Lim Chow Kiat was appointed as Chief Executive Officer on 1 January 2017. He was previously Group Chief Investment Officer of GIC and Deputy Group President. He joined GIC as a portfolio manager upon graduation in 1993, developed GIC’s investment capability in corporate bonds and rose to head the Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Department. He was President, Europe in 2009, overseeing investments and relationships in Europe, Africa and the Middle East before his appointment as President of GIC Asset Management in 2011. Mr Lim serves on the boards of Nanyang Technological University, Wealth Management Institute, National Research Foundation and FCLT Global. He is also a member of Agence France Trésor’s Strategic Committee.
Mr Lim holds a First Class Honours degree in Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.