Mr T. Raja Kumar is currently President of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the first Singaporean to be selected to take on the role. He is also Senior Advisor for international matters at the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), where he advises and helps the Ministry on developing international policies, partnerships and engagements.
In Mr Raja’s past 36 years of serving in MHA and the Singapore Police Force (SPF), he held various senior leadership roles, including Deputy Commissioner (Policy) at the SPF, Chief Executive of the Home Team Academy, pioneer Chief Executive of the Casino Regulatory Authority, Senior Deputy Director of the Commercial Affairs Department and Director of the Police Intelligence Department. As a passionate advocate for FATF and its work, he firmly believes in its mission and ability to make a global difference. Mr Raja, who holds a LLB (Hons.) degree from the National University of Singapore and a Master of Philosophy (Criminology & Law) degree from the University of Cambridge, is also an Adjunct Professor with SUSS School of Humanities and Behavioural Sciences.