Board of Directors
 
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LEE WAI FAI , MBA

Chairman

Wai Fai is Chairman of UOBAM and the Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of UOBAM's parent, United Overseas Bank (UOB). He leads the banking group's financial and management accounting, investor relations and corporate services divisions.

 

Wai Fai joined UOB in 1989 and has held senior positions in the UOB group, including being head of international branches and regional banking subsidiaries, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of UOB Radanasin Bank Public Company Limited, Head of Finance as well as Head of Policy and Planning of UOB.

 

He holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) degree from the National University of Singapore and a Master of Business Administration degree in Banking and Finance from the Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University. Wai Fai has more than 25 years of experience in the banking sector.

 

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VANA BULBON , MBA

Director

Vana is Chief Executive Officer of UOBAM's Thailand subsidiary and has been instrumental in building the business into an award-winning investment house in Thailand. UOBAM (Thailand) offers a wide array of mutual funds to retail clients, and provides investment management and consulting services to institutions – both Provident Funds and Private Funds. Under Vana’s leadership, he oversaw the successful integration of ING Funds (Thailand) Company Ltd with UOBAM's existing operations in Thailand following UOBAM's acquisition of ING's Thai operations in 2013.

 

Vana was previously Deputy Director of Investment at Investment CPB Equity Co. Ltd in Thailand and was also Portfolio Manager of Investment at Prudential Portfolio Managers Asia in Singapore. He has also worked at Thai Investment and Securities Co. Ltd and Thai Capital Management Co. Ltd.

 

Vana holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance from San Diego State University in San Diego, California, USA and a Bachelor of Science (Electrical Engineering) from Thailand's Chulalongkorn University.

 

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THIEU THI NHAT LE , MBA

Director

Le is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of UOBAM’s Vietnam subsidiary and is responsible for spearheading the firm’s business expansion in Vietnam. She has 13 years of experience in the asset management industry in Vietnam, including 10 years in top executive positions at Vietnam Asset Management Ltd. (VAM) and VAM Vietnam Fund Management Joint Stock Company (VAM Vietnam) where she was Chief Operating Officer for two years since 2013 and Chief Executive Officer since 2015.

 

Prior to joining VAM, she was a senior officer in the International Cooperation department at Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HUT) where she was involved in coordinating projects and exploring overseas collaboration opportunities between HUT and other foreign academic institutions.

 

Le holds a Master of Business Administration from Maastricht School of Management in the Netherlands and a Bachelor of English Literature and Linguistics from Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences and Humanities. She is a licensed fund manager in Vietnam.

 

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THNG TIEN TAT

Independent Director

Tien Tat has close to thirty years of experience in banking and spent more than twenty years in UOB developing banking business for UOB in the Mekong region, in particular Vietnam and Myanmar. He is currently responsible for deal sourcing, investment valuation, structuring and divestments at UOB Venture Management. 

Prior to joining UOB Venture Management, Tien Tat was with United Overseas Bank as the Country Manager for Vietnam, and was based in Ho Chi Minh City since 2001. He was the lead manager in UOB’s equity participation of 20% stake in a Vietnam local bank known as Southern Commercial Joint Stock Bank and also served on its board. 

As the former President of the Singapore Business Group in Vietnam, Tien Tat is active in the business community in Mekong Region. In 2010, he initiated an Interest Free Loan programme for more than 600 university students in Vietnam under the UOB Interest Free Loan Programme. Most recently in 2014, he set up a UOB University Scholarships Programme that will benefit 45 students in Myanmar.

Prior to joining UOB in 1996, Tien Tat spent four years in SME financing with Mayban Finance in Singapore. He graduated from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore with a Bachelor degree in Banking and Insurance.

 

 

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DINH DUC QUANG , MBA

Independent Director

Quang has more than 20 years of banking experience in Vietnam. He currently holds the position of Country Head of Global Markets of United Overseas Bank Limited (Vietnam) (UOB Vietnam).

 

Prior to joining UOB Vietnam, he was Deputy CEO cum Head of Treasury of Orient Commercial Joint Stock Bank (OCB) where he managed and oversighted all treasury activities and financial institutions business of the Bank for more than 3 years. Before that, he was with HSBC Vietnam for 10 years and escalated his working coverage from a Treasury Dealer to Head of Trading. He was also a Trade Finance Officer at Dong A Bank for over 3 years.

 

Quang holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Bolton (United Kingdom) and a Bachelor of Banking from the Banking University of Ho Chi Minh city (Vietnam) and a Bachelor of English from National University of Vietnam.