Mentor & Investor at IAxil
Startupbootcamp FinTech Singapore Mentor
Fellow of Institute of Certified Accountants (qualified 1993)
Associate of the Institute of Taxation (1995)
Specialties: Venture investing, business development, strategic advisory and finance. Invested in tech startups from Singapore, India and US. Working with them on their strategy and business development in the Region. Selected as an ACE mentor by Singapore Govt. A judge at various business plan pitches: Insead, Nanyang EMBA & MBA, Nanyang Masters program, National University of Singapore MBA, NUS Institute of Systems Sciences, New York State EMBA etc. Over 15 years of diverse experience, working for the UK government, as well as Big 4 accounting firm specializing in the funds industry with numerous assignments at top tier banks and insurance companies. Tax expertise in structuring entities and taking companies and funds to listing on the LSE. After moving to Asia in 2006, given substantial pro bono support to social businesses and charities in the Region.