Indian origin Singaporean takes over as FATF Chief

In his new role Raja Kumar will be responsible for enhancing the effectiveness of global anti-money laundering & counter-terrorist financing measures, improving asset recovery and other initiatives.

Indian origin Singaporean takes over as FATF Chief
T. Raja Kumar.Source - Twitter/ @FATFNews

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), announced that Indian-origin T Raja Kumar will begin his two year term as  president of the organization on July 1, 2022.

“Raja Kumar has rich leadership and operational experience, having held a wide range of senior leadership roles in the Ministry of Home Affairs in Singapore and the Singapore Police Force for over 35 years,” FATF said.