Nihit Mohan

Senior Manager, Credit Risk Stress Testing, Retail and Private Banking

Standard Chartered Bank

12.9 years of experience operating at the intersection of Risk, Retail Banking and Stress Testing within globally recognized Banks in Singapore. Performed confidently within highly regulated environments to recognized standards, and directing collaborations with various Stakeholders. Identified areas for improvement, strategically develops solutions and problem solves through intensive research and in-depth analysis. Skilled at driving operational quality and solidifying risk frameworks to strengthen regulatory reputation along with business integration of stress testing as portfolio management technique. I have spoken in industry conferences on Stress testing and business impacts. To know more, log on to www.nihitmohan.com

Wei Chen

Director, global risk consulting risk research and quantitative solutions

SAS institute

Wei Chen has led several program initiatives including enterprise stress testing and IFRS 9/CECL in the recent years. He has worked closely with major financial institutions around the world on business process and requirements, methodology, solution design and implementation. Wei has more than fifteen years of banking and insurance experience in the areas of credit risk, market risk, asset and liability management and liquidity risk from both regulatory and internal management perspectives.  In the recent years he is active in the risk and finance integration subjects such as IFRS, risk appetite framework, capital planning and recovery and resolution planning. AI/ML analytics application in risk management is another emerging subject for him. His publications have appeared in several journals such as Journal of Risk and Journal of Risk Management in Financial Institutions. Most recently he co-authored a Wiley Finance Series book, “Financial Risk Management – Applications in Market, Credit, Asset and Liability and Firmwide Risk”. 


Wei is an associate editor of the Journal of Risk Model Validation and a certified Financial Risk Manager. He holds a PhD from The University of Iowa.

Ruchi Sangal

Head of Stress Testing & Risk Appetite

Standard Chartered Bank

18+ years of experience operating at the intersection of Risk, Investment Banking and Stress Testing within globally recognized Banks and Insurance houses in India and Singapore; established as a subject expert for IFRS9, speaking at industry events and demonstrating advanced knowledge of Wholesale, SME and Retail credit risks.