Head of Sales – Greater China, Managing Director China & Taiwan
Woan Ting Lee
Head of Hedge Funds – APAC
Wei Xiang Tan
Head of Client Services- APAC
Regional Head of Operations - APAC
Head of Sales – Hong Kong
Vice President Sales - Shanghai
Group Head of HR, Marketing and Social Media
Group Head of Corporate Services, Legal & Complaince
Head of Corporate Secretarial
Vice President - Corporate Accounting
Head of Product Management (Singapore)
Imran Assan's Bio
Imran has over 15 years of experience in auditing and accounting, having trained and qualified as an ICAEW Chartered Accountant with a Top 20 firm in London. He is actively involved in MGI Worldwide, an International network of accounting, auditing, taxation and consulting firms, serving as the area Leader for Asia and also serving as a member of MGI’s Executive Committee.
He brings extensive experience in liquidation, restructuring, forensic accounting and continues to advise international investors on efficient business structures for inward investment into Singapore. He also advises International Funds and local Fund Management Companies on various matters, including obtaining tax registration in Singapore so as to avail the tax exemptions for Investment Companies.
Mr. Samuel Chen's Bio
Samuel is an experienced financial service professional with over 10 years of experience in the alternative investment space across operations, asset management, and business development.
Before founding ASCENT, Samuel held the position of Chief Operating Officer at Ensemble Capital Private Limited. Before Ensemble Capital Private Limited, he was Regional Head of Client Integration of Deutsche Bank, Singapore. Samuel has gained a wealth of experience from other companies like Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, and Citco Fund Services. He graduated from the University of Oxford Brookes with a degree in Accounting.
Kaushal Mandalia's Bio
Kaushal is a dynamic leader with over 10 years of extensive fund accounting experience. Prior to joining ASCENT, Kaushal held the position of Head of Operations at Apex Group Limited. He managed operations and client relations of sovereign funds in Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, and South East Asia’s emerging markets during his tenure in Credit Suisse and BNP Paribas.
He has amassed a wealth of experience in overseeing large team development, end to end operations, and implementation of traditional and alternative funds from various jurisdictions globally. He graduated from the University of Oxford Brookes with a degree in Accounting.