Chairman (Non-Executive Director)
Michael has more than 25 years experience in accounting, finance and investments. He commenced his career in academia and subsequently worked for the Singapore Government and multi-national companies before joining the TCC Group. He has also been an Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman of public listed companies in Singapore. Prior to joining IMC, Michael was the Chief Financial Officer of International Beverages, which is the international arm of SGX-listed Thai Beverages.
Michael graduated with a Bachelor of Business Studies (with First Class Honours) and a Masters (with Distinction) from Massey University, New Zealand. He majored in Accounting & Finance.
Michael is also a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore, a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors and an Associate of the Singapore Association of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
Chik Wai Chiew
Executive Director & CEO
Wai Chiew has over 20 years of experience in global investment management and strategic business development, having been active in leading various companies on transformational growth strategies, fund raising and M&A. In his previous role as Chief Representative and General Manager of Temasek's Shanghai office, and Partner at Tembusu Partners, he has led investments across multiple industries and geographies. He was also previously responsible for commercializing biomedical and engineering deep tech ventures from Singapore's public research institutes under A*STAR, and co-founded an advanced technology accelerator supported by the Singapore government.
Wai Chiew was awarded the Glaxo-EDB scholarship and holds a BA in Economics from Cambridge University, UK; MA from Yale University, USA; and completed his EMBA (conducted in Mandarin) from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, China. He has also served as Honorary Treasurer with the Singapore Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SVCA).
Loh Niap Juan
Niap brings with him more than 20 years of experience as a finance professional and more than 10 years as a C-suite executive in GLCs, privately-owned enterprises and multinational companies. In the course of his career, he has helmed teams in various functions including Finance, Human Resources, Corporate Communications, Legal, Operations, Information Technology, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Development and Strategy.
Niap graduated with a First Class honours degree in Accountancy from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and trained in the London office of Deloitte and Touche. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW).