Responsible Banking in a Global Inflationary Climate

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Responsible Banking in a Global Inflationary Climate


01 Nov 2022 @ 4:00 pm (+8 GMT) | Venue: Zoom
Responsible Banking in a Global Inflationary Climate

AICB is proud to be a Supporting Partner of the Annual Banking Conference 2022, which is organised by the Chartered Banker Institute, UK, and will be held on 1–2 November 2022 @ 4 pm daily. The overarching theme for this year is "Responsible Banking in an Economic Climate of Considerable Uncertainty and Rapidly Rising Prices".

Responsible Banking in a Global Inflationary Climate

In this session on Day 1, the panel will discuss:

  • how responsible banking can support equality and diversity, reduce poverty and the other linked SDGs and its current limitations
  • the role of responsible banking in protecting and restoring nature and biodiversity
  • promoting innovation and entrepreneurialism in banking in a high inflationary/low-risk appetite environment
  • dealing with the challenges of global inflation in a responsible and sustainable way
  • optimising technology to complement human skills and add value as a service differentiator, and
  • the impact of global trends such as aging populations and increasing vulnerability.

As an AICB member, you are entitled to attend this Conference with our compliments.

Join these insightful discussions to gain new perspectives beneficial to your professional banking journey while you fulfil your CPD requirements. Register now to secure your participation!

Registration is complimentary but required. An access link will be provided before the webinar. To register, please see below:

Please register by 31 October 2022, 12 pm. For enquiries, kindly send us an email at [email protected]

Speakers' Profiles

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Steve Pateman

President

Chartered Banker Institute, UK

Chair
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Steve Pateman

President

Chartered Banker Institute, UK

Steve has worked in banking for over 40 years and is currently a Non Executive Director at Bank of Ireland where he chairs the Remuneration Committee. He sits on the Advisory Board of The Arora Group and Kingsley Healthcare and was previously on the Financial Capability Board of the Money Advice Service.

During Steve’s banking career he was CEO of The Hodge banking and life assurance businesses and Shawbrook Bank.

Prior to joining Shawbrook in 2008, he led the UK banking businesses of Santander UK sitting on the UK Board of the Holding company and various UK subsidiaries. He also represented Santander on the Board of its US businesses.

Prior to joining Santander in 2008, Steve spent eight years at RBS, where he was CEO of Business Banking, Retail Markets and Managing Director of Commercial Banking and Corporate Banking, Corporate Markets.

Steve was presented with an Honorary Degree of Doctor of the University of Kent in 2016 for his contribution to Banking and the University. He has a young family and in his “spare time” likes to follow Everton football club and Sussex county cricket team.

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Prof. Aditya Singh, FRSA FRAS FRAI

Director

Athena School of Management, India

Speaker
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Prof. Aditya Singh, FRSA FRAS FRAI

Director

Athena School of Management, India

Aditya is Director of Athena School of Management in Mumbai – India & teaches Impact Leadership & Differential Thinking. He has decades of experience across the corporate sector, consulting, academia & entrepreneurship and is a global speaker, faculty & advisory board member.

He is Chair of the GBSN Sustainable Finance & ESG Investments Impact Community. He is part of Steering Committee of the Good Governance Academy’s Training initiative. He is an Advisor to several start-ups in FinTech, Sustainability, ESG across the world.

Aditya is a Salzburg Global Fellow in Corporate Governance. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA), Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain & Ireland (FRAS), Royal Anthropological Institute (FRAI) & Member of Chatham House in London.

He has completed the Wharton School’s Accelerated Development Program (ADP), Doctoral Scholar at the University of Bath (UK) and holds an MBA from the SPJIMR in Mumbai.

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Eqhwan Mokhzanee, CB

Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Islamic Berhad

Group Sustainability Champion, AmBank Group, Malaysia

Speaker
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Eqhwan Mokhzanee, CB

Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Islamic Berhad

Group Sustainability Champion, AmBank Group, Malaysia

Eqhwan Mokhzanee joined AmBank Islamic Berhad as the Chief Executive Officer in 2015. He has been the Group Sustainability Champion of AmBank Group since 2019 and is responsible to oversee the Group Sustainability Department.

Eqhwan commenced his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in London and subsequently joined the corporate advisory practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Kuala Lumpur. Thereafter, he worked with local and foreign banks where he was exposed to corporate banking, debt capital market, corporate finance, financial advisory and real estate investment. Other than in banking, his career has provided him with experience in corporate management, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), strategy development and operational start-ups within and outside Malaysia.

Eqhwan has been invited as a speaker at conferences in Malaysia and overseas. He has also developed award-winning and innovative Islamic financial structures, and authored research papers on Islamic finance.

Eqhwan has received a number of awards such as the “Islamic Banker of the Year 2019” and “CEO of the Year 2021” from the Global Islamic Finance Awards, and was named as the “Best Islamic Banking CEO Malaysia” by Global Banking and Finance Review for 3 consecutive years (i.e. 2019 to 2021). He was also conferred the Banking CEO of the Year Malaysia 2020 Award by International Business Magazine.

As part of his contribution towards talent development, Eqhwan is a member of the Industry Advisory Panel of the Azman Hashim International Business School, University Technology Malaysia (UTM) and was a Professor of Practice at the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF).

Eqhwan was the 1st Chairman of the industry-level Working Group which developed the value-based intermediation (VBI) sectoral guides for the palm oil, renewable energy and energy efficiency sectors which were issued on 31 March 2021. These sectoral guides are intended to facilitate financial institutions to assign ESG rating for investment and financing decisions.

Eqhwan has Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Economics from the University of Cambridge. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW) and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accounts (MIA). Eqhwan is also a Chartered Banker with the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers (AICB) and a Chartered Professional in Islamic Finance (CPIF) with the Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals (CIIF).

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Dr Vian Sharif

Founder

NatureAlpha, UK

Speaker
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Yasser El-Ansary

Chief Executive & Managing Director

FINSIA, Australia

Speaker
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Yasser El-Ansary

Chief Executive & Managing Director

FINSIA, Australia

Yasser El-Ansary was appointed FINSIA Chief Executive & Managing Director in April 2022.

Previously, he was Chief Executive of Australian Investment Council from November 2013 to April 2022 where he was responsible for leading the strategic direction of the organisation’s work in representing the private capital investment industry in Australia.

Prior to joining Australian Investment Council, Yasser was the General Manager of Policy and Advocacy for Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand.

He has more than 20 years’ experience as a business adviser and public policy expert, through his previous roles with PwC, Rio Tinto, Frasers Property Australia, as well as the Department of Treasury in Canberra.

Yasser is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the Australian National University and a Master of Taxation Law from University of New South Wales.

In April 2016, Yasser was appointed by the Federal Government to the Medical Research Future Fund Advisory Board where he advises on the strategy and priorities for medical health research funding from the $20B fund.