Xiaomi-backed online brokerage Tiger Brokers Singapore named Ian Leong as its new CEO, effective 28 September 2023. He succeeds Eng Thiam Choon who stepped down in June this year.

He has 13 years of experience in the financial industry and was previously the Co-CEO and Chief Marketing Officer at Finsmart Solutions.

Prior to that, Leong was also the CEO of uSMART Singapore following a stint at Tiger Brokers as its Business Development Director for Retail until for close to a year until September 2021.

Tiger Brokers said that Leong’s appointment would help grow its presence in Singapore and throughout Southeast Asia.

Dong Ming

Dong Ming

Dong Ming, Vice President and Co-Founder of Tiger Brokers Group said,

“With Singapore as a pivotal hub, Ian’s leadership will be instrumental in driving our innovation and growth in this dynamic market.

His expertise in navigating the unique opportunities and challenges of the Singaporean and Southeast Asian financial landscapes will be invaluable as we work to solidify our position as a leader in the region and provide our clients with exceptional investment opportunities.”

Ian Leong

Ian Leong

Leong said,

“I am honoured and excited to return to Tiger Brokers (Singapore) as CEO. This company holds a special place in my heart, and I am committed to building on its legacy of excellence.

Together with the talented and committed team here, we will focus on innovation, customer-centricity, and in delivering the best products and services to our clients.”

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