Who We Are
Who We Are
Chief Executive Officer / Chief Risk Officer
Ho Chye Hoi, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Risk Officer of Dios Asset Management has over 25 years’ extensive experience with business and regulations in the finance industry.
Chye Hoi was the Head of Compliance at the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (renamed GIC) where he managed the global compliance risks for the group for 11 years with a global team of compliance officers under him. His career includes his role as Compliance and Project Director with Swiss Bank Corporation (SBC), SBC & Warburg Dillion Read and Associates and UBS. He also spent several years as Head of Compliance with DBS’s Investment and Corporate Banking Division. In the earlier part of his career, Chye Hoi was the Senior Assistant Director/ Head Investigation and Operations with Commercial Affairs Department Ministry of Finance, a department he assisted in setting up. He was awarded the Minister for Finance Commendation (1989) for outstanding performance in directing investigations into Pan-Electric series of cases.
Chye Hoi was a Singapore Government Overseas Merit Scholar. He is a qualified chartered accountant with the Institute Of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and also holds a LLB from the University of London. In July 2007 he participated in Stanford University’s Executive Programme in Strategy and Organisation.
Chief Operations Officer
Koh Yeok Thiam is the Chief Operations Officer of Dios Asset Management.
Yeok Thiam began his career with the Monetary Authority of Singapore and has spent 20 years in financial services with the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC) in the areas of back office operations, portfolio financial reporting and management of financial market data. His last held the position of Assistant Director in the Investment Data and Valuation Department of GIC.
Yeok Thiam graduated from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants with a professional certificate. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore, a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants, and a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom.
Chief Investment Officer
Sam Phoen is the Chief Investment Officer of Dios Asset Management.
Sam is a seasoned financial markets practitioner with over 25 years of experience. His working career includes 16 years at Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC), where he was the deputy department head of the Foreign Exchange Department. He also had successful stints in a large Singapore-based hedge fund, followed by over 6 years in Shanghai managing the China Global Markets business for ANZ Bank.
Sam is the author of highly acclaimed “High Net Worth Investing – How to grow your wealth through practical asset allocation” and “Personality Driven Portfolio – How to invest right for your style”, both published by Marshall Cavendish Business.
Risk and Compliance Analyst
Vince Lee is the Risk and Compliance Analyst of Dios Asset Management. As a detail oriented professional, he specializes in fraud investigation, regulatory compliance gap analysis and implementing risk prevention frameworks within financial institutions. He is familiar with current industry standards on AML/CFT practices and brings to the team both local and regional experience from the financial services sector. He graduated from the University of London with an honours degree in Accounting and Finance and is currently working towards his professional qualifications as a compliance specialist.
Huang Xingchuan is the Operations Analyst of Dios Asset Management. He holds a Bachelor Degree from National University of Singapore, majoring in Economics. Xingchuan is passionate about integrating programming languages into operations to optimize workflow efficiency.