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“My role as CEO is to lead by engagement, to create a conducive environment for people not the CEO, to perform”


“My role as CEO is to lead by engagement, to create a conducive environment for people not the CEO, to perform”

May 2016

OCBC Bank’s CEO Samuel Tsien is steering the bank to remain true to its nature: of being a commercial bank, an intermediary for people. It will not be distracted by technological adoption and investment for the sake of earning a little return for the bank, but whether the technology will do something for the customer. […]


“I want to leverage our capital and make the best out of it”


“I want to leverage our capital and make the best out of it”

May 2016

Aravinda Perera, Sampath Bank’s managing director, shares how he is leading the bank in executing sustainable strategies and leveraging on capital growth, people, and technology to respond to challenges in Sri Lanka’s banking industry. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video […]


“All companies have to think strategy now”


“All companies have to think strategy now”

May 2016

Banthoon Lamsam, chairman and chief executive of Kasikornbank, shares how employee-centred strategies and digitisation is keeping one of Thailand’s largest banks upbeat as it regionalise its operation in an ASEAN economy. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video Access Audio Here […]


“We cannot remain domestic and compete with each other with very limited resources”


“We cannot remain domestic and compete with each other with very limited resources”

May 2016

Chao Chin Tung, chairman, CTBC Bank, discusses CTBC expanding beyond Taiwan and going global, and his outlook on Taiwan’s future and its relationship with China. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video Access Audio Here is the transcript of the video. […]


“The worst you can do in challenging times is divert from a simple agenda”


“The worst you can do in challenging times is divert from a simple agenda”

May 2016

Ala’a Eraiqat, group CEO and executive director, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) discusses steering ADCB beyond the global financial crisis, maintaining high morale in the workplace, and emphasising customer experience and digitisation. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video Access Audio […]