Janice Kan, Senior Vice President, Derivatives Head, Market Development & Strategy, Singapore Exchange
Janice Kan is Senior Vice President and Head of Market Development and Strategy at SGX. She drives the development of SGX’s derivatives business, managing a suite of financial futures and options contracts. Kan is also the General Manager responsible for market development and strategy for the Greater China region.
Kan began her career with the Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX) in 1992. SIMEX subsequently merged with Stock Exchange of Singapore in 1999 to form Singapore Exchange (SGX). Prior to her current appointment, she held portfolios in market surveillance and audit in SIMEX, and risk management, product development, product management as well as strategy planning in the Exchange. In her career, Kan has pioneered the development of SGX’s ETF platform, China Access products, Currency futures and RMB clearing capabilities.
Kan holds a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University, Australia. She is also a Certified Financial Risk Manager by Global Association of Risk Professionals.