David Koh joined SMBC Group as Deputy Head of Corporate Banking, Asia Pacific in March 2021. In his role, Mr Koh is responsible for supporting the strengthening and execution of a ‘One SMBC’ corporate coverage and solutions platform strategy for the region. Mr Koh joins from HSBC where he most recently led their Global Liquidity and Cash Management business in Singapore.
He brings close to 30 years of deep international experience in corporate and transaction banking having worked across seven geographies. Prior to HSBC, Mr Koh headed the Transaction Banking teams for Standard Chartered in Greater China and North Asia. Earlier in his career, he has managed wholesale banking and global transaction businesses at Westpac, JP Morgan and Deutsche Bank.