James Edgerly Thayer Jr graduated from Stanford University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. He has extensive experience in the financial industry, and was the Chairman and CEO of North American Bank Corp and Farmington National & Savings Bank in New Hampshire, USA.Both companies were sold to Banknorth Group, Vermont, USA, which subsequently merged with TD Bank, Canada. He is currently a private investor with active international investments in China and India, and domestic investments in the United States of America.
Goh Eng Heng graduated from University of Florida, USA with a Bachelor of Arts Degree, Finance. He is the Chairman of Tat Hwa Group, a privately-held, family-owned investment holding and management company, serving as the foundation of the Group’s umbrella of companies and subsidiaries. He spent over 35 years in the Finance industry with his last held role as Executive Director of Merrill Lynch International Bank.
Lionel Lee is a seasoned investor, executive and board member. Currently, he is the Managing Partner of InvesUnited, a private investment firm and asset owner with interests in real estate, equities and fixed income. He leads the sourcing, structuring and execution of capital returns, strategic partnerships, capital raising and investor relations.
He is also the Chairman of Platinum Circle, the world's largest business group consisting of corporations with annual revenues exceeding USD100million, governments and intergovernmental organisations such as DHL, Coats, Lenovo, Dalmia Group, Standard Bank, World Trade Organisation, Meinhardt Group, Asian Development Bank, Bin Zayed Group, Huawei and many more.
Prior to his current roles, he brings over 20 years of proven investment and commercial experience with private and public-sector organisations, and has advised and built over USD500 million NAV in 28 small to listed companies across 14 industries and 20 markets.Additionally, Mr Lee is a recipient of awards and honours including World Economic Forum Young Asian Leader, Young Ambassador for Opportunity International USA, New Media Champion for People's Association (Singapore) and a candidate for Nominated Member of Parliament in Singapore.
Dr Tay Hua Hui MBBS (London), MRCP (UK), AM (Singapore), FAMS (Gastroenterology) (Singapore) has over thirty years of experience in medicine.Dr. Tay has held the position of Honorary Secretary for the National Foundation for Digestive Diseases, and was also the Editor of the News Bulletin and then Gut Views for the Gastroenterological Society of Singapore. In 1991 he started Private Practice as Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist - HH Tay Medical & Gastroenterology Clinic Pte Ltd. Dr. Tay retired from full time medical practice in 2012, and founded Farrer Enterprise in 2014 to manage his family’s private investments.
David See currently serves as the Chairman of SDM Private Limited, and has over 40 years of experience in the construction industry. Under his stewardship, SDM Pte Ltd has grown into a major player in the tiles industry in Asia, and is currently the first and only tiles manufacturing operation with factories and full-scale distribution and retail operations in Singapore, China, Thailand and Indonesia. With a passion for philanthropy, he previously served as the President of the Rotary Club of Singapore North, and frequently leads and participates in various philanthropic projects in Thailand, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Allison Lin is the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Forte Organisation Pte Ltd, a leading sales and marketing agency based in Singapore. Forte Organisation manages a salesforce of over one hundred. Under her leadership, Forte Organisation Pte Ltd has established successful working relationships with leading multi-national corporations such as Keppel Corporation, HSBC, Singtel and StarHub. Forte Organisation also works with some of Singapore's largest non-profit organisations like Special Olympics and SASCO.