Apex Group has launched its global compliance solutions in Singapore and appointed Stefan Ho as head of the team.
The team provides clients with tech-enabled compliance and anti-money laundering (AML) solutions to meet their operational and regulatory obligations across international financial hubs. The single-source solution delivers efficiency, simplifies compliance and enables business opportunities from regulatory licensing support through to ongoing compliance advisory for existing and future regulatory requirements.
The launch of compliance solutions in the Singapore market will help to address clients’ risks and concerns around ESG, climate and environmental risk, AML and compliance, and emerging technologies such as digital/crypto assets, and artificial intelligence in financial services.
The group’s solutions aim to meet market demand in four key areas: environmental, social and governance (ESG) and sustainability compliance, fintech compliance, digital and crypto assets compliance, and global compliance.
As head of Global Compliance Solutions Singapore, Ho brings over 20 years of financial services experience including working for institutions such as DBS bank, Standard Chartered, ABM Amro, and ANZ Bank. His experience includes supporting family offices, independent asset managers, and fintech start-ups at all stages of growth. He will be responsible for driving the growth of the group’s compliance solutions offering in the region.
The global compliance solutions team will work closely with the group’s corporate solutions experts to offer a fully integrated, single-source solution combining regulatory compliance with back office, book keeping, and entity formation, ensuring a seamless service solution for clients, from licensing to full launch and ongoing support to businesses.