Mr. Yap is a senior private equity professional with more than 20 years of experience investing in Asia. He is currently the Chief Investment Officer and Partner of CMIA Capital Partners, a private equity firm that invests in mid-market growth
opportunities in China and Southeast Asia.
Prior to joining CMIA, Mr. Yap was the Global Head of Alternative Investments with Bank of Singapore and ING Private Bank， responsible for all investments in private equity, hedge funds and real estate funds. He was also Investment Director with 3i Group, a global private equity investment trust listed on the main board of the London Stock Exchange and a FTSE 100 company.
Before entering the finance industry, Kian Woon spent five years in consulting with Andersen Consulting. Mr. Yap holds a MBA from IMD, Switzerland and a Bachelor degree in Computer Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.