Based in Singapore, Paul Tan is a member of Spencer Stuart’s Financial Services and Global Banking & Markets practices. He has nearly 15 years of global financial services consulting experience, including corporate strategy development, restructuring senior management frameworks, and driving progress in strategy implementation.
Deep financial services and senior management advisory experience
Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Paul was a managing director with Greenwich Associates, heading the firm’s business across the Asia Pacific and the Middle East regions. His expertise included corporate banking and transaction banking for global, regional and leading local banks.
Paul began his career at Oliver Wyman, where he was a principal and member of the firm’s finance and risk practice, as well as its corporate and institutional banking practice. His work focused on the intersection of both areas, including developing the links between risk management, finance and business management process and tools.
In addition to working with financial services leaders throughout Asia, Paul speaks at industry conferences, and has frequently presented at banks’ strategy offsites as well as senior management and board-level meetings.
Paul earned a master’s degree in manufacturing and management, concentrating on business and financial management development, from the University of Cambridge. He received his bachelor degree in engineering from Cambridge as well, specializing in manufacturing process optimization. Paul has served clients in nine markets throughout Asia Pacific, as well as in the U.S. and the U.K.