Sing Chiong Leong
Assistant Managing Director
Monetary Authority of Singapore
Leong Sing Chiong was appointed Assistant Managing Director overseeing the Development and International Group in 2013. He is responsible for developing Singapore as a financial centre, and MAS’ policies relating to international and regional financial cooperation. Prior to this appointment, Mr Leong served as Executive Director of Financial Centre Development Department (2010-2013), and spent six years with the International Department (2004-2010).
Mr Leong began his MAS career with the Reserves Management Department in 1993 and served as Staff Assistant to the Managing Director from 1997-1998. In 1999, he joined the Monetary Management Division and was responsible for the implementation of MAS’ monetary policy and money market operations. Thereafter, Mr Leong was appointed Chief Representative of MAS’ London Representative Office from 2002-2004.
Mr Leong is a recipient of the Public Administration Medal (Silver). He holds a B.Sc Economics (Monetary Economics) from the London School of Economics, and is married with two children.