Based in Singapore, Lisa Robins is recently retired from Standard Chartered Bank as Head of Transaction Banking, responsible for the bank’s transaction banking activities including cash management, trade finance, and securities services.
Lisa’s international business career spans 38 years across Asia, Europe and the US with a subsidiary of Louis Dreyfus, JP Morgan Chase, and Deutsche Bank, where she was Head of Global Transaction Banking and Vice Chair of Corporate & Investment Bank for Asia Pacific. Prior to Deutsche Bank, Lisa was based in Beijing overseeing JP Morgan’s Treasury and Securities Services businesses. In her 23 years with JP Morgan, she covered roles ranging from Treasury Product Management in Hong Kong to Trade Finance Sales in Paris, as well as Head of Strategy and Global Deposits in the US.
Lisa holds a Master of Arts from Stanford University and graduated with honours in Asian Studies and History from Tufts University. In 2014, she was awarded ‘Transaction Banker of the Year Award’ by The Asset’s Triple A awards and also by The Asian Banker in 2013. In 2014, she was named in Hall of Fame – Legend by the Global Custodian.