Charting the course

Mr Wang Ke

Greater China, CEO Hong Kong

Mr Wang Ke

Mr Wang Ke was appointed Head of Greater China on 1 November 2023 and CEO of OCBC Hong Kong on 15 December 2023. He joined OCBC as Chief Information Officer and Head of IT in China in 2012 and assumed the expanded role as Head of Operations and Technology afterwards.

Prior to his current role, Mr Wang was the CEO of OCBC Wing Hang China (now known as OCBC China) since December 2019. He has also served as Regional General Manager of the Pearl River Delta region and was appointed as the Deputy President of OCBC Wing Hang Bank China in March 2015. Mr Wang is conversant with foreign companies’ business models in China and has intimate knowledge of the local market and regulations. As an indispensable member of the Bank’s top management, he participated in the strategy formulation, led the implementation of many strategic projects and achieved fruitful results. He has over 20 years of international banking working experience spanning a wide spectrum of fields in China, the United States and Singapore.

Before joining OCBC, Mr Wang held several senior positions in JPMorgan Chase & Co., McKinsey & Company and United Overseas Bank (China) Limited, where he oversaw the operations, technology and risk management and accumulated rich and comprehensive experience in the international financial business management and people engagement. Mr Wang holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Peking University.