Team

Deep and extensive networks in Asia

James Tan

Managing Partner

Co-founder & COO, 55tuan (NASDAQ). Chairman, Action Community for Entrepreneurship. Former Chairman, BANSEA. Tsinghua-MIT MBA. Based in Singapore

Jasmine Chen

Analyst

AML, Risk Management, OCBC. Orbital. Sheares WOC. Python, Java, MongoDB. Tennis Captain, ODAC, Victoria JC. NOC HCMC. NUS Business Analytics. Based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam/ Singapore

Russ Neu

Venture Partner, Impact Initiatives

Founder & CEO, Social Collider. Global Lead for Diversity & Inclusion, Flex. Author, chronicles of Laos. Ministry of Education. Tsinghua-MIT MBA. Based in Singapore

Michelle Ng

Head, Environmental, Social & Governance

Director, Sustainable Impact Accelerator. Action Community for Entrepreneurship. CNBC Asia. Club Med. Grassroots committee. Community projects, Myanmar, Laos. NTU, HCI. Based in Singapore

Dorothy Yuan

Summer Analyst

Cloudscore. Insight Writer, NUS GRC. President, volunteer initiative with Prison Fellowship. President, Badminton Club. SOTA. Edusave Scholarship. David Marshall Young Artist Scholarship. Outstanding delegate, Model UN. Stephen Riady Young Entrepreneur Scholarship. Computing, NUS. Based in Singapore

Gwen Sim

Associate

Burda Principal Investments. Greenwillow Capital Management. Dearest, Inc. Volunteer, Mentor for Hope. NOC NY; NYU; NUS BBA Finance (Honours with Distinction). Based in Singapore

Wang Yunming

Venture Partner

Founder & CEO, 55tuan (NASDAQ), Jeehe & 51maimai. Tsinghua MBA. Based in Beijing, China

Cheng Lei

Associate Director, West China

Senior leadership, enterprise innovation and government relations. Advocate, Tibetan and minority cultures. Tsinghua MBA. Based in Chengdu, China

Ruslan Rakymbay

Investment Director, Kazakhstan

Founding member, QazAngels. Founder, Smart Advisory. PMP, MSc Energy Economics. Based in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Ricky Ow

Venture Partner

President, WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks Asia Pacific. President, Turner International Asia Pacific. Based in Singapore

Teo Jayren

Community Lead

Country Host, Entrepreneurship World Cup. Country Host, Global Entrepreneurship Week. Co-Founder, ASEAN Youth Organisation. Founder & CEO, Codesurance. Dip. Engineering, Singapore Polytechnic. Based in Singapore

Ellie Lew

Summer Associate

McKinsey, BCG, EY-Parthenon, Accountant-General Office, IBM. SG Women In Tech Award. HCI. Koh Boon Hwee Scholars, Nanyang Award, Huray Gold Medal. NTU Accountancy & Business Analytics Highest Distinction. MSc, Imperial College London. Based in Singapore

Liu Anqi

Finance Executive

China Petroleum. Genesis Capital. Dodoca. Chairman, NCC Cadet Officer Council. Vice-Chairman, Singapore One. RI, RGS. B.Commerce, University of Sydney. Based in Singapore

Jeffrey Seah

Partner, Asia Fund

CEO of Southeast Asia & Chairman, Asia Digital Leadership Team, Starcom MediaVest Group. Board, Singapore Discovery Centre. Based in Singapore

Melvin Liam

Analyst, Young Leaders Program

AWARE. TEDxYouth. Vice-Chairman, Peer Support Leaders. 1st Runner-Up, National Economic and Financial Management Challenge. Academic Excellence Award, Distinction in Leadership, Raffles Institution. MTI Scholarship. BA Econs, University of Cambridge. Based in Singapore

Dai Feng

Associate Director, South China

EVP, Suning Financial Group. Author, ‘Internet+’. GM Tianjin, 55tuan. Tsinghua MBA. Based in Shenzhen, China

Koh Wei Shan

Director, Sustainable Impact Accelerator

Strategic communications, raiSE. Ogilvy. CSR. SMU BBM. Based in Singapore

Michael Pan

Geek-in-Residence

Blockchain and cryptocurrencies research. Technology, Huobi. Founding team, 55tuan & Jeehe. Based in Beijing, China

Lin Pingping, PhD

Geek-in-Residence

SDN, next generation internet architecture. Co-founder & CTO, 55tuan. Network Attack and Defense Laboratory. National and provincial scholarships. Tsinghua PhD. Based in Silicon Valley

Ziglar Oh

Summer Analyst

Certis Cisco. Lead, Asian Business Case Competition. Captain, National Softball. Best Combat Fitness, Reconnaissance. SSSC School Sports Boy of the Year, Raffles Institution. BSc Business, Banking & Finance, NTU. Based in Singapore

Daniel Ong

Finance Executive

EY. The Straits Times. Facilitator. Hwa Chong Diploma with Distinction. NUS Business Dean’s Scholarship. NUS BBA (Accountancy), Honours with Highest Distinction. Based in Singapore

Htoo Myat Naing

Summer Analyst

Ensign Infosecurity. Asia Private Equity Club. Captain, National Water Polo. Leader, Conservation in Terengganu, Malaysia. Chee Ah Khum Scholarship, SSSC Colours Award. Raffles Diploma with Distinction, Raffles Institution. BBM and BSc (CS), SMU. Based in Singapore

Li Cheng

Summer Associate

China Credit International Securities. Hillhouse Capital. Bank of Beijing. Xiamen International Bank. CAP, QFP, CSQ, CCBP, China. BA, Nanjing University. UC Berkeley. MSc, NTU. Based in Singapore

Aazon Ang

Summer Analyst

Business development and creative, SGAG. EAGLES Award. Colours Award. NTU. Based in Singapore

Dhairya Dhamani

Summer Analyst

Derivatives, RJ O’Brien & Associates. Events coordinator, campus activities board. Python, R Studio, Java. Dean’s List First Honours. BSc, Boston College. Based in Singapore

Adil Nurgozhin

Venture Partner, Central Asia Fund

MD and CDO, Baiterek NMH. Chairman, Qaztech Ventures. Angel investor, Chocofamily, Nommi, Moomkin, CTOgram. Based in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Qiu Xingxing

Marketer-in-Residence

O2O innovation and pioneer. Strategic GM, Meicai. Founding team & youngest GM Shanghai, 55tuan. Based in Beijing, China

Goh Yiping

Partner, Asia Fund

President, Element. CPO, MatahariMall. Co-founder & CEO, AllDealsAsia (acq’d Lippo Group). NUS, UPenn. Based in Singapore

Aaron Chan

Analyst

Rajah & Tann. Chairperson, KR Hall Flag. Captain, Cross Country. Raffles Diploma (Merit in Leadership). Python, C. NOC HCMC. NUS Engineering. Based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Gabdilkamal Kadirzhanov

Marketing Manager, Kazakhstan

Head of Department, QazTrade. Saryarka Special Economic Zone. Kaznex Invest. University of Sheffield. Based in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Jim Jin

Geek-in-Residence

Founding team, Maimai. Founding team & engineer, 55tuan. PhD candidate, Tsinghua. Top scholar, Liaoning province. Based in Beijing, China

Tessa Neo

Summer Analyst

Individual and team Gold, SEA Games. Shooter, Team Singapore. Volunteer maths teacher. Project Leader, USC Marshall. Events, SAFRA. Director’s List, NYP. BBM, SMU. Based in Singapore

Chen Bin

Marketer-in-Residence

Blockchain and cryptocurrencies research. Pioneer in China social media marketing. Founding team, 55tuan. Based in Beijing, China

Asia’s potential is ultimately realized in its people. By the end of 2021, Quest Ventures’ portfolio of 100+ venture-backed companies operate in more than 150 cities across Asia, creating employment and advancement opportunities for more than 4,400 employees, while our Enterprise and ESG efforts directly impact thousands more.

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