Charting the course

Ms Christina Ong

Non-Executive and Independent Director

Ms Christina Ong

Ms Ong was first appointed to the Board on 15 February 2016 and last re-elected as a Director on 29 April 2019. She is presently the Chairman and Senior Partner of Allen & Gledhill LLP as well as the Co-Head of its Financial Services Department. Ms Ong is a lawyer and has been in Allen & Gledhill since 1987. She provides corporate and corporate regulatory and compliance advice, particularly to listed companies. Her areas of practice include banking, securities offerings, securities regulations, investment funds, capital markets, and corporate finance.

Ms Ong will be seeking re-election at the Bank’s 2022 Annual General Meeting.

Other Directorships and Principal Commitments/Appointments

  • Allen & Gledhill LLP, Chairman and Senior Partner
  • Allen & Gledhill Regulatory & Compliance Pte Ltd, Board Director
  • Eastern Development Holdings Pte Ltd, Board Director
  • Eastern Development Pte Ltd, Board Director
  • Epimetheus Ltd, Board Director
  • Hongkong Land Holdings Ltd*, Board Director
  • SIA Engineering Company Ltd*, Board Director
  • Singapore Telecommunications Ltd*, Board Director
  • ABF Singapore Bond Index Fund, Supervisory Committee, Member
  • Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, Member
  • MAS Corporate Governance Advisory Committee, Member
  • SGX Catalist Advisory Panel, Member
  • The Stephen A Schwarzman Scholars Trust, Trustee
* Listed companies

Directorships and Principal Commitments/Appointments for the past 5 years
  • Trailblazer Foundation Ltd, Board Director
  • Singapore Tourism Board, Board Member

Academic and Professional Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Laws (Second Upper Class Honours),University of Singapore
  • Member, Law Society of Singapore
  • Member, International Bar Association