Matthew Chen

Chief Executive Officer, OneConnect Financial Technology (International)


Matthew Chen is the CEO for OneConnect Financial Technology Co. Ltd (International) (NYSE: OCFT), a leading technology-as-a-service platform for financial institutions. OneConnect is an associate company of Ping An Group which ranks 25th on 2022 Fortune Global 500 and 17th on 2022 Forbes Global 2000. In his current role, Matthew is responsible for leading OneConnect SEA leadership team to oversee the day-to-day operations of OneConnect SEA, provides strategic directions to drive the organisation’s growth in Southeast Asia.

Matthew has more than 30 years of experience and knowledge in Banking and Finance, specializing in Treasury, Risk Management and Core Banking domain. Prior to joining OneConnect, Matthew was the Group CEO of Sunline International and has been instrumental in expanding the group’s presence in the international market. Under his exceptional strategic leadership, he has led countless Treasury, Risk Management and Core Banking projects all over Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Macau, and the UAE.

Matthew was formerly the Vice President of SunGard and has led the entire Banking Solution Business Group for more than 10 years. He also acts as the Regional Director for Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA), an American based non-profit professional risk managers’ association.

Matthew graduated from University of South Australia with a Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) and holds a FCPA certification.