Credit Suisse Reviews in Singapore, Singapore | Glassdoor

Credit Suisse Singapore Reviews

Updated August 9, 2017
220 reviews

Filter

Filter

Singapore, Singapore Area (Singapore)

3.6
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam
Tidjane Thiam
22 Ratings

220 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
More Pros and Cons

  1. "Good firm with variety of opportunities"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Deep knowledge base and rich global clientele leading to amassing great experience and wonderful all round professional creations . Very nice working environment

    Cons

    More diversity necessary , could promote more job rotations leading to cross cultural experiences being shared and creating a more diverse set of nationals working cohesively together

    Advice to Management

    None


  2. "Software Developer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent place to work and grow

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  3. "just ok."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Officer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Officer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    helpful colleagues
    great culture
    nice offices
    good structure of policies and procedures

    Cons

    inefficiency in technological systems development due to budget.


  4. "Thumbs up"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Relationship Manager Private Banking in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Assistant Relationship Manager Private Banking in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing resources and brilliant minds all around
    People all generally pull their own weight
    We get free fruits and Nespresso which keep most of us happy enough

    Cons

    Too much internal politics, a lot go unseen by management.
    Too many processes and systems to take note of
    Too many departments and difficult to find out which department handles which item.


  5. "Good experience!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - IT Quality Manager in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Contractor - IT Quality Manager in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good work-life balance and opportunities

    Cons

    Frequent management and organizational changes


  6. "nice environment"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Risk Analyst in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Risk Analyst in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse (More than a year)

    Pros

    very nice environment. no strict hierachy

    Cons

    manual work. not much exposure


  7. "Compliance career from CS Compliance Professional Practicum"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Exempt Non Officer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Exempt Non Officer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    (1) About Compliance Professional Practicum
    It provides a great opportunity for fresh grads/young grads who want to enter the financial service industry, especially with a focus on compliance. CS has a holistic and comprehensive compliance infrastructure, where grads can take rotations in various subject matter expertise.

    (2) About working in CS
    The overall experience as a junior employee in CS is excellent - the international working experience, brilliant people, advanced technology, colorful work-life balance activities all add on to it.

    Cons

    The turnover is pretty high, even in back office functions. It is difficult to know "who to find" or "who's doing what" in the huge bank platform.

  8. "Nice job scope. Nice people but no increments and bonus"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Operations Analyst in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Senior Operations Analyst in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nice physical environment. Exposure to international business and work. Lots of investment in tech and forward looking hence good place to learn stuff. Private bank values staff more than investment bank.

    Cons

    Singapore is not really a "business centre" so don't expect much proposal to be accepted. Bosses are almost all European in the Singapore office. No increments or bonus. Little Pay adjustment once every 4-5 years is hardly sufficient. Very efficient so can lose ur job anytime to cost cutting.


  9. "Credit Suisse"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great environment and good work life balance

    Cons

    Not much growth in Singapore


  10. "Good work environment, limited growth"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    NIce place to work. Collaborative environment, and work-life balance

    Cons

    Lack of innovation. Limited growth opportunities


Showing 220 of 3,296 reviews
Reset Filters