May Siew Boi Tan

Independent Non-executive Director

May Siew Boi Tan

Member of Audit & Risk Committee, Finance & General Committee, Human Resources & Remuneration Committee, Nomination Committee and Sustainability Committee

Aged 65
Appointed on 7 August 2018


Expertise

  • CLP market experience
  • Company executive
  • Global market experience
  • Other industries
  • Other listed board roles
  • Professional (Accounting)
  • Related industry experience (Property / Retail)
  • Risk & compliance  

Titles, Qualifications and Education

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
  • Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Graduated from the University of Sheffield

Other Major Offices

  • Link Asset Management Ltd.(as manager of Link Real Estate Investment Trust) (Independent Non-executive Director, and member of Audit and Risk Management Committee, Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committee) 
  • Anticimex New TopHolding AB (Board member) 
  • HSBC Insurance (Asia) Ltd. (Independent Non-executive Director) 
  • HSBC Life (International) Ltd. (Independent Non-executive Director)
  • JPMorgan China Growth & Income plc# (Independent Non-executive Director)
  • MSIG Insurance (Hong Kong) Ltd. (Director)

Public Service

  • Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation (Executive Committee member)

Past Experience

Ms Tan was an Executive Director of Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Ltd. and its Chief Executive Officer from July 2014 to February 2017.  She joined Standard Chartered Bank in 2009 as Global Head, Equity Corporate Finance.   She was previously the Chief Executive Officer of Cazenove Asia Ltd., and was a partner of Cazenove and Co. Cazenove Asia Ltd. (now known as Standard Chartered Securities (Hong Kong) Ltd.) became part of Standard Chartered Hong Kong in January 2009.

In public service, Ms Tan was the Chairman of The Hong Kong Association of Banks, the ex-officio member of Hong Kong Trade Development Council and a member of the Currency Board Sub-Committee of The Exchange Fund Advisory Committee of Hong Kong Monetary Authority.   She was a member of the Listing Committee of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.# (from 2012 to 2015) and a member of the Takeovers and Mergers Panel and the Takeovers Appeal Committee of the Securities and Futures Commission (from 2001 to 2013).   Ms Tan was also a Council Member (from 2008 to 2017) and the Vice Chairman (from 2012 to 2017) of Oxfam Hong Kong.


#The securities of these companies are currently listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange or overseas stock exchange(s).

 

Latest update: 25 August 2021

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