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In Good Company: Finance veteran Seck Wai Kwong keeps the faith

State Street Asia-Pac CEO on a life spent in investment - and loving it

The last time I met Seck Wai Kwong nearly two decades ago, he was a rare home-grown star hire at DBS Group, which had just been handed to JP Morgan greybeard John Olds as Singapore brought in foreign talent to up its banking game.

Caught in the swirling Asian financial crisis, Singapore at the time was an efficient but sanitised - some would say, sleepy - financial centre.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on March 18, 2018, with the headline 'Finance veteran Seck Wai Kwong keeps the faith'. Print Edition | Subscribe