Date : 20 June 2005

Change in Boardroom


Date of change

Type of changeAppointment
DesignationNon-Executive Director
DirectorateNon Independent & Non Executive
NameLau Cheng Huat David
QualificationsMasters of Business Administration from University of Pennsylvania
Working experience and occupation Mr. David Lau has over 20 years of experience in treasury business. He was the Regional Treasury Manager for the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC), Singapore, running the bank’s Asian business from 1989 to 1995. In that role, he presided over the integration of CIBC’s corporate and investment banking business and streamlined their Asian treasury business. Between 1987 to 1989, Mr. Lau was Chief Dealer at Industrial Bank of Japan, and before that, a trader with Banker’s Trust Company from 1983 to 1986. Mr. Lau also acted as the Managing Director and Regional Head of Global Financial Markets at NatWest Bank, responsible for NatWest’s business in South East Asia before joining DBS Bank in December 1999. Currently, Mr. Lau is the Managing Director and Joint Head of Global Financial Markets at DBS Bank. He also serves on the DBS Group Holdings Management Committee
Directorship of public companies (if any)Nil
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerNil
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesNil

Announcement Info

Stock Name HDBS    
Date Announced20 Jun 2005  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoCU-050614-41751