, and be able to engage internal and external stakeholders effectively.
  • Have the ability to lead deals and at the same time, be a strong team player.
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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.