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).
Member, Investment Committee
Bruno Lorenzon is currently Head, Group Corporate Finance for the IMC Group and has more than 15 years’ experience in investments, strategy and corporate finance in the Natural Resources sector both in Australia and overseas. He has worked for the IMC Group for the past nine years and previously worked for Vale in Brazil and Rio Tinto in Australia in roles encompassing strategic planning, M&A and business development. Mr Lorenzon has a Bachelor of Civil Engineering, MBA and is a CFA chartholder. Mr Lorenzon is an alternate director representing the IMC Group on the Boards of Millennium Minerals Ltd (ASX:MOY) and Horizon Oil Limited (ASX:HZN).
Leong Sin Hong
Vice President, Compliance & Risk Management
Sin Hong has more than 15 years of experience in governance, risk, compliance, corporate finance and investment management. Prior to joining Heritas, he was Associate Director at IMC Pan Asia Alliance Group and was responsible for the development of policies and procedures, as well as corporate governance activities of the group. He also served as Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions at Sembcorp Industries Limited and Assistant Vice President of Finance at Sembcorp Environmental Management Pte Ltd.
Sin Hong graduated with a Master of Business Administration (with Distinction) from Cornell University. He also holds an Advanced Certificate (with Distinction) in Governance, Risk and Compliance from the International Compliance Association.
Charis has over 10 years of experience in private equity, venture capital and corporate finance transactions. Her past experiences include M&A, JV partnerships, and investment execution and deal management across Healthcare, Education, Technology, Financial Institutions Group, and Oil & Gas industries in Fortune 500 and various private equity firms across Asia.
Charis graduated with a double degree (BBM in Finance and BSc in Economics) with High Distinction from the Singapore Management University. She has also completed an executive program at Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management in Beijing, China.
Janet has over 10 years of experience in private equity, venture and growth capital, start-ups, technology operations and corporate finance. She co-founded / managed educational and healthcare technology start-ups and was also previously involved in fund raising, M&A, corporate and debt restructuring and investment management across Media, Consumer, Education, Technology, Healthcare and Manufacturing across various private equity firms in Asia.
Janet graduated with a MSc in Applied Finance from Singapore Management University and a BBA (Hons) from the National University of Singapore.