Laurence Van der Loo

Managing Director, Head of Tech and Ops

Laurence is Managing Director, Technology and Operations at ASIFMA, the Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association.

Based in Singapore, Laurence is responsible for coordinating ASIFMA’s Operations and Technology efforts including regulatory implementation, cost efficiencies, KYC/AML, fintech/regtech and cyber and cloud. ASIFMA’s work in this area includes regulatory advocacy, driving harmonization and work on industry best practices in these areas. In addition, she oversees several of ASIFMA’s regional committees in India which help develop and shape ASIFMA’s regulatory engagements to drive capital market development. Laurence also supports the CEO team with ASIFMA’s corporate governance and board processes.

Laurence has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining ASIFMA in 2016, she was responsible for European business development at Vistra Hong Kong, assisting foreign companies and funds to set up in Asia. Before that, she managed a portfolio of Natural Resources Companies at ING Corporate Banking in Brussels, working on numerous ECM, DCM, securitisation and syndicated loan deals for her clients.