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Lim Chow Kiat Portrait

Chow Kiat Lim

CEO, GIC

Chow Kiat Lim was appointed as Chief Executive Officer on January 1, 2017. He has been Group Chief Investment Officer of GIC since February 2013 and was appointed Deputy Group President concurrently in June 2016. He joined GIC as a portfolio manager upon graduation in 1993, developed GIC’s investment capability in corporate bonds and rose to head the fixed income, currency and commodities department. He was President, Europe in 2009, overseeing investments and relationships in Europe, Africa and the Middle East before his appointment as President of GIC Asset Management in 2011. Mr Lim is a trustee of Nanyang Technological University, board member of Wealth Management Institute, member of the Singapore government’s Committee on Future Economy and member of Agence France Trésor’s Strategic Committee.

Mr. Lim holds a First Class Honours degree in Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.