Mr. VONG Sokhal
Chief Planning Officer
Sathapana Bank Plc.
Cambodian, born in 1975, has 17 years professional and commercial banking experiences in various senior management roles in Sales, Business Development, Operations, Planning and Strategy. He was Business Development Manager and Finance Manager at Singapore Banking Corporation (currently known as Cathay United Bank). He was one of the founders and also the first Branch Manager to successfully establish the Retail Banking Branch of ANZ Royal Bank and then Manager of Retail Lending, Distribution and Project. In April 2010, he joined MARUHAN Japan Bank holding positions Head of Sales and Business Development, Head of Planning & Strategy and subsequently being promoted as Senior Executive. He serves as Chief Planning Officer of SATHAPANA Bank Plc. from April, 2016. He holds a BA degree from the Royal University of Laws and Economics, as well as receiving the full scholarship from the French Government to complete his MBA degree in the School of Management from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand.
“What inspires you in the payment industry?"
In the emerging and developing market, the payment is playing a critical role to serve consumers and also bankers’ settlement solution. Indeed, the digital and electronic payment even plays further important part to improve the certain processes of onboarding and also ongoing activities for the customers’ and their business operations.