Razer Fintech Appoints Ex-DBS Chief Innovation Officer Neal Cross To Its Board Of Advisorsby Company Announcent December 5, 2019
Razer Fintech, the fintech arm of Razer Inc., has appointed Neal Cross as an Advisory Board member, joining other members of the advisory board,ex-GIC Chairman Lim Siong Guan and ex-DBS Chairman Koh Boon Hwee.
With Neal’s addition, Razer Fintech is now primed to be able to accelerate its strategy of building towards a global fintech platform including extending its offerings into the financial and digital banking services space.
Neal Cross is widely acclaimed as a key figure in driving the digital transformation of Singapore’s DBS Bank into a global innovation powerhouse. During his tenure as Chief Innovation Officer between 2014 and 2019, DBS was the first bank globally to be awarded “Best Digital Bank” in 2016 and 2018 by Euromoney and “World’s Best Bank” by Euromoney in 2019.
After five years heading DBS Bank’s innovation initiatives, Neal is now the Chairman of Perth-based fintech PictureWealth, the neo-wealth startup that Neal co-founded in Australia several years ago.
“We are excited to have Neal on board with us and look forward to drawing on his experience and innovative ideas to guide us as we look to broaden Razer Fintech’s scope of services into areas such as financial and digital banking services,”
says Min-Liang Tan, co-founder and CEO of Razer Inc.
“There, we see a massive opportunity globally, especially amongst the underserved demographics of the youth and millennials.”
“I am deeply honoured to work with another iconic Singapore brand that has a strong moral compass and visionary CEO and I look forward to bringing my passion for gaming, innovation and financial happiness to help build Razer Fintech into a global financial powerhouse,”
says Neal Cross.
“As an ex game developer and banker, I couldn’t think of a more exciting company at the moment than Razer and look forward to seeing how we will shape the future of finance for the next generation.”