Mr Samuel Chan Wei Mun
Date of Appointment : May 2019
Samuel’s professional foundation is built on a career in civil service coupled with the financial services industry. He started out in the Ministry of Finance, where he formulated strategic tax policies for endorsement by the political leadership, and served as a speechwriter to the Finance Minister. He re-invented himself in banking, where he rose to be a senior trader for ING Bank’s FX and Interest Rates franchise. He recently transited to the investment management industry, where he applies his prior experiences in stakeholder engagement and financial markets as a Corporate Treasury professional.
Samuel has been involved with YMCA’s charity activities since 2005, where he first started out as a youth mentor, before serving as a Board Director from 2010 to 2017. Over his first tenure as Director, Samuel served and chaired various committees, covering YMCA’s core charitable programmes, as well as how YMCA managed its reserves.