Bien Kiat Tan | Founder
Titan Capital | Singapore

Bien Kiat Tan, Founder, Titan Capital

Mr. Bien Kiat Tan is the Founder and Managing Director of Titan Capital.

Mr. Tan served as Managing Director of the Asian arm of TPG Capital, a US$ 70 billion private equity and buyout firm. He was responsible for building and running its operations in South and South-East Asia, and Australia for 7 years. He was involved in various buy-outs and acquisitions in the region, which included the buyout of Korea First Bank for US$ 500 million and Shenzhen Development Bank, both of which TPG exited with attractive returns.

Mr Tan also served as the Chief Executive of a major South East Asia conglomerate which controlled 5 public listed companies.

Mr Tan’s career includes senior management roles with Booz Allen and A.T. Kearney, both leading American strategy consulting firms, where he was instrumental in pioneering their Asian franchisees.

Mr. Tan has an MBA and MS from Columbia University in New York City.


Biotech Bootcamp @ 12:00

Breakout group discussion 1

Attendees to break into group of 3-4 each discussing on a specific topic for 25 minutes. Each group will be given 5 minutes to present on 3 key learning from the brainstorm session.

Topic 1: Beyond creativity: Systematic approach to build a successful business
Hardy Chan, Chairman & President of Allianz Pharmascience, Co-founder and senior advisor of ScinoPharm, Taiwan

Topic 2: Innovation process in product development and company building
Shwen Gwee, Head of Digital Strategy, Global Clinical Operations, Biogen, USA

Topic 3: Essential ingredients and options in funding the business
Hui Hsing Ma, Senior Deal Advisor, SEA, TVM Capital Healthcare, Singapore

Topic 4: Building the right partnership to accelerate, de-risk and sustain business relationship
Bien Kiat Tan, Founder, Titan Capital, Singapore

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