Razer Fintech Appoints Ex-DBS Chairman to its Boardby Fintechnews Singapore October 3, 2019
Razer Fintech, the financial technology arm of Razer Inc has appointed Koh Boon Hwee as a member of Razer Fintech’s Advisory Board.
Koh was formerly the Chairman of DBS Bank. He has also served as Chairman of blue chip corporates such as Singapore Telecommunications Limited and Singapore Airlines Limited, and is the Chairman of global technology companies, Agilent Technology Inc., AAC Technologies Holdings Inc. and Sunningdale Tech Ltd. He had previously served on the board of Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited.
Koh is also currently the Chairman of Credence Capital, a private equity fund focused on investing in SMEs in Southeast Asia. A longstanding and highly experienced investor in emerging technologies and mentor to high-growth firms, Koh seems to be well-positioned to contribute greatly to Razer Fintech’s growth strategy.
“I am excited to share my corporate and financial services experience with Razer Fintech to provide guidance and contribute to its ambitions of rolling-out its fintech solutions globally,”
“Unlike many other fintech providers which are bound to certain geographies, Razer, as the world’s leading lifestyle brand for youth and millennials, has a truly global reach. I am confident that Razer Fintech, with its unique proposition of focusing on addressing the needs of the youth and millennials who today already constitute the majority of the working population globally, will be uniquely poised to become their preferred financial provider.”
“With the move of regulators to liberalise banking including the grant of digital bank licenses, we are excited to have Mr. Koh on board as our esteemed advisor as we seek to rollout our digital payments solutions and explore the development and launch of digital banking platforms in Singapore and globally. Mr. Koh’s extensive experience and proven track record as an entrepreneur and corporate leader at some of the leading companies in the world will help us greatly in driving our growth strategy and addressing financial inclusivity and diversity across all markets.”
said Min-Liang Tan, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Razer Inc.
Koh joins Razer’s impressive board with recently appointed Ex-GIC President, Lim Siong Guan as an Advisory Board member.