Ankur Kanwar

Head of Cash Management, Singapore & ASEAN, Global Head of Structured Solutions Development

20 years of experience in Transaction Banking, Treasury and Finance across markets in Asia and USA 

Ankur leads strategy and execution for the Cash Management business across ASEAN region. He also leads the Structured Solutions Development team globally for Cash management. He is deeply entrenched in new client solutions, regulatory changes as well as emerging trends across ASEAN. He leads a global team of seasoned professionals from the treasury and finance industry, building new and innovative structured cash management solutions. 

Since joining Standard Chartered, he has worked with a number of large corporate clients on enhancing efficiency of their cash and treasury management operations. He has also been instrumental in launching a variety of innovative digital solutions and is a key influencer of new technology adoption in the industry. He is a regular speaker in various industry events and has also authored a number of thought leadership articles in broadsheets and reputed industry journals. 

Prior to joining Standard Chartered Bank, Ankur worked for JP Morgan Chase in Singapore and New York. He led product management function for Transaction Banking regulatory products as well as worked extensively with large corporate clients streamlining their liquidity management structures.  

Ankur also has expertise in Treasury management leading Balance sheet hedging, funding strategies, engagement with capital and funding divisions as well as assessments for clients on regulatory changes.  

He is a Chartered Accountant from India and also holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualification.