SGX names DBS's Michael Syn as head of derivatives


Michael Syn, chief operating officer of DBS Asset Management, will join Singapore Exchange (SGX) as a senior vice-president and head of derivatives, a newly-created position, from March 1.

In his new role, Singapore-based Syn will lead SGX's growth in the trading and distribution of derivatives. He will report directly to Gan Seow Ann, president of SGX.

Syn oversaw the regional management of DBS Asset Management and has extensive experience in both investment banking and investment management ba