As Head of DBS’s Force for Good, Leona spearheads and drives DBS’s purpose-driven agenda that is dedicated to championing social entrepreneurship through the DBS Foundation and entrenching employee volunteerism through the DBS People of Purpose movement. She is responsible for designing, shaping and implementing key strategic imperatives that enable DBS to be an innovative and strategic force for good that creates impactful change in society. She works closely with management and members of the board to ensure the integration of this purpose-driven agenda in all aspects of the business. Leona is also a member of DBS’s Sustainability Council.
Prior to DBS, Leona was APAC Head of Community Affairs and Diversity & Inclusion in UBS. She started her career as legal counsel for the capital markets business and had worked in various global investment banks in that capacity.