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Grooming Asia's finance leaders

We need leaders with the prominence to represent the interests of Asian markets, who can help the evolution away from being "regulation-takers".

What is needed is a credible voice, or a few distinctive and respected voices among Asia's current and future finance leaders, to speak up and be heard globally over time.

SINGAPORE has been progressively upgrading finance skills, and that trend looks set to continue as the country presses ahead with ambitions to be Asia's leading financial hub. In 2014, Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, who is also chairman of the country's central bank