Dr. Poon Thong Yuen

Independent Director

Dr. Poon Thong Yuen was appointed to our board as Independent Director on 23rd April 2018. He is currently the chief investment officer of Zicom Medtacc Private Limited, the medical technology subsidiary of Zicom Group Limited, a company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, from March 2017.

He has had more than ten years of experience in venture capital investments in biomedical sciences companies.

From April 2004 to August 2016, he worked at EDBI Pte. Ltd., the corporate investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board, where he last held the position of Vice President.

As part of his role in EDBI Pte. Ltd., he was involved in various investments in and served on the board of directors of several biomedical sciences companies in Singapore and the United States, including Amaranth Medical Pte. Ltd., Amaranth Medical, Inc., Forma Therapeutics LLC, Inviragen, Inc., Ivantis, Inc. and Sotera Wireless, Inc.

Thong Yuen graduated from National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) with Honours in July 2000 and a Doctor of Philosophy in July 2004.

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