Sunny Yeo is a visionary with a diversified and extensive knowledge in investment, finance and risk management. A Bachelor (Hons) in Actuarial Science, he started off as a Fund Specialist in Royal Bank Canada (RBC) Investment Institute primarily involved in diversified derivatives, and was also involved in financial modelling and fund performance projection. Proactively seeking process improvements, best practices and adherence to compliance regulations, he was awarded as a Catalyst Winner during his tenure with the company for his understanding of business and investment mindset.
Sunny then joined International Business Machine (IBM) - one of the world’s most valuable brands - as Financial Consolidation Lead in Finance. He accomplished profit steering objectives by contributing information and recommendations on strategic financial planning in achieving revenue targets. Next, he further extended his expertise from investment and finance to risk management as a Risk Model Specialist for Corporate Risk in Ambank Group. There, he was responsible in managing risk models of the Bank by assessing model concepts, evaluating model assumptions, performing result-oriented analysis and reviewing model governance and control processes.
Building on his risk modelling knowledge, Sunny ventured into understanding consumer needs and market demands by joining OCBC Bank to manage risk portfolios. At OCBC, he was responsible for the development of risk analytics around credit policy framework, risk distribution and bank performance benchmarks to facilitate optimisation of risk/reward equations, while also mitigating risks and seeking opportunities within portfolios to enhance profitability of the business. With that, he initiated cross-selling programmes and new product rollouts to increase revenue opportunities, taking OCBC Bank’s risk mitigation strategies to greater heights.