Risk ASEAN 2020
Asia Risk is delighted to present our 9th annual Risk ASEAN conference, the leading incubator for risk practitioners and investment professionals to share best practices in financial risk management in the region.
The most attended ASEAN's conference including 80+ CROs and Heads of Risk
Leading international and local financial institutions from 10 member states
The most influential decision-makers from buy-side firms and banks
World class speakers featuring regulators and industry experts
Chief Risk and Compliance Officer, Asia Pacific
Rajeev Bhatnagar is the Chief Risk and Compliance Officer, Asia Pacific, for BNY Mellon.
Based in Hong Kong, Rajeev is responsible for managing risk and compliance in the region — across all risk and compliance disciplines, businesses and legal entities — and for interfacing with local regulatory bodies.
Rajeev has more than 27 years of international banking experience, and has managed teams in Asia Pacific, particularly in Australia, as well as Africa, Europe and the US, making him uniquely experienced to manage complex and challenging situations across diverse geographies and cultures.
Prior to joining BNY Mellon in 2020, he was in senior roles at Commonwealth Bank of Australia for six years and at Citigroup for 21 years.
Rajeev has broad-based banking and risk management experience, spanning corporates and financial institutions, business banking and retail banking. In the last 17 years of his career in risk management, he has held Chief Risk Officer roles at country, regional and global levels. He has managed teams across all risk categories, including credit risk, operational risk, market risk and compliance.
Rajeev is an engineer by background and holds a Masters of Business Administration from one of the leading business schools in India and Asia Pacific, IIM Ahmedabad.
Bureau Chief, Asia
Blake Evans-Pritchard is bureau chief, Asia, for Risk.net based in Hong Kong. Before taking on his current role, he spent three years covering regulatory issues across Asia for Risk.net, including implementation of Basel III and other international standards in regional jurisdictions. Previously, he spent five years in Brussels writing about the European Union’s financial services sector and competition policy and a number of years as Africa editor for a news service covering post-conflict restitution around the world.
Tsao Family Office
Bryan has over 20 years of investment experience managing global multi asset portfolios. He has varied experience from managing Asian and European equities at Arab Bank to managing hedge fund portfolios at Oaks Family Office. He also has business experience co-founding First Avenue Partners, an alternative investment advisory business in London, and later heading alternative investments at DBS Private Bank. Bryan was CIO of Bordier Singapore before joining Karuna Pte Ltd, family office of the Tsao Group, as CIO.
Head of Analytics and Market Price Control, Market Risk Management
Head of Balance Sheet Management
Assistant Secretary General
Government Pension Fund Of Thailand
Dr. Man Juttijudata has a background in Engineering. He got his Bachelor from Chulalongkorn University and continued his path for the Master from Columbia University in New York, USA. He also received a scholarship to pursue Ph.D. from the George Washington University in DC. After gained some experiences in the US, he returned to Thailand. He joined TISCO as specialist in Economic and financial modeling covering Equity, Fixed Income and Currency. Later on he moved to Kasikorn Asset Management as Risk Manager. He also involved not only in Risk and Performance Measurement but also in Derivatives and Structured Funds. Finally, he joined Government Pension Fund in the same field of Risk Management. Then he moved to the head of Investment Strategy Department responsible for long-term Strategic Asset Allocation and short-term Tactical Asset Allocation. He was also a member of Asset Allocation team, Fund Manager Selection team, and Member Investment Choice team. Due to his exemplary performance, he was promoted as Assistant Secretary-General responsible for Strategic Management and Business Development, Corporate Consulting Group. At present, he is Chief Risk Officer responsible for Investment Risk Management, Corporate Compliance, and Enterprise Risk Management.
Director, Head of Regulatory Policy, APAC
Chief Investment Officer, ASEAN Fixed Income
Principal Asset Management Berhad
Chief Risk Officer
UnionBank of Philippines
Ahmad Shukri Abd Rahman
Chief Risk Officer
Ahmad Shukri has over 28 years of experience in banking and finance, focusing on areas of risk management and Islamic Finance.He is at present the Chief Risk Officer of Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad. Prior to his current appointment, he was the Head of Risk Management, OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad. Among others financial institutions that he had served are Oriental Finance, Pacific Bank, Bank Muamalat and Al-Rajhi Bank Malaysia.
He holds a Master (Executive) in Islamic Banking and Finance from Asia E University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration majoring in Finance from Texas A&M University, Commerce, USA.
Shukri is a member of the Finance Accreditation Agency’s Finance Accreditation Panel (FAP) and teaches Risk Management at the BNM’s International Center for Islamic Finance (INCEIF) for Master and PhD students.
His current area of interest is in the development of Enterprise Risk Management across all business entities and also managing technology risk especially in mitigating cyber threats, Shukri is a frequent guest speaker at the various risk forums in Malaysia and Singapore.
Prominent regulators and industry experts
The Risk ASEAN conference brings together senior professionals from major regional and global financial institutions and regulators to analyse the impact of regulatory reforms and investigate the latest investment strategies adopted by banks and institutional investors among ASEAN Economic Community.
The meeting place for ASEAN Economic Community
Each year Risk ASEAN conference provides platform for leading risk and investment professionals to meet and discuss mitigating investment risks in a volatile market, enhancing risk management strategies across credit, market, liquidity, and regulatory risks, and regulatory reforms across financial markets.
Analysis for ASEAN's risk and investment professionals
The conference is dedicated to informing risk and finance professionals to understand the challenges of risk management and investment today and provides an unparalleled insight into what is happening at the cutting edge of risk management and regulation across the region.
New for 2020
- Emerging risk from the rise of technology, innovation and geopolitics
- How supervisors in the region are tackling regulatory fragmentation
- Climate change’s impact on bank risk management
- LIBOR transition – how should market participants get prepared?
- Reality check on the applications of machine learning in risk management
- Deep dive into the practical implementation of FRTB and margin reform
The EU-ASEAN Business Council (EU-ABC) is the primary voice for European Business within the ASEAN region. Constituted in 2014, the EU-ABC is formally recognised by the European Commission and is accredited as an entity associated with ASEAN under Annex 2 of the ASEAN Charter.
The objective of the EU-ABC is to promote changes in policies and regulations for a better business environment, so that European businesses can more easily invest and grow in ASEAN. The Council’s membership consists of large European MNCs and the nine European Chambers of Commerce around Southeast Asia, representing a diverse range of European industries, with a common interest in enhancing trade, commerce and investment between Europe and ASEAN.
The EU-ABC has established a series of Advocacy Groups covering individual commercial sectors, cross-industry issues, organised several successful ASEAN-EU Business Summits and runs an annual EU-ASEAN Business Sentiment Survey. Find out more about the EU-ABC here: http://eu-asean.eu.
ASIFMA is an independent, regional trade association with over 125 member firms comprising a diverse range of leading financial institutions from both the buy and sell side, including banks, asset managers, law firms and market infrastructure service providers. Together, we harness the shared interests of the financial industry to promote the development of liquid, deep and broad capital markets in Asia. ASIFMA advocates stable, innovative and competitive Asian capital markets that are necessary to support the region’s economic growth. We drive consensus, advocate solutions and effect change around key issues through the collective strength and clarity of one industry voice. Our many initiatives include consultations with regulators and exchanges, development of uniform industry standards, advocacy for enhanced markets through policy papers, and lowering the cost of doing business in the region. Through the GFMA alliance with SIFMA in the United States and AFME in Europe, ASIFMA also provides insights on global best practices and standards to benefit the region.