Dr. Angelo Venardos B.Econ, MBA , M.Juris , SJD

Chairman, EQUIOM SINGAPORE

Dr. Angelo Venardos

Angelo provides leadership to the Board of Directors of Equiom Fiduciary Services Pte. Limited.

He has over 18 years’ expertise in fiduciary and trust services for high-net-worth individuals & corporates. This is enhanced by his extensive knowledge of regulatory matters, particularly in the trust area.

Angelo founded Heritage Trust Group in 2002, a leading corporate services provider, employing 60 people across three jurisdictions – Singapore, Hong Kong and the British Virgin Islands.

Following Equiom’s acquisition of Heritage Trust Group in October 2016, Angelo was appointed Managing Director of Equiom Singapore. Angelo became Chairman of Equiom's Singapore office in July 2017.

Angelo was elected in 2013 to the worldwide Board of Directors of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and is an active member of the body. In 2014, Angelo became ‘IBF Fellow’ by the Institute of Banking and Finance. In addition to this, he is a member of various professional bodies including the Singapore Trustees Associations and Singapore Academy of Law.

He is also a contributor to publications in the trust field and has written and edited three books in his career, covering the topics of Islamic Finance and the world’s leading financial centres.