Our Management Team (Investments)
Chai Chi KitChief Investment Officer
Chi Kit is the Chief Investment Officer at SeaTown.
Prior to joining SeaTown, he was the Head of Capital Markets & Chief Investment Officer at Ping An Asset Management (Hong Kong). He was also previously a Senior Managing Director and Head of Internal Public Markets at Teacher Retirement System of Texas in the US.
He earned a Master of Arts in Economics from University of Texas - Austin and a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University. He also graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.
Chi Kit is also a CFA charterholder.+
Steven ChuaDeputy CIO and Managing Director, Portfolio Management
Steven is the Deputy CIO and a Portfolio Manager at SeaTown. He is responsible for investments in consumer, healthcare, financials, consumer internet, utilities and materials sectors. He is also responsible for investments in ESG/sustainability-focused public opportunities. Prior to joining SeaTown, Steven was an investment analyst at Third Avenue Management in New York. He was also previously an investment banker at Goldman, Sachs & Co, and a management consultant with The Boston Consulting Group.
Steven graduated from the University of Cambridge, with a Bachelor’s degree (First Class Honours) and Masters in Electrical and Information Engineering. He also graduated Director’s List from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, with a Masters in Business Administration.+
Gabriel TanDeputy CIO and Managing Director, Portfolio Management
Gabriel is the Deputy CIO and a Portfolio Manager at SeaTown. He is responsible for investments in the technology, communication services, industrials, healthcare, real estate and energy sectors.
Before joining SeaTown, Gabriel was a Principal at HDH Capital, an Asia-based event-driven fund. Prior to that, he worked in the investment banking division and principal investments group at Lehman Brothers (later Barclays) from 2000-2008 based in Hong Kong, Tokyo and New York.
Gabriel graduated from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor with a M.S. and B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering.+
Eddie OngDeputy CIO and Managing Director, Private Investments
Eddie is the Deputy CIO and Head of Private Investments at SeaTown. He is responsible for both private credit and private equity investments. Prior to joining SeaTown, Eddie was a Senior Vice President (Head of Private Equity Investments) at Wah Hin & Co. He was also previously a Director (Investments) at DKR Oasis, a multi-strategy hedge fund. Before joining DKR Oasis, Eddie was a Director at Temasek Holding’s direct investment division. Before moving to the buy-side, Eddie was a corporate banker with DBS Bank. He has more than 20 years of experience in Asian financial industry.
Eddie, a CFA charterholder, graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a degree in Business (Upper Class Honours). He also holds a Masters of Science (Applied Finance) from National University of Singapore.+