Asia Risk 15: Piyush Gupta, DBS


We are not very good at being a multinational bank today,” Piyush Gupta, chief executive of DBS Group in Singapore tells Asia Risk. “We are sort of a single-country bank that embarked on a multinational journey about 10 years ago. But many of our frameworks are not adequately evolved to be a regional multinational.”

Gupta should know. He previously worked for 29 years at Citi, which has a domestic presence in 18 local markets in Asia, most recently as chief executive for South-east Asia Pacific