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RiskMinds Edge: Asia
26 October 2022
Webinar2pm Hong Kong Time, GMT+8

Shivkumar Mahadevan
Chief Risk Officer, Corporate, Commercial & Institutional Banking at Standard Chartered Bank


Shivkumar Mahadevan (Shiv) is currently the Chief Risk Officer, CCIB at Standard Chartered Bank (SCB); with overall risk responsibility for Corporate, Commercial & Institutional Banking clients across all geographies. Shiv chair’s SCB's CCIB Risk Committee which oversees all the risks associated with the CCIB business (i.e. both financial and non financial risks) and is also part of the Group Risk & Compliance Management Team, Remuneration Forum, Underwriting Committee & Investment Committee.

Prior to this, he was the Regional Chief Risk Officer (RCRO), ASEAN & South Asia, at SCB. Besides exercising direct control responsibility for Credit Risk and Market Risk profile of the Group, he is extensively involved in maintaining alignment with risk appetite by rebalancing risks or controls that may be required in response to internal and external factors

Shiv has been in the financial services industry for over 27 years, of which the last 23 years have been with SCB where he has held various senior Risk roles across Singapore, Hong Kong, Dubai and Mumbai – covering multiple geographies around the world. Prior to joining the financial services industry, Shiv worked for 3 years with Tata Motors, India.

Shiv holds a degree in Electrical Engineering and a Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management (PGDM) from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore. He is passionate about mentoring and coaching talent and also occasionally goes in as a guest speaker at the Singapore Management University. Shiv is a Member of SCB's Global Diversity & Inclusion Council and leads the initiative for the Risk Function. He was awarded the Leading Risk Practitioner by the Asian Banker in 2015 and was conferred the IBF Fellow in 2016 by the Institute of Banking & Finance, Singapore.

Agenda Sessions

  • The latest risk landscape update in Asia: what do risk managers need to consider and how to be ready for 2023?