Seniority, expertise, and a unique combination of skills, experience and client orientation forms a highly specialised and exclusive asset management team in one of Asia’s most attractive and dynamic financial centres.
Chief Executive Officer / Fund Manager
Alex has more than 20 years of industry experience in investment as well as in private banking. He has previously worked with Robertson Stephens & Co, Morgan Stanley in Zurich, UBS Investment Bank in Frankfurt/Germany, as well as Credit Suisse Private Bank and Bank Julius Baer in Singapore. During his stay in Singapore Alex has gained more than 10 years of investing experience in equities, fixed income and currencies in the wider Asian Pacific region. Alex holds a BSc /Economics from the University Mannheim, Germany and an MBA/International Finance from the University of San Francisco. Alex is a German national and Singapore Permanent Resident since 2007. He is fluent in German, English and French.
Tay Wi Keng Gallen
Chief Investment Officer / Fund Manager
Gallen has more than 10 years of industry experience including investment research and portfolio management. Previously, he has worked at Eastern Holdings Limited, New Harbour Capital Partners, Midas Investment Management, and Bayerische Hypovereinsbank. Gallen specialises in Asian equities and fixed income, including Vietnam, China, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Taiwan, and Indonesia. Gallen graduated from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) with Bachelor of Accountancy (First Class Honors) and completed his CFA Level 3 exam in 2004. He is a Singaporean national and is fluent in English, Mandarin, as well as Teochew.
Associate / Investment Support
Serene has more than 10 years of industry experience. She joined S.E.A. Asset Management from Bank Julius Baer in Singapore. Prior to that Serene worked for Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Singapore. Currently, she supports the team’s investment and trading operations. Serene holds a Diploma in Business Administration from Kaplan Higher Education Academy in Singapore. She is a Singaporean national and is fluent in English and Mandarin.