Chee Kin LAM
Managing Director & Head, Group Legal, Compliance & Secretariat
DBS Bank Ltd
Chee Kinis accountable for the team which manages the legal and regulatory risk of DBS across
legal entities, segments and geographies . Prior to joining, he held various legal and compliance
portfolios in Standard Chartered Bank, JPMorgan, Rajah & Tann and Allen & Gledhill , including a
stint as Chief Operating Officer, South East Asia for JPMorgan
A lawyer by profession, he has particular expertise in financial services regulation, and financial
markets product and business structuring. Currently, however, he is focusing on the impact of
digitisation, and the evolution of frameworks that will be necessary to cope with digitisation and data,
together with s econd order issues such as how criminal activity will also evolve, and how legal and
compliance departments can benefit from analytics and AI.
Chee Kin currently serves on the Advisory Board to the Singapore Management University School of
Law, the Advisory Panel to the NUS Centre for Banking and Finance Law, and the Data Protection
Advisory Committee of Singapore. In 2015, Chee Kin was recognised as a Distinguished Fellow by
the Institute of Banking and Finance in the field of compliance.