Amit Sinha
MD & Global Head of TMT Corporate & Investment Banking, DBS Bank

Speaker Profile

Amit is a Managing Director & Global Head of the Telecom, Media & Technology- Corporate & Investment Banking business for the DBS Group. Amit is also responsible for DBS Bank’s offshore India business and its business in the Middle East. He has been with DBS for about nineteen years with sixteen years in Singapore and three years in Dubai. He is responsible for TMT client origination and execution activities across various products including structured finance, debt capital markets, equity capital markets and M &A advisory and transaction banking. Amit has led originated and execution of many multi-billion financing transactions across Syndicated Bank Market, Debt Capital markets and Equity Capital Markets. He has advised regional Telecom Operator as a Buyside advisor, advised Telecom Operators /Independent Tower Operators, e-Commerce, Semiconductor and BPO Companies in Asia.

He was GM & Senior Executive Officer of DBS Dubai for three years from Feb 2008 responsible for overall management and business of DBS Dubai office that covers Corporate & Investment Banking, Private Banking and Institutional Equity sales businesses across Middle East.

Amit was earlier a senior Banker in DBS Bank’s TMT team in Singapore responsible for origination, structuring and execution of complex structured & LBO financing, strategic advisory, capital markets transactions for TMT clients including PE/LBO funds in India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Middle East, Philippines and Taiwan.

He has previously worked for five years at Reliance Industries Limited, India in power and petrochemical division.
Amit holds a Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering from Nagpur University, India and a MBA in Finance from Asian Institute of Management, Philippines.

Amit is an Executive Member and Vice Chairman of South Asia Business Group under the Singapore Business Federation. Its objective is to enhance trade linkages between Singapore and South Asia. He was also conferred “IBG Fellow” in the Segment of Corporate Banking (Relationship Management – Wholesale Banking) in 2014 by The Institute of Banking & Finance, Singapore. He is also Charter member of TiE Singapore Chapter. Amit is an avid runner and also enjoys playing golf and cricket.

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