Mrs Chng Sok Hui is the Chief Financial Officer of DBS Group, and a member of the DBS Executive Committee. Prior to this appointment in October 2008, she was the Managing Director and Head of Risk Management at DBS Group and held the position for six years.
Sok Hui chairs the DBS Group Disclosure Committee which looks at disclosure matters and the processes and procedures that govern public disclosures. DBS has been ahead of the curve in implementing recommendations of the Financial Stability Board’s Enhanced Disclosure Task Force. Under her charge, DBS also embraced the concept of integrated reporting in its 2012 annual report, making it the first Singapore bank and the first listed Southeast Asian company to participate in a pilot programme set up by the International Integrated Reporting Council.
Sok Hui serves as Supervisor of the board of DBS Bank (China) Limited. Sok Hui is appointed by the Ministry of National Development (Singapore) to be a Board member of the Housing & Development Board, as well as the Ministry of Finance (Singapore) to serve on the Accounting Standards Council and the Board of The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore. Sok Hui has been invited to speak at various forums organized by the Financial Stability Board, the Basel Committee as well as professional accounting and risk bodies. She previously served on the Executive Committee of the Global IFRI Chief
Risk Officer Forum.
Sok Hui is a Chartered Accountant (CA, Singapore), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and a Certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM). Sok Hui received AsiaRisk’s Risk Manager of the Year Award in 2002. In October 2007, she was conferred the inaugural Financial Industry Certified Professional title by the Institute of Banking and Finance in Singapore. She was also the recipient of The Asian Banker’s Inaugural Risk Manager of the Year Award in 2012. Sok Hui was named Best CFO at the Singapore Corporate Awards 2013. She was also recognized as the Best CFO (Investor Relations) in Singapore for 2013 and 2014 by Corporate Governance Asia, and DBS was named the Best Investor Relations Company in Singapore.
Sok Hui is a member of the International Women’s Forum (Singapore).