Ong Whye Koong
Project Adviser (Economics)

Whye Koong graduated with a Bachelor of Science majoring in Economics and Mathematics from the National University of Singapore. He has over 27 years experience in the financial industry. He is currently involved in investment strategy and funding for renewable energy projects in Southeast Asia with focus on Vietnam.

He has worked with various banks in Singapore including United Overseas Bank Limited, Mizuho Bank, JP Morgan, RBS and Union Bank of Switzerland. His key areas of expertise include:

  • Indicative pricing in Spot FX, currency options, interest rate swaps, base metals, soft commodities and energy products
  • Position taking in G10 currencies, precious metals and options
  • Familiar with latest trading technologies available in the market
  • Strong risk management skills
  • Sound client coverage including financial institutions, non-financial institutions, corporates, MNCs, hedge funds and Central Banks