These annual awards aim to confer recognition on the Institute of Banking and Finance's (IBF) key partners and stakeholders who have put in continuous effort and commitment in talent and human capital development through the IBF Standards.
IBF Distinguished Fellows
The IBF Distinguished Fellow title is the highest certification mark for a financial practitioner in Singapore under the IBF Standards framework. The IBF Distinguished Fellows are leaders who have reached the pinnacle of their profession. There are now over 80 IBF Distinguished Fellows. Award winners are invited to join IBF in its efforts to raise the bar for the development of Singapore's financial sector. They also act as role models, thought-leaders and mentors for the industry.
The "IBF Fellow" certification title recognises industry veterans who have demonstrated mastery of a profession and exemplify thought leadership and commitment to industry development. The "IBF Fellow" is an industry-endorsed mark of professional standing. As industry mentors, the IBF Fellows will play a key role in nurturing the next generation of talent for the financial industry in Singapore.
IBF Inspire Award
This award recognises financial institutions that have gone the extra mile in committing to the IBF Standards as part of their learning journey and in driving adoption of the IBF Standards.
IBF Aspire Award
This award honours IBF-certified professionals who achieved outstanding results in IBF training programmes and has committed to raising his or her own capabilities through the IBF learning journey.