Christopher Tan, CEO of Providend

Christopher has close to two decades of experience in the wealth management and financial planning industry. Professionally, he is a Certified Financial Planner and a member of the Financial Planning Association of Singapore. He is often quoted in publications for his expert opinion on financial matters. He has also spoken on financial planning issues to hundreds of entities, both local and overseas, including at the CFA Institute Annual Conference held in Singapore.

In 2008, Providend was awarded the Singapore Prestige Brand Award (SPBA), the Promising Brand by the Association of Small and Medium Enterprise (ASME) and LianHe ZaoBao. This award was given in recognition of the unique model and successful brand Christopher has built together with his team. In 2014, he was appointed by the Singapore Government to be part of the CPF Advisory Panel. Christopher also sat on the Management Committee of Securities Investors Association (Singapore) (SIAS) from 2009 to 2017.

Christopher received his Bachelor of Financial Services Degree with honours from the National University of Ireland. He also holds a Master of Business Administration Degree from University of Warwick, which has one of the top business schools in the world.