Executive Director & Global Head of Product Management - Payments, Global Transaction Services DBS Bank, Singapore
Atul Bhuchar is
the Group Payments Head at DBS Global Transaction Services. In this role, he
leads the strategy, development, innovation and commercialisation of DBS’
payables management solutions for businesses and financial institutions
internationally. Under his leadership, the bank has pioneered several new
digital payment initiatives, such as being the 1st bank to go-live
on SWIFT gpi in Singapore, Hong Kong and Indonesia; 1st bank to
launch Online gpi tracking for cross-border payments in Singapore, Hong Kong,
India, Indonesia and Taiwan; leveraging APIs to launch Singapore’s first
instant electronic payment service for travel insurance claims for MSIG Insurance
and for instant payables and receivables solutions in Hong Kong (Faster Payments
System), India (UPI) and Indonesia (RTOL Bersama). DBS continues to be at the
forefront of payments transformation. DBS is one of the 12 banks worldwide to
participate in the SWIFT proof of concept for instant cross-border payments
into Australia. Atul was also involved in the development of DBS Treasury
Prism, the world’s first online treasury and cash management platform for CFOs
and corporate treasurers. Since joining DBS in 2004, Atul has held other roles
such as Head of Cash Management in DBS India, where he was responsible for
establishing and leading the bank's cash management business in the country,
and thereafter, Group Head of Liquidity Management, Liabilities and Accounts.
Atul has over
two decades of experience across treasury, corporate banking, securities
services, trade finance and cash management, while taking up various roles
across operations, sales, product management and relationship management functions.
Atul started his career with Citibank and then worked with HSBC, before joining
DBS. He holds an MBA from Delhi University’s Faculty of Management Studies and
Bachelor degree in Engineering also from Delhi University in India.
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