Working here Our business areas

For a career as unique as you are

We’re a talented and committed workforce, representing 131 nationalities across more than 53 markets in our footprint regions of Asia, Africa and the Middle East and beyond.

We’ve been in business for more than 160 years, so we know the value of nurturing your strengths over the long term. And we foster a diverse and inclusive environment that’s free from bias, where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution.

Our business is structured into client and customer segments and business support functions.

Find out more about each team below:

Our client and customer teams

Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking (CCIB)

When you're part of our team, you can be more innovative and influential.  You can take your career as far as you want it to go. This is a place where ambition meets impact.  You'll have opportunities to work on exciting projects, learn new skills and make a meaningful difference to the world.

Consumer, Private and Business Banking (CPBB)

We work with individuals and small businesses to offer a range of traditional banking services as well as investment, credit and wealth planning solutions. We serve millions of affluent and emerging affluent clients across the world with a focus on digital services to offer our clients unique and superior experiences. 

Our business support function teams

Corporate Affairs, Brand and Marketing (CABM)

Our Corporate Affairs, Brand and Marketing function manages the Group’s communications and engagement with stakeholders to protect the Group's reputation, brand and services.

Conduct, Financial Crime and Compliance (CFCC)

Our team enable sustainable business by delivering the right outcomes for the bank, its clients and communities by partnering internally and externally to achieve the highest standards in conduct and compliance.

Global Business Services (GBS)

Global Business Services is at the heart of the professional services, core systems and processes at the bank including client care, finance services, risk, technology services, cybersecurity, cyber forensics, regulatory compliance and banking operations.

Group CFO

5,600 people are part of our Group CFO team. We have seven support functions: Finance, Treasury, Strategy, Investor Relations, Corporate Development, Supply Chain Management and Property.

Group Internal Audit (GIA)

An independent function who help the Board and Executive Management to protect the assets and sustainability of the Group.

Human Resources (HR)

Our Human Resources function maximises the value of our investment in people through recruitment, development and employee engagement. 


Our Legal team enable sustainable business and protect the Group from legal-related risk.

Transformation, Technology and Operations (TTO)

Our Transformation, Technology and Operations team are responsible for the Group’s systems development and technology infrastructure. We’re digitising our banking services, making it easier than ever for our customers to bank.


Our Risk function are responsible for the overall second line of defence responsibilities related to risk management, which involves oversight and challenge of risk management actions of the first line. 

SC Ventures

We're rewiring the DNA in banking. SC Ventures provides the platform & catalyst for us to promote innovation, invest in disruptive financial technology and explore alternative business models. 

Ready to apply?

If you’re looking for a career with purpose and want to work for a bank making a difference, we’d love to hear from you.