Asia Pacific, Europe,
Sourcing & providing funds to accelerate
★ Angel finance
★ Fundraising for VBs & VCs
Pushing for commercialisation
★ Sales & export channel building
★ Marketing support
M&A and Alliance
Acquiring/divesting business, and building partnership
★ Deal making
★ Professional execution
Finding, building and executing solutions
★ Diagnosis & analysis
★ Trouble shooting
Corporate Advisor & Trainer for International Business & Projects
Advocate for Diversity & Balance
Global Politics & Economy Watcher
Development Management Governance Facilitation Trouble-Shooting
Sam worked with bilateral and international development finance institutions and involved in socio-economic infrastructure projects (in transport, power, healthcare, education, tourism, etc.) worth billions of dollars in total in many Asian countries. He also worked with a U.K. merchant bank to make and execute cross-border M&A deals between and among Europe and the Asia Pacific.
He has been especially active in the areas of international business development, partnership & alliance building, mergers & acquisitions, venture business support, and problem-solving. Sam has advised over 400 companies of various industries and scales mainly in the Asia Pacific, where he also has provided lectures and training programmes to and in numerous companies and university classes. He is Founder & Executive Director of Crossborder Pte Ltd, an Independent Non-Executive Director of Silverlake Axis Ltd (listed on the SGX Mainboard), Advisor of EduLab, Inc. (listed on the TSE Mothers), and holds positions of non-executive director and advisor with a few private companies.
A Japanese with Singapore P.R., an AFS alumni, a Keio University graduate (LL.B). He enjoys playing basketball and badminton, jogging, weight training, and nature walking.
Singapore Lyon Tokyo Saigon
Silicon Valley Melbourne
50 Raffles Place, #37-05 Singapore Land Tower, Singapore 048623