Board of Directors

Mr Lim is the founder and Executive Chairman of the PhillipCapital Group of companies. He is also the Chairman of listed IFS Capital Limited in Singapore.

He is an honour roll on Securities and Futures Stockbroking under "The Distinguished Financial Industry Certified Professionals" awarded by the Financial Industry Competency Standards(FICS) in 2012.

He served previously as a board member in the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore(IRAS) and on a number of committees and sub-committees of the Stock Exchange of Singapore.

He received the Singapore Achievement Award from the Singapore Exchange in 2010.

In 1997, he was appointed Chairman of the Stock Exchange of Singapore (SES) Review Committee, responsible for giving recommendations to make Singapore Capital Market more globalised, competitive and robust to compete globally.

He was awarded the Public Service Medal (PBM) in 1999 by the Singapore Government. 

Mr Patrick Yang is the Managing Director of Phillip Private Equity. He has been involved in venture capital investments since 1991 and has 25 years of experience working with local enterprises beginning with his stint in the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) where he was primarily involved in the development of SMEs in Singapore. He has been instrumental in establishing & nurturing the corporate venture capital business of the ECICS Group since 1990.

An MBA graduate from the University of Bradford, U.K., Patrick also holds a B.Sc. (Hons) (Mechanical Engineering) from the University of Leeds, U.K. Prior to joining the ECICS Group in February 1990 as Assistant General Manager of IFS, Patrick was heading the Enterprise Development (Commerce & Services) Group at the Singapore Economic Development Board.

Ms Tang is a Director of Phillip Private Equity. She joined Phillip Private Equity as a Senior Investment Analyst in 1999. Ms Tang is actively involved in capital-raising, venture capital investing which include deal sourcing, deal evaluation, structuring, negotiations on investment terms, documentation and monitoring of investments. Ms Tang has developed extensive relationships within the venture capital community, regulatory authorities and relevant contacts particularly in China.

Prior to this, Ms Tang was the Senior Executive of ECICS Property Ltd, a subsidiary of the ECICS Group, from 1995. Her responsibilities included real estate investments, business development, project management and marketing of all residential, commercial and hospitality projects in Singapore and Asia.

From 1992 to 1994, Ms Tang started her career as an Executive with the Land Dealings Unit, Ministry of Law where she administered the foreign ownership of residential property in Singapore.

Ms Tang graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1992, majoring in Mathematics and Economics. She has also completed an Advanced Diploma in Real Estate & Property Management from the University of Technology, Sydney, in 1997.

Linus focuses on product development as well as investment strategy at the Phillip Capital Management.

Prior to PhillipCapital, he was at the Investments business of Citibank Asia Pacific. He has been with PhillipCapital since 2001 where he has been involved in equity research as well as corporate finance both in Singapore and the UK.

Linus is a graduate from the London School of Economics and also holds an MBA from the Anderson school of Management at UCLA.