RH Capital partner team has an extensive domestic and foreign experience in equity investment, M&A and fund management, in-depth capital market knowledge, as well as strong acumen of the market opportunities. Years of collaborations have also laid down a strong mutual understanding among the partners. It is the unbreakable team spirit that weathers us through the storm of capital market and continues to propel our growth, and win the customer trust, peer recognition and national honors.

Key Partners
Key Management Team
Founding Partner

Chinese. Dr Tian has a Master’s Degree in Economics from Tongji University and is a PhD Holder of Grenoble Business School. From 2000 to 2003, Mr. Tian successively undertook the position of the Vice-Director of Economic and Trade Bureau and Investment Promotion Bureau of Dingxi City, Gansu Province. He was named the “Son of the East(China)” and the “Outstanding National Young Entrepreneur” in 2003. He was also awarded one of the“ 100 Excellent National Investors of 2013" and China Economic New Leading Personnel” in 2015.

Yap Kean Chong
Founding Partner

Malaysian. Mr. Yap graduated from Curtin University in Australia, with a MBA degree. Mr. Yap has both Chartered Accountant (CA) and Chartered Secretary (ACIS) membership. Mr. Yap currently also holds directorship in Lanzhou Zhuangyuan Pasture Co. Ltd. (HK01533 & SZ002910,listed on both HK and SZ Stock Exchange).Mr. Yap has 30 years of financial investment and corporate management experience in Australia, Singapore, Hongkong, Indonesia and China. He was appointed as the Director of the Board and General Manager of many Chinese subsidiaries of Indonesia’s DIRGAHAYU Group, managing more than USD 300 million.

Demian CHEN Professor
Founding Partner

Chinese. Mr. Chen has a Bachelor’s degree from Zhejiang University and a Master’s degree from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC). Mr. CHEN was the president of Shenzhen Zhongxin Venture Investment Management Company. Mr CHEN has been involved in over 90 venture capital programs, of which 30 firms have since been listed. Also, Mr. CHEN has led 11 venture capital programs, of which 5 firms have been listed.

James Lee
Partner & General Manager of Singapore Office

Singaporean. Mr. Lee holds a Bachelor’s degree from National University of Singapore. He has more than 40 years of investment and management experience, as well as wide networking connections. Mr. Lee successively served as a Marketing Manager of Singapore Telecommunications Limited, a Strategy Manager of Motorola (China), the General Manager of Vertex (a venture capital affiliated to Temasek), Chief Representive of EDB in China, and the General Investment Advisor of GIC.

Scott Lim
Partner & General Manager of Malaysia office

Malaysian. Mr. Lim graduated from University of Wisconson with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance. He has more than 20 years of experience in managing the Malaysian and regional equity portfolios (mainly in South East Asia) as a Fund Manager. He was with MIDF Amanah Asset Management (a subsidiary of PNB, the largest Malaysian fund management company in Malaysia) as the Chief Executive Officer and also led the investment team as the Chief Investment Officer for 4 years. Before that, Mr. Lim was attached with CMS Dresdner Asset Management which was a joint venture company with RCM/Allianz Global Investors, one of the top 5 largest fund management companies in the world for 10 years.

Joseph B. LeePhD
Partner & General Manager of Korea office

Korean. Dr Lee is the Doctor of law from Cornell University, and a MBA holder from MIT. Prior to being the partner of RH Capital, Dr. Lee served as the VP in Bankers Trust International’s Seoul branch, the Director of Peregrine Fixed Income Ltd, the Director in KEB Salomon Smith Barney, the Director of JP Morgan Chase Seoul Branch, and the Vice President & CEO of Hungkuk Life Insurance Co., Ltd. By serving such positions, he has accumulated diverse experiences in the field of Finance.