We are stock pickers and fund managers. We came together because of common love for investing and Warren Buffett. This is a blog recording our fund management business.
8VantEdge Pte. Ltd. a Registered Fund Management Company with the Monetary Authority of Singapore. We are limited to dealing with Accredited Investors as defined in Singapore’s Securities and Futures Act 2001.
MarinaWay Capital is a brand owned by 8VantEdge Pte. Ltd.
CEO and Co-Founder- Melvin Tan Boon Pin, CFA, 16 years investment management experience, including time with Straits Lion, Lion Global Investors and DCG Capital. Prior to this he worked as a Microsoft Software development engineer at Avanade which is joint venture between Accenture and Microsoft. Thick black hair.
CIO and Co-Founder- Melvin Tan Teck Jin (“TJ”), CFA, 11 years investment experience including time with Deutsche Bank, Target Asset Management and DCG Capital. Also, former Head of Securities Fraud in Singapore Police Force. Less hair but more handsome.
Senior Portfolio Manager- Benjamin Kek, MBA/CFA/CA. 20 years of experience in Audit, Regulation, Risk Management, Finance & Investments at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Monetary Authority of Singapore, and Pilgrim Partners Asia. From 2011 to 2013, Benjamin was CFO of Advance SCT, an SGX listed company.
Senior Portfolio Manager – Eugene Wee, MBA. Over 20 years of experience in Investment, Research and Wealth Management at Societe General Asset Management, Citigroup Private Bank, OCBC Securities, BSI Bank and Pilgrim Partners Asia. In his various roles, he was responsible for Investment Research, Portfolio Construction, Stock Selection and Investment Strategy for Discretionary and Advisory mandates.
Senior Portfolio Manager – Stefano Grasso, MBA. Over 20 years of investing experience, most recently in commodity trading with Eni as head of the Singapore Office (APAC). Prior experience with McKinsey and Company in Milan and London. Disciple of Warren Buffett and passionate about value investing philosophy. Portfolio Manager of Enhanced Value Fund.