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Insuretech Connect Asia 2023

Winnie Tan

Winnie Tan

SVP of Sustainability, Great Eastern Holdings

Winnie is the Senior Vice President for Sustainability at Great Eastern. She leads a newly-created corporate team who is focused on helping the business grow responsibly. She works with the organisation to prioritise and navigate ESG risks and opportunities, while achieving its green and social impact goals. Winnie is responsible for the tracking and disclosure of Great Eastern’s sustainability performance indicators, which includes its carbon footprint targets.

Prior to this, Winnie has been the Head of Sustainability (ASEAN & South Asia) for Standard Chartered Bank since 2015. She was responsible for the Bank’s sustainability strategy planning and execution. With the Bank, she has earlier spent eight years in China managing its sustainability and community investment portfolio. 

Winnie had joined Standard Chartered Bank in 2005. She worked on the Bank’s Group and Singapore Wholesale Banking communications, before relocating to Shanghai as the communications lead for the Bank’s Local Incorporation in China.  

Before joining the Bank, Winnie was a marketing specialist in news and publishing forms – Singapore Press Holdings, The Edge Singapore and Dow Jones & Company.