David Gledhill

CIO at DBS Bank

David Gledhill leads IT and Digital at DBS Bank, recently named world’s best digital bank, where he manages about 10,000 professionals across the region and is focused on strengthening the bank’s technology and infrastructure platform to drive greater resilience, organizational flexibility, and innovation. Executing against DBS’s strategy to be at the forefront of digital transformation, David also plays a lead role in driving the bank’s innovation agenda, which encompasses design thinking, Agile methodology, data analytics, fintech partnerships, hackathons, and more. David also has responsibility for the group’s operations, which is focused on reimagining customer journeys and the way business is supported so as to make banking simpler and more effortless for customers and oversees procurement and real estate initiatives.