Tan Chin Hwee

Head of Apollo Capital Market Business in Asia
Apollo Global Management

IBF Distinguished Fellow (2013)

Fund Management

"Since I was on the professional buyside since 1995, I find that I am constantly evolving and re-inventing myself. Investment cycles have been getting shorter and shorter and Asia is essentially made up of many communities with their own complexities. Self-learning and reflection are keys in the industry."

Biography

Mr Tan Chin Hwee is the founding partner in Asia for Apollo Global Management, a leading USD168bn global alternative investor, among the top three largest in the world. He was voted by the Hedge Fund Journal as one of the emerging top 40 absolute return investors globally in 2010 and was also named as Best Asia Credit Hedge Fund by The Asset in 2010.

Mr Tan was honoured as a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader in 2010. He is a member of the Resource Panel for Government Parliamentary Committee for Finance and Trade and Industry for the Singapore Government. Mr Tan is active in serving the community and sits on various for profits and not-for-profit Boards and is an Adjunct Professor in a number of universities.

Mr Tan is honored as a World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders and the World Cities Summit Young Leaders and Nanyang Alumni Award 2014.

He is a member of the Resource Panel for Government Parliamentary Committee for Finance and Trade and Industry and for Advisory Panel for Volunteer Youth Corp, for the Ministry of Community, Culture and Youth.

He is the author of the bestselling book "Asia Financial Statement Analysis: Detecting Financial Irregularities".