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In Conversation with Pang Yee Ean

Posted 8 months ago

In Conversation With… is our in-house talk series featuring select invited guest speakers from the Built Environment who will share rare industry insights and tips for both job seekers as well as industry players.

Join us for an exclusive networking session featuring Pang Yee Ean, the founder of Urbina Capital, and delve into the insights of a visionary leader who has navigated the realms of infrastructure and urban development.

Don't miss this exceptional opportunity to connect, learn, and exchange ideas with a trailblazer in the industry.

Get insider knowledge on:
1. Best practices for setting up a fund dedicated to infrastructure and urban development in today's dynamic market landscape.
2. Deep diving into the pressing issues of these industries and discover how your business can pivot or capitalize.
3. Essential pointers for those eyeing to set up a fund in these pivotal sectors, ensuring a successful launch and sustainable growth.

Mark your calendars and be part of an evening that promises to illuminate and inspire.

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About the Speaker: Pang Yee Ean, founder of Urbina Capital
Yee Ean is the Founder of Urbina Capital, a newly setup infrastructure fund management company that specializes in investing in socially and economically sustainable infrastructure projects, such as water supply and middle income housing in the region.

Formerly serving as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Surbana Jurong Capital, Yee Ean led the investment platform under Surbana Jurong Group dedicated to financing infrastructure and urban development. This venture capitalized on Surbana Jurong Group's extensive engineering prowess and development network, boasting an impressive 70-year track record, a workforce of 16,500 skilled engineering and urban professionals, and a global presence with over 120 offices.

Prior to this appointment, Yee Ean was Director General of Investment Operations in AIIB. Mr. Pang led the charge in AIIB's endorsement of solar, wind, and hydropower initiatives. He additionally pioneered the utilization of equity funds and commercial financial establishments as avenues for engagement in infrastructure undertakings.

He has also held various senior positions at Ascendas, including Senior Vice President in charge of Real Estates Funds where he co-led the SGX listing of a S$700 million market value Ascendas Hospitality Trust, and Assistant Chief Executive Officer of Ascendas Services Pte Ltd, where he oversaw the asset management of Ascendas’ industrial and commercial developments in both listed and non-listed entities in Singapore.

About the Moderator: Ethan Tan, Director of Annexion Partners
Ethan possesses more than 7 years of recruitment experience in the Built Environment sector with a niche practice in Property and Real Estate, and Interior Design and Architecture. With a flair for building solid teams, he brings with him a wealth of experience in advising businesses on Talent attraction and retention.

By invite only, RSVP below by 15 September.

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