Anna Marrs

Regional CEO, ASEAN & South Asia and CEO, Commercial & Private Banking | Joined January 2012


Anna was appointed Regional CEO, ASEAN & South Asia in November 2016. She will be leaving her role on 31 May 2018.


Anna joined Standard Chartered as Group Head of Strategy and Corporate Development in January 2012. Prior to this she was a partner at McKinsey & Company’s Banking Practice in its Global Banking Practice and is a recognised expert in banking strategy. Prior to McKinsey she ran a financial information and technology company, having started her career with a hedge fund in New York.

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Insights See what Anna is writing about

Building the future: Asia’s infrastructure boom

Greater collaboration could help bridge Asia’s USD26 trillion infrastructure gap

Trade beyond borders | 6 Jun 2017

South Asia – take another look

If your company is facing slowing exports and rising costs, now is the time to add South Asia to the…

Trade beyond borders | 2 Feb 2017

Women entrepreneurs: catalysts for growth

From breaking down barriers to making the right plan – tips for female business owners

Expand your business | 9 Jun 2016

The secret of success: know when to listen, when to tune out

Why ignoring certain advice is a crucial part of the skill set for all budding entrepreneurs

Expand your business | 11 Jun 2015