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Full-time MBA

Career Summary

An astute Portfolio Manager with more than ten years of experience in the investment industry. Started as an Investment Analyst with no prior knowledge of investing but quickly waded through to become the youngest fund manager, managing more than $8 billion in the top 15 biggest provident funds globally (WTW). Captain to a high-performance team, triple-hat responsibilities, and established international networks with business leaders across Southeast Asia. Outperform average returns by constructing an all-weather portfolio and incorporating a sustainable and long-term investment strategy. Successfully delivered a healthy and consistent return for more than 14 million members annually.

Key Skills

Develop strong analytical capabilities and the ability to anticipate various outcomes from major global events. A fundamentalist with excellent business sense and go-to for outlook consultation by investee companies. Enjoy the fast-paced capital market dynamics and exceptional ability to thrive in a VUCA environment. Well-articulated communication skills and maintaining long-term relationships with key stakeholders. Strategic decision-maker and persistent learner.

Future Objectives

With skills and network acquired through MBA, I’m passionate about creating strategic value for organisations in consulting and financial industry. Open to new challenges and interested in working with partner level to expand the business and navigate the ever-changing operating landscape.

Portfolio Manager

Employees Provident Fund Board (Malaysia)

2019 – 2022

Analyst - Attachment

Aberdeen Asset Management (Singapore)

2013 – 2013

Investment Analyst

Employees Provident Fund Board (Malaysia)

2011 – 2018

BA Hons; Accounting and Finance

Manchester Metropolitan University

2008 – 2010