Yeo Wee Kiong
Chairman, Raffles Venture Fund

Mr Yeo has held appointments as independent director with more than 10 corporations listed on the Singapore Exchange and various government-inked agencies and companies such as National Science & Technology Board, Ascendas Pte Ltd, Keppel Corporation, SMRT Corporation and PSB Corporation Pte Ltd. He is currently a director on 4 listed companies.

He has had more than 22 years of practice experience as a corporate finance lawyer.  Prior to that, he was an investment banker with NM Rothschild & Sons (Singapore) Limited in Singapore. His first work experience was with the Singapore Economic Development Board.

He has business interest with his spouse in healthcare related businesses which were previously listed on the Singapore stock exchange. Since 2008, he also has a minority interest in a fund of funds manager which he helped to establish.

Mr Yeo holds a Bachelor of Engineering (First Class Honours) degree from the University of Singapore, a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the University of London, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the National University of Singapore. He was awarded the Public Service Medal National Day Award in 2011.