On The Move

DBS Bank

Taimur Baig: Joins the bank today as chief economist and managing director for group research.

Mr Baig has close to 20 years' experience covering the Asia region, DBS said.

Before joining DBS, he was the principal economist at the Economic Policy Group at the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

He had previously spent nearly a decade at Deutsche Bank's Singapore office, where his last position was managing director and chief economist, Asia.

Before Deutsche Bank, Mr Baig was at the International Monetary Fund for eight years from 1999.

Mr Baig will report to Mr Timothy Wong, managing director and head of DBS Group Research.

David Carbon: Retiring after 12 years as chief economist for DBS.


Yuuzoo Corp

Kevin Haigeng Wang: Appointed chief financial officer on Oct 2. The 34-year-old lives in Hong Kong.


SBS Transit

Alex Goei Beng Guan: Appointed chief executive at SBS Transit DTL on Oct 1. Mr Goei is also the senior vice-president of Rail Operations (Downtown Line), and takes over following the resignation of Mr Simon Benedict Lane.


Mewah International

Rajesh Chopra: Will cease to be group chief financial officer on

Nov 14 to pursue other career opportunities.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 09, 2017, with the headline 'On The Move'. Print Edition | Subscribe