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Gurdip Singh Sidhu


Gurdip Singh is the Group Chief People Officer at CIMB.

As Group Chief People Officer, Gurdip is responsible for setting the human capital direction and strategy of the Group, in alignment with the Group’s overall strategy and priorities. He oversees organisation design, performance management, talent acquisition and management, employee
experience and learning.

Prior to his appointment as Group Chief People Officer, Gurdip held the position of Group Chief
Strategy and Design Officer of CIMB Group, overseeing and supporting the execution of transformation and growth initiatives under T18 and Forward23.

Before joining CIMB Group, Gurdip spent a decade in an international management consulting firm advising banks, telecommunications companies and Governments across ASEAN, India, South Korea and Spain.

His qualifications include an Honours in Accounting and Finance at the London School of Economics and Political Science in the University of London. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and an alumni of the CIMB-INSEAD Leadership Programme.


CIMB Group is a leading ASEAN universal bank and one of the region’s foremost corporate advisors. It is also a world leader in Islamic finance. It is the fifth largest banking group by assets in ASEAN.