Dennis KhooManaging Director – Group Head, TMRW Digital Group. at United Overseas Bank (UOB)
Dennis Khoo is the Regional Head of TMRW Digital Group at United Overseas Bank (UOB). In his current role, Dennis leads the strategy and oversees the roll-out of UOB’s digital bank TMRW in its key ASEAN markets. TMRW launched in its first market, Thailand, on 1 March 2019.
Dennis joined UOB in October 2013 and was previously the head of its consumer banking business in Singapore, covering all consumer banking products and segments from core banking to privilege banking.
Prior to joining UOB, Dennis spent 10 years with an international bank and held various senior roles within its retail banking division. Dennis has been responsible for some of the best innovations in retail banking in Singapore, including e$aver, the first online deposit in Singapore, XtraSaver, Retail Bonds, and Pay-Any-Card.
Dennis is an engineer by profession and has a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration, from the National University of Singapore. He also possesses a Masters in Business Research as well as a Doctorate of Philosophy in Business Administration and Management from the University of Western Australia.
He is also a keen student of Leadership, Innovation and Strategy, and has participated in many discussions, panels and talks on these subjects. Dennis is a certified Gallup Strengths Coach and was awarded the IBF Distinguished Fellow Award in 2012.The IBF Distinguished Fellow is the epitome of professional status and the highest certification mark for a financial practitioner in Singapore under the IBF Standards.