Managing Director, Mr. Colin Lee Yung-Shih (B.Sc)
A Finance (B.Sc) graduate of Boston University, Mr. Lee began his financial career as an institutional sales executive with a Singapore-listed brokerage firm, G K Goh Stockbrokers Ltd, covering the Singapore and Malaysia stockmarkets.
In 1991, he joined Credit Lyonnais International Asset Management (CLIAM) as a specialist fund manager, with direct responsibility for managing the CL Singapore Growth Fund (CLSGF), as well as effecting all Singapore and Malaysia investment decisions for CLIAM's regional portfolios. In each of the years from 1991-93, the CLSGF consistently outperformed its index benchmark and its competitors, with returns of 9%, 28% and 138% respectively. The fund was ranked as the best performer by various rating agencies.
In October 1994, Mr. Lee left to develop CAM as a boutique fund management firm, servicing select external clients as well as companies within the Mixed Holdings group. The Mixed Holdings group firmly supports Mr. Lee's philosophy that CAM's clients are its partners, with relationships built on trust and mutual understanding.
Mr. Lee also sits on the board of two established Trust companies, one of which is listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange.
Executive Director, Ms. Low Siew Kheng (B.Acc, CFA)
Ms. Low is a Chartered Financial Analyst, and also holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the National University of Singapore. She joined CAM in 1997. She is a member of the Virginia based Association for Investment Management and Research and the Singapore Society of Financial Analysts. Ms. Low began her career as an auditor in Coopers and Lybrand.
In 1984, she embarked on an illustrious career as a financial analyst, starting out in Jardine Fleming Securities Singapore Pte Ltd, then moving on to G K Goh Stockbrokers Pte Ltd. By the time she left G K Goh Stockbrokers Pte Ltd, she was Director of the research team. Ms. Low joined Baring Securities Singapore Pte Ltd in 1988 and became Head of Research by 1989, leading a team of six equity analysts and one economist, covering the Singapore and Malaysia markets till 1990, thereafter specialising in the Singapore market. During her tenure, the team she led was continually ranked top by the leading research surveys, conducted by Greenwich UK and USA, Euromoney, Extel, Institutional Investor and Asiamoney.
In 1994, Ms. Low was recruited by UBS Securities Singapore Pte Ltd as Executive Research Director, to lead a team of six analysts covering the Singapore market, as well as to assume management responsibility for the other Asean research teams based in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. She was also a member of a three-person Research committee driving UBS's regional equity research direction. Despite her short two-year term, Ms. Low successfully steered the team at UBS Securities Singapore Pte Ltd from an unranked position to second place in the major surveys in 1996.
Ms. Low is one of the most respected analysts in the field today, proven by Asiamoney's broker survey ranking her top sell-side analyst for the years from 1994 to 1996. In her final year as a stockbroking research analyst in 1996, she garnered three times the votes of her nearest peer. With her vast experience and formidable credentials, CAM is very proud to have Ms. Low lend her expertise and support to fundamental research, the backbone of our investment philosophy in the organisation.