Kian Woon YAP 

MANAGING PARTNER

Kian Woon is responsible for all aspects of JI Capital Partners’ business with a strong focus on investment and portfolio management.

Kian Woon is a seasoned private equity professional with more than 20 years of experience investing in Asia. He started investing with an ESG lens since 2012.

Previously, Kian Woon was Partner and Chief Investment Officer of a mid-market private equity firm investing in food/agribusiness and consumer sector in China and Southeast Asia. Prior to that, Kian Woon was Global Head of Alternative Investment at Bank of Singapore, where he oversaw more than $700 million AUM. Kian Woon has also held senior investment positions with ING and 3i Group.

Kian Woon spent five years with Andersen Consulting prior to joining the finance industry.

Kian Woon holds a MBA from IMD, Switzerland and a Bachelor degree in Computer Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Kian Woon is fluent in English and Mandarin.

 

Kian Woon YAP 

FOUNDER, MANAGING PARTNER

Kian Woon is responsible for all aspects of JI Capital Partners’ business with a strong focus on investment and portfolio management.

Kian Woon is a seasoned private equity professional with more than 20 years of experience investing in Asia. He started investing with an ESG lens since 2012.

Previously, Kian Woon was Partner and Chief Investment Officer of a mid-market private equity firm investing in food/agribusiness and consumer sector in China and Southeast Asia. Prior to that, Kian Woon was Global Head of Alternative Investment at Bank of Singapore, where he oversaw more than $700 million AUM. Kian Woon has also held senior investment positions with ING and 3i Group.

Kian Woon spent five years with Andersen Consulting prior to joining the finance industry.

Kian Woon holds a MBA from IMD, Switzerland and a Bachelor degree in Computer Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Kian Woon is fluent in English and Mandarin.