LinkedIn | Mon, Jan 23, 2023
BWC new member spotlight: Mark Evans, ANZ Country Head Singapore and Head of South East Asia, India & Middle East.
Mark was appointed Country Head, Singapore in May 2022 with additional responsibility for South East Asia economies, including Indonesia, India, Malaysia, Philippines and UAE. As Country Head, Singapore, Mark is responsible for the overall business of ANZ Singapore across the Institutional, Corporate and Markets segments, and for driving connectivity between Singapore, ANZ's home markets of Australia and New Zealand and our international network.
Prior to this appointment, he was Head of Strategic Planning and Execution, Institutional, based in Sydney where he was responsible for Strategic Delivery as well as Business Execution, Assurance, Data, Communications, Marketing and Banker Capability.
Mark is an experienced banker and has held senior roles across relationship, product and operations. He joined ANZ in 2009 as Global Head of Trade and Supply Chain, and in 2013 was appointed ANZ’s Chief Compliance Officer. In this role he was responsible for developing and implementing a global compliance framework and ensuring high compliance standards in all the jurisdictions in which ANZ operates. Mark was then appointed Managing Director, Transaction Banking in 2016 where he was responsible for end-to-end Transaction Banking services – including payments, cash management, trade finance and supply chain finance solutions – across ANZ’s home markets of Australia and New Zealand and the bank’s footprint globally.
Prior to ANZ, Mark spent five years at HSBC, initially as Head of Trade and Supply Chain for Australia and New Zealand and then three years in Hong Kong where he was responsible for the Trade and Supply Chain business across Asia Pacific.
This is part of a lengthy career that started with a graduate position with National Australia Bank and also various roles with St George, State Street and Commonwealth Bank.
Mark is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist and a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Banking & Finance.
We appreciate his support for our mission and look forward to his engagement!