Mr. Choo Chin Kok BBA
Mr. Choo Chin Kok Frank is a Principal Consultant with Mayvest Asia Private Ltd and a
Senior Consultant with Trustford Consultants Pte Ltd.
Since January 2012, he was appointed by The Association of Banks in Singapore as
advisor in connection with the Asia Council of the Bankers' Association for Finance and
He served as Chairman of The Permanent Committee for Finance, Investment & Trade
(COFIT) in the ASEAN Banking Council for several years. Currently, he continues to
serve in COFIT as a delegate of The Association of Banks in Cambodia.
He is a seasoned banker with a career that spanned 37 years at United Overseas
Bank's. Mr. Choo held a variety of senior positions, both in Singapore and abroad. His
last position was head of United Overseas Bank's Global Financial Institution Group. He
started as a dealer covering FX and Money Markets and worked in UOB New York for 7
years after undergoing training in Zurich and London.
Upon returning to Singapore, his responsibilities included the management of financial
futures , precious metals and trading activities ; Treasury Settlements and Operations
support ; Correspondent Banking activities covering Global Account Relationship
Management, Custody, Bank Syndications & Trade Finance, as well as Banks /
Sovereign credit risk and Credit Control, Governance & Administration.
He contributed to academia as a member of the Advisory Committee in
the School of Business & Accountancy at Singapore's Ngee Ann Polytechnic, and was
an External Examiner for the Polytechnic.