Bridge Bank

Welcome to Bridge Bank

Bridge Bank, formerly known as Oxley WorldBridge Specialized Bank Plc., has started its operations in November 2014, under the principal shared shareholders of Oxley Holdings from Singapore and the WorldBridge Group in Cambodia.

Bridge Bank is part of WorldBridge Group of Companies, found in 1992 by Neak Oknha Sear Rithy, which has expanded into potential sectors including logistics, property, construction, special economic zone, food & beverage, trading, financial services, cash-in-transit, business process outsourcing, media & entertainment.

In the beginning of 2021, Oxley WorldBridge Specialized Bank Plc., has changed its name to Bridge Specialized Bank PLC., the change is part of progression and development path to new shareholder’s vision which is to create and deliver consistently superior and innovative financial services for customers, in particular, small and medium enterprises and to respond to their needs and aspirations mindful of prevailing economic trends and practices.

In early 2022, the bank has successfully obtained commercial banking license from National Bank of Cambodia, transforming from Bridge Specialized Bank to Bridge Bank Plc. and look forward for an official launch by end of the year.

At Bridge Bank, we aims to offer various products and banking solutions to our customers including personal banking, business banking, premier banking, and an upcoming digital banking in the near future.

Brand Vision

To be your preferred financial partner of today and generations to come

Brand Mission

To provide financial service you can trust through our global service standards, making banking simple and secure

Core Values

Best in Class

We are committed to serving our customers with world class products and services supported by our skilled and highly trained staff.


We value relationship with our customer in order to strengthen our loyalty and service.


We uphold the traits of honesty and strong morals to ensure that our customers can trust us and consider us as the right partner for them.


We are devoted to our purpose, and we will ensure that we will be here for the long haul. Our commitment would be to serve not just Cambodians of today but also the generations to come.


We are what we are because of our customers. We are their partners, and we will always show our gratitude towards our customers in every aspect of our business.


We are a customer-centric institution that will always aim to understand the feelings and predicaments of our customers to ensure that we give them the service that is exactly what they are looking for.

Management Team
Richard Liew

Chief Executive Officer

Prior to joining Bridge Bank, Mr. Richard Liew served in various senior management positions with regional and international banks across Southeast Asian countries including Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, and Singapore, with short stints in Vietnam and Myanmar.

Mr. Richard Liew has over 31 years of banking experience covering all aspects of corporate, commercial and consumer banking. He started his banking career as a marketing executive and over the years has progressed towards different roles covering business development, branches operations, sales & marketing of financial services and products, retail banking, wealth management, syndications, corporate finance, and global financial banking.

He holds a bachelor’s of science in Marketing from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Newark, U.S.A.

Ith Buntha

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Buntha has more than 18 years of banking experiences with several local and regional commercial banks in Cambodia and has since gained expertise in the areas of sales, credit, and operations.

Mr. Buntha joined Bridge Bank as Chief Business Officer in 2022. Prior to his current position, he was a Chief Operating Officer (COO) at a prominent commercial bank in Cambodia.

Mr. Buntha also held various positions at a well-known international bank as Head of Preferred Banking, Head of Sales & Distribution, and Branch Manager from April 2010 to April 2016. In 2013, he was a Finalist for Emerald Award as Best Middle Manager, aside from successfully completing the bank’s program for middle manager, namely, Accelerated Universal Banker (AUB) conducted at the Nanyang Business School of Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Mr. Buntha started his early banking career in 2004 as a Senior Officer and working in various fields at a Cambodian owned bank, and in 2009 he was appointed as a Branch Manager at one of the top performing banks in the country.

Mr. Buntha has an MBA from Norton University, where he also received his bachelor’s degree in Economics, major in Banking and Finance in 2002.

G Mohan Raj

Chief Operations Officer

G Mohan Raj was appointed as Chief Operations Officer in July 2022. Prior to his current role, Mohan Raj was a Head of Operations and Operations Governance with a leading Cambodian Bank.

He has more than 40 years of banking experience having worked with a leading Regional Bank in Malaysia with his last position as First Vice President. His experience cuts across Branch Operations and Support, Centralized Back Office Processing Operations, Credit and Operations Risk Monitoring, Policy and Procedure Governance, Process Development, Project Management and a diverse Group Internal Audit function. He has served various working committees during the tenor which included representation in the Fraud Risk Committee of Association Of Banks Malaysia (ABM), Compliance Committee, Trade Service Network and Delivery Committee, Credit Administration Committee, Operations Committee, BCM Steering Committee, Merger Integration Committee, and in Cambodia in the Board Risk Committee and Management Committee. His banking career also includes secondment to Mauritius, Cambodia, Vietnam, and strategic assignments in Japan and Hong Kong. He also served as Associate Head of Group Internal Audit Support in another Malaysian bank for a year.

Besides this, he had the privilege of serving the Prime Minister s Department of Malaysia, as the Project Coordinator for a dedicated community-based program.

Mohan Raj holds a bachelor’s degree of Science and MBA and is also a Chartered Member of The Institute of Internal Auditors, Malaysia. He also holds a Certificate in Internal Auditing for Financial Institutions from The Institute of Banks, Malaysia, Certificate in Operational Risk Management from Institute of Banks/Kesdee Inc, USA and an Advanced Professional Certificate in Strategic Leadership from Metropolitan School of Business and Management, UK.

Kosal Deno

Chief Credit Officer

Mr. Deno has over 20 years of experiences in all areas of Banking including Credit, Operations, Compliance and Accounting.

Mr. Deno is appointed as Chief Credit Officer of Bridge Bank in June 2022, managing credit operations of the bank. Mr. Deno joined the bank in 2014 as Operations Manager and has been appointed as General Manager of Bridge Specialized Bank since 2018 to oversee the daily operations of business segments, sales & marketing, and strategic development.

Mr. Deno holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from National Institute of Management of Cambodia.

Min Sopheak

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Sopheak has more than 15 years of banking experience with local and regional commercial banks in Cambodia and Laos, and has since gained expertise in finance, treasury, and operations.

Mr. Sopheak was appointed as Chief Financial Officer at Bridge Bank in mid-2022. Prior to his current position, he was a Chief Operations Officer of a new startup delivery company, and Chief Financial Officer at a first leading fintech company in Cambodia. Mr. Sopheak had several years of experience across well-known local and international banks and fintech companies.

Mr. Sopheak holds bachelor’s degree in Accounting from National University of Management (NUM). He also received a scholarship from the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Cambodia to continue his professional accounting and finance education for Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) at CamEd Institute.

Pov Sopheak

Chief People Officer

Sopheak is a business-oriented human resources leader with over 20 years’ experience in the banking, law firm, global accounting firm, public and private organizations.

She has years of experience managing HR for both large corporations and high-growth start-ups. As a business partner, she motivates and advises executives, fostering organizational development and building high-performance culture.

She is a strategic thinker and thought leader. Sopheak obtained both a teaching degree from Phnom Penh Pedagogy Center and a bachelor’s degree in tourism management from the National University of Management