DBS is now the ang moh investors’ favourite SE Asian bank. It has a successful digital strategy that has the both the buy and sides saying “Buy”. UOB or OCBC can’t match DBS’s fintech skills.
Well the dirty secret is that there are almost no S’poreans in its much deservedly vaunted fintech team. They are mostly FTs from achar land or PRC land. Locals (top young STEM grads from NUS or NTU) feel lonely and that they are working in Bangalore, Mumbai, Beijing or Shanghai.
Interesting that Peenoys not smart enough to work there. but the Peenoy HR personnel team in DBS are working on getting their fellow Peenoys employed there.