Mr. Tan joins Credit Suisse from Schroder Ventures Group Advisers Pte Ltd, where he was the Head of their Private Equity business in Asia, responsible for investment analysis, business development, investor relations and regulatory issues. Prior to joining Schroder Ventures Group, he worked with the private equity teams at Hermes Private Equity and at GIC Special investments.
In this newly created role with Credit Suisse, Mr. Tan will be responsible for driving efforts to expand the CFIG business in the Asia Pacific region. In addition, he will manage client relationships and conduct due diligence on fund investments within the region.
Kelly Williams, Head of CFIG and based in New York, said, “I am delighted to welcome Khim to the team. I am confident that his wealth of experience working in the private equity fund of funds space in Asia will contribute to the ongoing success of our growing CFIG business.”
Khim Tan added, “I am pleased to be joining Credit Suisse and look forward to working with some of the most experienced people in the industry. This is a great opportunity to expand CFIG’s presence in Asia, building on what is already a very strong franchise in the US.”