Advisors and Board of Directors

Rohit Sipahimalani

Member of the Advisory Committee

Rohit is the Chief Investment Officer at Temasek. He joined Temasek in 2008 as Head of Telecom, Media & Technology investments. In 2012, he was appointed co-Chief Investment Officer and has since held various roles including Joint Head for Investment Group, Joint Head of Portfolio Strategy & Risk Group as well as Head, India before assuming his current position in January 2022.

Prior to joining Temasek, Rohit spent 11 years with Morgan Stanley holding senior positions across its Mumbai and Hong Kong offices, including Co-Head of the Asia Pacific M&A business in Hong Kong, and Managing Director and Head of Southeast Asia Investment Banking in Singapore.

Rohit started his career with Citibank, Mumbai, after which he spent a few years with McKinsey & Company in India as a management consultant.

Rohit holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad. He graduated from St. Stephens College, Delhi, with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Economics.

Tan Su Shan

Board member
Member of the Advisory Committee

Su Shan is Group Head of Institutional Banking at DBS. She also serves as the President Commissioner for PT Bank DBS Indonesia. Prior to leading the institutional banking business, she was Group Head of Consumer Banking and Wealth Management for close to a decade.

Before joining DBS, Su Shan was Morgan Stanley’s Head of Private Wealth Management for Southeast Asia. She has also worked at Citibank and at ING Barings in London, Tokyo and Hong Kong.

Su Shan graduated with a Master of Arts from Oxford University in the United Kingdom, where she studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics. She has also completed executive leadership courses in Harvard Business School, Stanford Business School and Singularity University.

Amit Sinha

Board member
Member of the Investment Committee

Amit is a Managing Director & Global Head of Telecom, Media & Technology – Corporate & Investment Banking for the DBS. He also has an oversight over offshore India business and Digital Economy Business. Amit has been with DBS for more than twenty years and also sits on the DBS Wholesale Bank’s Digital, Alternate Platform Lending Steering Committee to drive adoption of Digital, Data and Big Tech initiatives.

Amit was GM & Senior Executive Officer of DBS Dubai for three years from 2008 to 2011 and was responsible for the overall management and business of DBS Dubai covering Corporate & Investment Banking, Private Banking and Institutional Equity sales businesses across the Middle East. Upon returning to Singapore, Amit also had an oversight over DBS Dubai’s business from 2013 to 2019. He was earlier a senior Banker in DBS Bank’s TMT team in Singapore.

Amit has previously worked at Reliance Industries Limited, India for five years.

Amit holds a Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering from Nagpur University, India, and an MBA in Finance from Asian Institute of Management, Philippines.

Aftab Mathur

Board member
Member of the Investment Committee

Aftab leads the Innovation Investments team at Temasek, focusing on global disruptive technology investments across venture capital funds and start-ups. He has invested across US, Europe, Israel, Latin America, India and SEAsia, and serves on numerous boards, investment committees and advisory committees across the global portfolio. He currently serves as the Temasek investor representative on select portfolio company boards and also on the advisory committees of numerous venture capital funds across US, Europe, Israel and SEAsia.

Prior to Temasek, Aftab was a venture capitalist and founding team member of Reliance Industries’ (RIL) corporate venture platform. RIL is India’s largest private sector company. Prior to that, he was a private equity investor at Warburg Pincus and founded a specialty chemicals start-up, Matcorp.

Aftab began his career as a banker with Merrill Lynch and Nomura in New York.

Aftab holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Yale University, USA.

Ang Peng Huat

Board member

Peng Huat is an Advisory Director with Temasek since January 2021. In this capacity, he is a director on several Special Purpose Vehicles established by Temasek and its partners.

From 2009 to 2021, Peng Huat was Managing Director at the Telecommunications, Media & Technology direct investment unit at Temasek, based in Singapore. Prior to that, he was a venture capitalist, operating in Silicon Valley from 2002 to 2008.

Earlier in his career, Peng Huat was in the semiconductor industry at LSI Logic Corporation from 1984 to 1996, rising to General Manager and Vice President of their Consumer Products Business Unit. He left to start a fabless semiconductor company, TeraLogic Inc, as Chairman and CEO from 1996 to 2002.

Peng Huat graduated from University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) with First Class Honours. He attended graduate school at Stanford University, where he received his Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering (1980), Master of Science in Statistics (1982) and PhD in Electrical Engineering (1984).