Edmund Koh

Member of the UBS Group Executive Board since 2019 - Edmund Koh

Singaporean, born 1960

Member of the UBS Group Executive Board since 2019

Function at UBS Group AG

President UBS Asia Pacific

Year of initial appointment to UBS Group AG and UBS AG: 2019

Professional history and education

Edmund Koh became a member of the GEB and was appointed President UBS Asia Pacific of UBS Group AG and UBS AG in January 2019. He was Head Wealth Management Asia Pacific from 2016 to 2018 as well as Country Head Singapore from 2012 to 2018. Mr. Koh has more than 30 years' experience in senior roles in financial services. He joined UBS in 2012 as Head Wealth Management South East Asia and Asia Pacific Hub and Country Head Singapore from Taiwan-based Ta Chong Bank where he served as President and Director from 2008 to 2011. From 2001 to 2008, Mr. Koh was Managing Director and Regional Head, Consumer Banking of DBS Bank in Singapore. In 2001, he became CEO of Alverdine Bank, two years earlier he held the same position for Prudential Assurance, both companies based in Singapore. Mr. Koh holds a bachelor of Science degree in psychology from the University of Toronto.

Other activities and functions

  • Member of the Wealth Management Institute at Nanyang Technological University Singapore
  • Member of the Ministry of Finance’s Committee on the Future Economy Sub-Committees
  • Member of the Board of Next50 Limited
  • Trustee of the Cultural Matching Fund
  • Member of the Board of Medico Suites (S) Pte Ltd
  • Member of the Board of Medico Republic (S) Pte Ltd