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We are pleased to announce the inaugural Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence.

These awards will recognise technology companies, legal/consulting firms and exchanges that have shaped the regulatory landscape in Asia Pacific, as well as outstanding technology projects both in mature and emerging markets by large tech firms and innovative startups that help meet the requirements of a specific regulatory change infrastructure.

Deadline for entry: 31 August 2018

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Category A: Best Solution

Category B: Outstanding Project Implementations   

Category C: RegTech Awards               

Category D: Industry Awards

Category E: Regional Outstanding Technology Projects (Judges selection)

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Partial List of Jurors Include:

Guan Seng Khoo, PhD
Principal Adviser, FSI, NCS
Former Head of Enterprise Risk Management & GRC, Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo)

Guan Seng has over 28 years’ of experience in the design and implementation of analytics-based and enterprise wide investment and risk management models, systems and processes. He gained deep practical insights from a career spanning across financial institutions in the US, Canada, UK and Singapore which include the Singapore Exchange, Standard Chartered Bank and Temasek Holdings. Guan Seng holds a PhD in Computational Physics (Material Science) from the National University of Singapore, with post-doc R&D in AI-based data mining and applications in Japan and America.

Philip Keller
Principal Consultant

Philip Keller, a financial engineering expert by training with extensive background in wealth management, began his career at UBS AG in FX sales trading and client advisory. He engaged in performance measurement for hedge funds where he was part of the design and implementation team for a performance engine that produced tailored reports for Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (UHWNI). He has strong expertise in FX, derivatives, wealth management, portfolio optimisation and financial modelling. He currently works in financial services as a consultant for Capco. He received a MSc in Global Finance from New York University Stern School of Business, his BSc degree in Business Administration from Colorado State University, and Certificate in Financial Engineering from Stanford University.

Derek McGibney,
Managing Director, Asia

Prior to relocating to Asia, Derek had been working with UK and US firms on a consulting basis since 2005. Before joining Cordium, Derek worked at leading London buy-side firms in compliance and risk having started his career in compliance in a leading sell side broker in Dublin. He received a combined degree in Business and Law, and a master’s degree in Law from University College Dublin. Derek is on AIMA’s APAC Education Committee in Hong Kong and has led and participated in various industry consultations with the regulator in the UK over the year.

Brad Maclean
Co-founder & Editorial Advisor, Regulation Asia
COO, Gatecoin

Brad is Co-founder of Regulation Asia and it's former CEO and Head of Research, currently serving as an Editorial Adviser and a regular contributor. He also holds the COO role for Gatecoin, one of Asia's leading cryptocurrency exchanges based in Hong Kong. In previous roles, Brad was heading up strategy for some of the world's largest financial technology companies as well as consulting at large financial institutions and corporations on areas related to regulation. Over the course of his career, Brad has also worked on several large-scale projects including for the US Treasury, The World Bank and Harvard University.

Peter Guy
Co-founder & Editor-in-Chief, Regulation Asia

Peter Guy is an award winning financial journalist. His analysis and coverage includes capital markets, private banking and asset management. Peter is a much sought after thought-leader in the industry, speaking at major conferences across Asia-Pacific. He also lends his expertise to various large international banks looking to navigate the regulatory landscape across the region. Prior to joining Regulation Asia, Peter held senior roles at Goldman Sachs, The World Bank and CLSA Private Equity.

Garima Chitkara
Editor, Regulation Asia

Garima is an Editor with Regulation Asia. She is a regular contributor to the publication along with contributing the research and content initiatives. She writes extensively about Asian capital markets and banking for major global publications, with a focus on financial regulation, market structure, risk management and derivatives.

Additional Jurors

Regulation Asia has enlisted additional jurors, who will be announced upon closing of the entry process.

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