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Head of Risk (Crypto)

Job description

Ambition is representing a growing cryptocurrency trading firm. Due to business expansion, our client is looking for a Head of Risk to be based in Singapore, to lead a regional team.


  • Lead the Risk and Operations function, provide support in developing new risk management approaches, deep analysis and analytical models
  • Ensure accurate calculation and reporting of NAV and PnL for funds, and reconciliation of daily trade and cash ledgers
  • Work closely with the trading teams and external exchanges to monitor and manage risk exposures
  • Strengthen the firm's readiness in adapting to any regulatory changes within the cryptocurrency environment


  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Banking or related field
  • At least 5-8 years' relevant experience in risk management or portfolio management in the crypto industry
  • Hands-on and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong knowledge of equities risk management, portfolio construction and trading, as well as programming skills in Python and SQL
  • Ability to lead a team communicate effectively with team members and stakeholders
  • Ability to converse in Mandarin as interaction with Chinese clients is required

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click APPLY NOW or send an email to with your latest CV. Note: We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Business License Number: 200611680D. EA Registration Number: R1767640

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