Ms. Susan Ho

Ms. Susan Ho

Airwallex

Following an outstanding career in consulting and financial services, Susan joined global payments fintech Airwallex in April 2020 to build the company’s brand and business globally.  She is responsible for business development across Hong Kong and Southeast Asia, in addition to the company’s brand, communication and marketing efforts.

Susan grew up in Ipoh and is a proud Main Convent School alumna.  Upon completion of her university studies in the U.S., she started her career in advertising in New York and moved to Hong Kong in 1997.

Susan joined Standard Chartered in 2000 and worked over a decade in Hong Kong, Singapore and London, across the bank’s retail and corporate banking business.  In her last role as Global Head of Brand and Sponsorships, Susan left a legacy of the bank's brand promise “Here for good” and its Liverpool FC sponsorship.

She was also Head of Brunswick Group Hong Kong (2011-2019) where she was instrumental in building a premium reputation for the corporate advisory firm.  She led the firm’s relationships with Hong Kong family businesses, Asian and multi-national corporates and provided counsel to CEOs and senior management on reputation risk issues, complex transactions and stakeholder engagement.

In her personal capacity, Susan is an Honorary Trustee of the Royal Academy of Arts in London, Governor at Maggie’s Cancer Caring Centre and past Board Director of AFS Hong Kong Cultural Exchange.  She is also an accomplished pianist.

Updated June 2020