DBS Bank, Singapore
Tom Pedersen, Head of Group Learning and Development, DBS Bank (Singapore)
is passionate about lifelong learning and helping people find meaning in work and careers.
has lived and worked in Asia for over 35 years as a soldier, an entrepreneur, an academic, and a banking executive.
Before joining DBS Bank, Tom was the Head of People Communications Group and Chief Learning Officer for Shinsei Bank in Japan and Director of the Asia Pacific Business School of Credit Suisse . In Credit Suisse, he managed learning initiatives for IT client group for Asia Pacific region.
led several large organizational change initiatives focusing on sustainable human capital development.
Tom holds a Masters in Human Resources (Chapman University) and BA in Asian Studies (University of Maryland).
loves to read, travel, and take on complex work in organizations.
is a native of the bay area but left so long ago he
now considers Singapore as home and Asia as his