Head of Asia Pacific Industry & Government Affairs

SGD 160 k
Singapore
Permanent

My Client is onel of the largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure, they provide leading data and insights, trading platforms, and open data and technology platforms that connect a thriving global financial markets community - driving performance in trading, investment, wealth management, regulatory compliance, market data management, enterprise risk and fighting financial crime

What you will do

  • Act as point person in Asia-Pac on important thematic policy areas impacting the business with strategic and tactical recommendations. This includes:
  • Financial services regulatory developments at the global, regional or national level
  • AML/CTF policies and regulatory developments
  • Data legislation affecting financial services, including data localization issues
  • Sustainable finance policy and advocacy
  • Policies affecting technology development like cloud, artificial intelligence and electronic trading platforms.
  • Be a spokesperson for the business in engaging government and influencing the stakeholders in Asia-Pac on data topics

What you bring

  • 5-8 years+ experience working directly with Government departments, regulators and agencies in Asia-Pac region. This includes central banks, securities regulators, data privacy offices and industry association.
  • Strong preference for experience with financial data industry and financial data management
  • Understanding of and relationships with Central Banks and Ministries of Finance in the region including both mature financial markets (e.g. Singapore, Japan, Australia) and emerging markets (e.g. Malaysia, Indonesia, India).
  • Understanding of the regulation and licensing requirements within the region for technology and financial services businesses including securities, brokerage, asset management, wealth management and financial data
  • Experience in a regulator, government or trade body favourable

In return, you will benefit from:

  • A highly competitive base salary with good earning potential
  • Benefits including 28 days holiday, private healthcare etc
  • Time and investment in your training, plus clear career progression.

Reach out to Shahbaz khan on shahbazkhan@ec1partners.com for more details.

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