Announcement Details

FWA Advancing Women in Finance Mentoring Programme 2022 - Accepting Applications till 20 March!

13 March 2022


Please refer to the FWA website for an overview of the Programme Structure and list of Mentors, many of whom are from the Female and Male Champion community at FWA.:

Here are some of our 2022 Mentors, made up of senior executives in the Singapore finance industry, many of whom are also Male and Female Champions of FWA.

Mentor Company  Designation
Ai Ning Wee Great Eastern Life Chief Investment Officer
Alexander Harrison Barclays COO, APAC and Country CEO, Singapore.
Alistair Thompson FSSA Investment Managers Director
Audrey The Cambridge Associates Managing Director
Catherine Low ING Head of Lending and Transaction Services, APAC
Celynne Go HSBC Head of Wholesale Credit Risk Management, Singapore
Chris Lum Saxo Markets Regional Head of Digital Sales, APAC
Cindy Tan GMO Head of Operations, Singapore
Deanna Ong GIC Chief People Officer
Dennis Tan Prudential CEO, Singapore
Eileen Chia UOB Group Head of Global Markets Sales
Eleanor Seet Nikko Asset Management President & Head of Asia ex. Japan
Genevieve Heng Anthem Asia Co-Founder and Director
Giao Pik Ho UOB MD, Global Financial Institutions Group
Helen Tindle Varde Partners Head of Tax, APAC
Henry Quek State Street Head of Sales, Trading and Research, APAC
Ivan Chang Saxo Markets Regional Head of Institutional Business, APAC
Jakob Nilsson Federated Hermes Head of Distribution, APAC
James Yeo SMBC Nikko Head of Mergers and Acquisitions, South East Asia and Oceania
Janaki Vaithianathan SMBC Nikko Head of Legal and Compliance
Jason Moo Julius Baer Head of Private Banking, Southeast Asia and Singapore Branch Manager
Jean Chia Bank of Singapore Chief Investment Officer
Jessie Yim ANZ Head of Global Subsidiaries & Joint Coverage Head
Jia Yng Wee Cloudwall Capital COO, Co-Founder
Joanne Chan Barclays CFO, APAC
Johnny Wijaya BNY Mellon Head of APAC Innovation Center
Joon Heem Kham Barclays COO, Singapore
Josephine Lok UBS COO, Singapore
Joyce Ngan Deutsche Bank Wealth Management        Head of Global Funds Group, Emerging Markets
Khadija Haque Oliver Wyman Chief of Staff and Head of Business Impact
Lynn Lau 65 Equity Partners CFO
Marcus Slöör Credit Suisse Market Group Head Philippines, Thailand & Vietnam
Maria Jelen Saxo Markets Regional Head of Relationship Management and Sales Trading, APAC
Mathilde Swierczynska SMBC Nikko Head of Private Wealth Compliance, APAC
Nicolas Marquier International Finance Corporation Country Manager, Singapore, Malaysia & Brunei
Nicolo Magni UBS Head of Investment Banking, South East Asia and India
Patricia Enslow   Senior Advisor, Ex-Chief Marketing Officer
Priya Kini HSBC Head of Global Banking, Singapore
Rana Karadsheh International Finance Corporation Regional Industry Head
Rene Buehlmann abrdn CEO, APAC
Sandra Cheng Columbia Threadneedle Investments CEO, Singapore
Stephanie Simonnet Loopedin Non-Executive Director and Founder
Thomas Kaegi UBS Asset Management Head, Singapore & SEA
Wenting Shen T. Rowe Price Vice President, Solutions Strategist and Portfolio Manager in the Multi-Asset Division


Mentee Eligibility

  • Have more than 8 years' experience in the financial industry
  • Have a committed, mature and enthusiastic attitude towards the Programme
  • Be willing to give back to FWA and community after graduating from Programme
  • Be assessed for fit with available mentors
  • Upon a successful match with a Mentor, join FWA as an Individual FWA member (if not yet already a member)
  • Be willing to make necessary payments: Individual Membership fee is $120. Mentoring Programme fee is $100.


Please click here to apply