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Singapore Speakers Series in Hong Kong featuring Mr Koh Boon Hwee, Chairman of Credence Partners Pte Ltd

Hong Kong 15 May 2015 -

AN INVITATION 
 
The Overseas Singaporean Unit cordially invites you to the Singapore Speakers Series featuring Mr Koh Boon Hwee, Chairman of Credence Partners Pte Ltd, in Hong Kong on 15 May 2015, Friday.

Mr Koh has had an illustrious career serving as Chairman of numerous major corporations, including Singtel, Singapore Airlines and DBS Bank. He currently exercises his keen sense for investment through Credence Partners Pte Ltd, where he invests in and guides the development of SMEs in South East Asia.

Join us as Mr Koh shares his insights from his rich business experiences and investment exploits. In addition, catch up and network with fellow Singaporeans at the event over a standing buffet dinner. Help spread the word among your Singaporean friends!
 
Date:
15 May 2015 (Friday)

Time:
6.30PM to 9.30PM
 
Venue:
Conrad Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom (Nathan & Granville), Lower Lobby Level
Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong
 
Attire:
Business Suit

Indicate your interest to attend by clicking the Register button now!
Note: Should you face any problems with registration, please send an email to Jerrold_hong@nptd.gov.sg.

ABOUT MR KOH BOON HWEE
 
 
Mr Koh Boon Hwee is the Chairman of Credence Partners Pte Ltd, a private equity fund focused on investing in SMEs in South East Asia.

He is also the Chairman of Sunningdale Tech Ltd, Yeo Hiap Seng Limited, Far East Orchard Limited, Rippledot Capital Advisers Pte Ltd, FEO Hospitality Asset Management, FEO Hospitality Trust Management Pte Ltd and AAC Technologies Holdings Inc.

He started his career in 1977 at Hewlett Packard and rose to become its Managing Director in Singapore from 1985-1990. From 1991-2000, he was Executive Chairman of the Wuthelam Group.

Mr Koh was also the Chairman of the Singapore Telecom Group (Singtel) and its predecessor organisations from 1986-2001, Chairman of Singapore Airlines Limited from 2001-2005, and Chairman of DBS Bank from 2006-2010. Mr Koh also served on the Board of Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd from 1996-2010.
 
He is currently Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Nanyang Technological University, and a director of the Hewlett Foundation and Agilent Technologies, Inc in the United States.
 
Mr Koh received his Bachelor’s Degree (First Class Honours) in Mechanical Engineering from the Imperial College of Science and Technology, University of London, and his MBA (Distinction) from the Harvard Business School.
 
ABOUT CREDENCE PARTNERS PTE LTD
 
 
Credence Partners Pte Ltd is a Singapore-based private equity firm, providing growth stage capital and expertise to small and medium-sized enterprises in the Manufacturing, Information Communication Technologies, Services, Logistics and Consumer sectors in the South East Asia region.

For more information on Credence Partners Pte Ltd, please click on the following link.
 
ABOUT THE SINGAPORE SPEAKERS SERIES
 
 
The Singapore Speakers Series is a high-signature event aimed at fostering greater interaction between eminent Singapore-based leaders and the overseas Singaporean community residing in cities with significant pockets of overseas Singaporeans such as New York, London, Sydney, Melbourne, Beijing, and Shanghai.
 
The series will feature prominent Singapore business leaders from the private sector as well as distinguished public sector luminaries who have made significant contributions to Singapore's nation-building efforts. Through first-hand accounts of these top leaders, overseas Singaporeans can keep abreast of industry trends, developments in Singapore’s business and economic landscape and gain fresh insights on job and business opportunities back home.
 

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