Pedro Sousa Cardoso

Global Head, Group Digital Commerce, Executive Director, Board Member Standard Chartered Bank Singapore

Pedro is a global digital practitioner and a change management agent with a transformation track record in digital and distribution models, and business impact in financial services in Europe, MENA and Asia regions, in both strategic and hands-on roles.

Currently working as Global Head, Group Digital Commerce at Standard Chartered Bank out of Singapore, he is responsible to define and execute the group’s digital commerce strategy to help the bank re-invent its digital presence, increase the digital acquisition and cross sell performance, and develop the AI & omnichannel roadmap, thus enabling CPBB - consumer, private and business banking - growth through technology and innovation. As an executive director, Pedro serves as board member at Standard Chartered Malaysia Berhad.

In addition, he runs the group’s global chapter of design and user experience supporting businesses and teams globally, regionally and locally, with a newly crafted design system and operating model.

His earlier experience includes driving a large regional’s bank digital transformation, working and launching digital banking ventures, further to roles held in e-business and technology with banks in Europe.