Calvin Yeo is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP) holder. Calvin worked as an Investment Banker in Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce in New York where he analysed, structured and executed mergers and acquisitions as well as leveraged buyouts (LBO) with total deal sizes exceeding US$2 billion.
Former CEO and founder of JobsCentral Group. Grew both profit and revenue over a 14 year period from a 2 man startup into a leading regional job portal with over 150 staff in 3 countries. In 2011, sold the business to CareerBuilder. An active angel investor in other digital media startups and part time VC. His experience covers all the topics required to startup, build and scale a consumer internet business in South East Asia.
Chief Technology Officer
In technical leadership roles over 14 years, Ryan’s key achievements include the development of a business intelligence system deployed into billion-dollar companies, online game platforms powering international award winning games with properties such as Star Wars and Street Fighter, and an online portal with more than a million users.
Co-founder of JobsCentral Singapore, Shao-Ning stayed on as the Singapore MD after the company was acquired. During this period, she oversaw operation integrations with the global business and started the company’s transition to become a SaaS player in its Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia operations. Since 2009, Shao-Ning has been mentoring start ups in creative, digital and retail industries.
Michelle was a co-Founder and former COO of JobsCentral Group, responsible for branding, marketing, PR, editorial, research and creative designs. She created and built the JobsCentral brand name and started the magazine publishing, research and design services within the company. Prior to JobsCentral, Michelle spent 8 years in the US where she got her MBA and helped start-up IBM’s storage ebusiness unit in San Jose, CA. Currently an active angel investor in local and regional companies, Michelle shares her experiences and works hands-on to help accelerate their growth.
Wayne Quek is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and also a graduated from the Singapore Management University (SMU) with a Degree in Bachelor of Business Management(Finance). Formerly a Relationship Manager with DBS and HSBC, he honed his skills in the financial markets and assisted his clients to build up their investment portfolios.