Wealthtech Firm Endowus Hires Veteran Banker as Its Chief Advisory Officerby Fintech News Singapore June 15, 2021
Singapore-based digital wealth advisor Endowus has announced the appointment of Wei Mei Tan as Chief Advisory Officer.
In her new role, Wei Mei will drive strategic initiatives to accelerate Endowus’ growth trajectory and provide leadership in curating the advisory and investment solutions delivered to clients across all segments.
As a member of Endowus’ Investment Committee, Wei Mei will also be responsible for building portfolio strategies and fund selection.
With over 20 years of financial markets experience, Wei Mei brings to Endowus an extensive background in building digital advisory platforms and investment strategies, having held senior leadership roles at top-tier private banks.
She was most recently a Managing Director at Deutsche Bank as the Global Co-Head of Advisory & Investment Solutions, where she was responsible for building the bank’s dbXpert wealth advisory platform.
At Credit Suisse, Wei Mei was the APAC Head of Portfolio Solutions and successfully launched CS Invest. Wei Mei also spent 6 years at UBS Wealth Management where she was the APAC Head of Mandate Specialists, advising ultra-high net worth clients on asset allocation and portfolio construction.
Wei Mei is a graduate of Harvard Business School and Nanyang Technological University. She is a Temasek scholar and holds Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Chartered Accountant (CA), and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations.
She is also an adjunct lecturer at Nanyang Technological University.
This news comes on the heels of their recent S$23 million fundraise by Lightspeed Venture Partners and Softbank Ventures Asia.
Samuel Rhee, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer at Endowus said,
“As an industry veteran, I believe her wealth of experience in client advisory and investment solutions will be essential in our next stage of growth and in meeting the needs of our clients.
Endowus is expanding its range of client solutions and bringing onboard new best-in-class fund products across various asset classes, and Wei Mei’s expertise will contribute to our clients finding more solutions suitable to their investment needs.”