OUR TEAM

Who We Are

Ho Chye Hoi

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.

Yvonne Yap

Chief Financial Officer

Yvonne is the Chief Financial Officer of Dios Asset Management.

She is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) since 2012 as well as an affiliate of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Yvonne has well over 20 years of accounting, consultancy and tax-related experience with local SMEs and MNCs. She currently has her own accounting firm servicing the clients in Singapore and China.

Koh Yeok Thiam

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.

Sam Phoen

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.

Geo Tan

Senior Analyst

Geo Tan is the Senior Analyst of Dios Asset Management. Geo graduated from Nanyang Technological University, majoring in Accountancy. He had worked at a family office as an analyst with experience in leveraged forex, equities and bonds. Geo is passionate about macro factors, politics and have closely kept up with the market for the past 3 years, which allows him to generate insights by synthesizing these information to build an alpha strategy. He is currently pursuing a CFA certification.

Terry Ang

Investment Analyst

Terry Ang is the Investment Analyst of Dios Asset Management. Terry graduated from Nanyang Technological University with Honours (Highest Distinction), majoring in Banking and Finance. Previously, he had worked at Apollo Global Management as an analyst intern covering special situations financing and private equity. With previous stints in buy side at a credit hedge fund and Nikko Asset Management as well as sell side equity research at OCBC, Terry is passionate about deep value investing, distressed credit and GARP (Growth at Reasonable Price) investments. He is currently a CFA level 2 candidate.

Vince Lee

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

Operations Analyst

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.