RHB

CHOONG SEANG HENG

Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer

Choong Seang Heng (Frankie Choong) was appointed as Chief Executive Officer on 1 November 2020 and as a Non-Independent, Non-Executive Director of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co., Ltd (“RHBBLL”) on 25 May 2021.

Previously, Frankie Choong was appointed as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co., Ltd (RHBBLL) on 1 February 2020 and he reports to the Country CEO.

He joined RHB Bank Bhd, Malaysia on 18 August 1989. He has more than 30 years’ experience in the Banking Industry with proven track record in Retail & Commercial Banking and Bank Sales & Services. As the Chief Executive Officer, Frankie Choong will be responsible for the overall growth and profitability of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co., Ltd.

Frankie Choong holds a Master in Business and Administration from University Utara Malaysia, Bachelor of Art in Psychology and Communication from University Kebangsaan Malaysia and Certified Financial Planner from Financial Planning Association of Malaysia.

OUTTAMA PHOMPIDA

Head, Finance and Administration

Outtama graduated a Bachelor Degree of Accounting majoring in Accounting Information System from The Universality of Thai Chamber of Commerce, Bangkok, Thailand. Besides, he also had a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certificate of Modern Investment Professional (CMIP) by Ministry of Finance and Lao Stock Exchange.

Outtama has a total of more than 16 years of finance and accounting experience with international organizations in private company, NGO/Government sectors and banking industry.

As the Head, Finance and Administration, Outtama will be responsible for the overall financial reporting and accounting systems of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd and also be the main coordinator with government sectors and Bank of Lao PDR.

SOMPHAVANH BOUNYASITH

Head, Operations and Support

Somphavanh has a total of more than 10 years of working experience in the Financial Services Industry and with significant exposure in accounting, business development, branch management and credit administration.

Somphavanh has completed three certificates from Omega Performance (a globally recognized credit certification) including Credit Skills Assessment, Financial Accounting for Lenders & Commercial Loans to Business.

As the Head, Operations and Support, Somphavanh will be responsible for the overall branch operations and frontline service of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd.

ONG CHONG SENG

Head, Credit Management

Ong Chong Seng (Bryan) was transferred as Head, Credit Management of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co., Ltd on 1st December 2020. 

Prior to this transfer, Bryan joined RHB Bank Berhad, Malaysia as Head, Commercial Banking Business Center Lebuh Pantai on 9 September 2017. He has more than 15 years’ experience in credit related field with several Malaysian banks. 

As Head of Credit Management, Bryan is responsible to manage the Bank’s loan asset quality and instill a prudent and consistent credit culture throughout the Bank.

Bryan graduated in Bachelor Degree of Sprots Science from Malaya University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has also accredited under Omega Program and Business Credit Professional (BCP) via Credit Validation Assessment (CVA).

PHONEPASONG MIXAB

Head, Loans and Credit Administration

Phonepasong graduated a Bachelor of Business majoring in Banking & Finance from Monash University, Australia and has a total of more than 8 years of business development and marketing experiences with various international companies and foreign banks.

Phonepasong has completed three certificates from Omega Performance (a globally recognized credit certification) including Credit Skills Assessment, Financial Accounting for Lenders & Commercial Loans to Business.

As the Head, Loans and Credit Administration, Phonepasong will be responsible for the overall loan portfolio and credit administration of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd.

CHANPHENG CHANDAVONG

Head, Credit Evaluation

Chanpheng has a total of more than 19 years of working experience in the Financial Services Industry and with significant exposure in business development, branch management and credit administration.

Chanpheng has completed three certificates from Omega Performance (a globally recognized credit certification) including Credit Skills Assessment, Financial Accounting for Lenders & Commercial Loans to Business.

As the Head, Credit Evaluation, Chanpheng will be responsible for evaluation of the loan proposal of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd.

PHANNAVY ANOULACK

Manager, Credit Evaluation

Phannavy has a total of more than 10 years of working experience in the Financial Service Industry and with significant exposure in business development and operation service. She had been a Banking Operations Manager before she was appointed as the Manager, Credit Evaluation.

As the Manager, Credit Evaluation, Phannavy will assist the Head for evaluation of the loan proposal of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd.

SOUPHAPHONE SOUANNAVONG

Head, Business Development and Marketing

Souphaphone has a total of more than 7 years of working experience in the Financial Services Industry and with significant exposure in business development and credit administration. As the Head, Business Development and Marketing, Souphaphone will be responsible for the overall business development and relationship management of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd.

ANOUPHONG SOUTHIVONG

Head, Human Resources and Training

Anouphong has a total of more than 13 years of human resource management and administration experience with international organization. As the Head, Human Resources and Training, Anouphong will be responsible for the overall management and development of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd's human resources.

BOUNYARED LUANGRAJ

Head, Risk Management

Bounyared graduated in Master of Applied Finance from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand and also has completed a Lao Certified Public Accountant (Lao CPA) course organized by Ministry of Finance.

Bounyared has more than 15 years of finance and audit experience working for international organizations and banking industry.

As the Head of Risk Management, Bounyared will be responsible for the overall risk management of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd and Basel requirements.

VINATTHA PHASATHANE

Head, Compliance

Vinattha graduated in Master of Business from Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand and has more than 7 years of compliance related working experience in international organization and financial industry. As the Head of Compliance, Vinattha will be responsible for overall RHB Laos compliance function from the second line of defense perspective.

VILAPHONH MANIVANH

Manager, Information Technology (IT)

Vilaphonh has a total of more than 14 years of information technology management experience with international organizations and companies. As acting Head, Information Technology (IT), Vilaphonh will be responsible for the overall management and development of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd’s IT functions such as Core Banking and support, IT network and infrastructure, systems and applications.

OULAYVANH SIPHANDONE

Manager, Banking Operations

Oulayvanh has a total of more than 10 years of working experience in the Financial Service Industry with various international organizations in Bangkok, Thailand and Laos, with significant exposure in business strategy development, credit administration and operation services.

As the Manager, Banking Operations, Oulayvanh will be responsible for the overall banking operations and frontline services of RHB Bank Lao Sole Co.,Ltd, Main Branch.

TANVINAY NGUANSAVANH

Branch Manager, Sithan Neua Branch

Tanvinay graduated a bachelor degree, Major in Business Administration with more than 10 years of working experience in the Financial Service Industry and with significant exposure in business development and operation service.

As the Branch Manager of Sithan Neua Branch, Tanvinay will be responsible for the overall branch operations and frontline services of Sithan Neua Branch

THONGLAY PHONVILAISOUK

Branch Manager, Dongdok Branch

Thonglay graduated a bachelor degree, major in Economics with more than 9 years of working experience in the Financial Service Industry and with significant exposure in business development and operation service.

As the Branch Manager of Dongdok Branch, Thonglay will be responsible for the overall branch operations and frontline services of Dongdok Branch