Chew Sutat is a Senior Advisor with Teneo based in Singapore. He brings a wealth of financial services sector experience and will serve as a trusted advisor to Teneo’s clients on issues relating to business strategy, policy analysis and risk and reputation management with a focus on Southeast Asia.
Mr. Chew retired from Singapore Exchange (SGX) in July 2022. He was senior managing director and a member of SGX’s executive management team for 14 years. On his watch the exchange transformed from an Asian Gateway to a global multi asset exchange. As Head of Global Sales and Origination, he managed SGX’s equity and debt capital market teams in developing private-to-public capital raising solutions for companies. He was also responsible for SGX’s international offices and oversaw specialist sales teams in 10 cities, serving all client segments with the full spectrum of SGX products and services. In addition, he chaired SGX’s Bull Charge CSR initiatives for the last decade.
Prior to SGX, Mr. Chew held senior roles at Standard Chartered Bank, OCBC Securities and DBS Bank, where he led strategic planning and business development portfolios for institutional banking and private clients. He founded Shan De Advisors (a family business) with his wife in September 2021, and serves as a non-executive board member of ADDX, a Fintech startup backed by Temasek and SGX, and NTUitive, the Innovation and Enterprise Company of Nanyang Technological University. Mr. Chew was recently appointed as a Board Director of Income Insurance. He is a Fellow of Singapore Institute of Directors and the Institute of Banking and Finance Singapore (IBF), and was just awarded the Global Investor Asia Capital Markets Lifetime Achievement Award.
Mr. Chew dedicates his personal time to a variety of social causes. He is Chairman for the Community Chest and a board member of the National Council of Social Service (NCSS). He also chairs Caregivers Alliance Limited, which received the MCCY 2019 top Corporate Governance and Transparency award for mid-size charities. He is also Immediate Past Chairman of the Kaki Bukit Citizens’ Consultative Committee.
Mr. Chew graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) degree in Philosophy, Politics & Economics (PPE) from Oxford University and holds a Master of Arts degree from Oxford.