Fri, Jul 17, 2020 12:00 PM GMT+8


FWA Exchange: Digitised Securities, The Ecosystem & The Transformation of Capital Markets

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About this event

FWA, in collaboration with Nomura and iSTOX, is pleased to bring you the next FWA Exchange Session: Digitised Securities, The Ecosystem & The Transformation of Capital Markets. Progressive in this space, Nomura & iSTOX shall share deep background, knowledge and up-to-date information on digitised securities – what they mean, how they work and what impact they may have on the future of the financial ecosystem.

Specifically, we will explore:

  • Macro Trends in Capital Markets: Time for Reform
  • Digitisation and technological transformation in capital markets
  • Regulation & Technology: Unlocking Opportunity in The Digitised Century
  • Convergence of regulatory directives to digitalisation
  • Leveraging on emerging new technology like blockchain /digitised securities
  • New Opportunities in Private Investments
  • Types of alternative investments available
  • The 21st Century Private Market Ecosystem


Olivier Dang

Managing Director, Global Chief Operating Officer, Wholesale Digital Office, Nomura

Olivier Dang is the Global Chief Operating Officer for the Wholesale Digital Office of Nomura. He supports the development and implementation of the digital strategy of Nomura’s Wholesale business. Olivier has been at Nomura since 2010 and held various roles in Corporate Strategy and Business Management.

Prior to this, he was a Management Consultant at McKinsey in London and he started his career as an entrepreneur building a mobile internet company in France.

He holds an MSc in Telecommunications from the Chalmers University of Technology, an engineering degree from the Institut Superieur d’Electronique de Paris and an M.B.A. from the London Business School. Olivier is based in Hong Kong.

Darius Liu

Chief Operating Officer at ADDX

Darius has over 15 years’ experience spanning both the public and private sectors. This diversity of career experiences has allowed Darius to effectively blend different perspectives to effectively drive strategic transformation initiatives in both government bodies as well as private sector financial institutions.

As Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer for ADDX, Darius was instrumental in building the ADDX team and company from its early stages to the regulated financial institution it is today. Currently, Darius oversees day-to-day operations for the company, including commercial growth via investor and issuer recruitment and onboarding. Darius also serves as Board Director and member of the Board Audit and Risk Committee of the company.

Prior to starting ADDX, Darius held a variety of roles with GIC, most recently as Vice President of Total Portfolio Strategy (TPS) of the Economics & Investment Strategy department. Darius was a recipient of the Public Service Commission Overseas Merit Scholarship, and had previously served in several diverse roles within the Singapore government, including the Singapore Ministry of Defence (where he was Head of Strategic and Operational Planning), and also the Investment and Reserves department at the Singapore Ministry of Finance.

Darius graduated top of his class from Cornell University, where he earned a BSc and MSc in Mechanical Engineering. He also holds a Master of Science in Financial Engineering from the National University of Singapore.

Choo Oi Yee

Chief Commercial Officer at ADDX, Moderator

Oi Yee Choo is the Chief Commercial Officer of ADDX and has 20 years of capital markets and M&A advisory experience. Oi Yee was with UBS for 6 years covering Singapore for UBS Investment Banking. She joined UBS from Morgan Stanley where she was Head of Singapore Investment Banking. Prior to Morgan Stanley, she ran the Southeast Asia real estate investment banking franchise for Nomura Singapore Limited. She started her investment banking career with Citigroup covering Singapore corporates and real estate clients. In her past two decades, she has advised on companies across sectors including healthcare, technology, fintech and real estate.

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