Ellen Lee

Associate Partner

An Associate Partner in the Financial Services Practice, Ellen specializes in recruiting leaders for insurance companies, asset management firms, fintech companies, private equity firms, family offices, banks and other financial services firms. She is experienced in engaging with senior-level executives and board members to recruit C-suite leaders to fill roles that drive change and advance organizations.

Ellen Lee

+65 3163 6017


Ellen is a C-suite advisor with a focus on diversity. She frequently places executives in CEO, CFO, COO, CTO, CHRO, Chief Risk Officer, Chief Data Officer, Chief Investment Officer, Chief Sustainability Officer and Chief ESG Officer roles.

In addition to Singapore, Ellen serves clients and sources candidates throughout Tokyo, Hong Kong, Jakarta, London, Dubai, Bahrain, Doha and New York, making her adept at working with diversified companies and professionals.

Ellen began her search career in 2006, recruiting some of the best bankers in Southeast Asia – from front office to middle office – for global and Asian investment and corporate banking clients.

Ellen holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in marketing and management from the University of Curtin Technology, Australia. She continues her self-development by pursuing a graduate diploma in psychology and clinical counseling with Arium School of Arts & Sciences.

Financial Services

DHR provides global executive search and recruitment services for banks of all sizes, asset and wealth management firms, capital markets, hedge funds, endowments and foundations, private equity and venture capital firms, insurance companies, broker-dealers, real estate firms, specialty finance companies and other diversified financial services organizations, including mortgage, financial technology and payment firms.
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