About 8 Capital Asset Management

8 Capital Asset Management (“8 Capital”)  is a fund management company licensed and regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore under the jurisdiction of the Republic of Singapore.

Headquartered in Singapore, with a significant footprint across the globe including China, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Thailand. 8 Capital partners with private clients, family offices, conglomerates, corporates and institutions. We take a client centric approach to wealth & funds management, providing innovative products and tailored solutions for our clients.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

  • To enforce strict adherence to clients’ needs and continually exceed their expectations

  • To embrace innovations with an entrepreneurial spirit

  • To support clients and portfolio companies in the Asia-Pacific region

VALUE PROPOSITION

Bespoke

We offer bespoke investment solutions that are not driven or influenced by any ties or associations with any financial institutions. We aim to ensure that our representatives act in the best interests of our clients always.

Customer-Centric

We aim to align our goals closely with our clients by employing suitable investment strategies, assessing investment opportunities, and creating robust portfolios.

Truthful

We aim to uphold high ethical standards within the company by dealing fairly and honestly with our shareholders, clients, partners and other stakeholders.

OUR TEAM

Ray Heng

Chairman, CEO

Ray is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of 8 Capital. He leads the investment team at 8 Capital and is responsible for the management and overall strategic development of the company. He has rich experience across Asia Pacific markets, and multiple business lines. He has strong global experience as an entrepreneur, senior manager and board representative across both private and public markets.

Prior to his current role, Ray held senior positions in private corporations with global operations and was involved in start-up businesses where he led the companies’ expansion into new markets and designed their development strategy.

Ray is also highly experienced in the finance sector, having been in the industry for more than 15 years. He served as Vice-President at the United Overseas Bank, where he managed HNW clients. He tailored for his HNW clients a diverse portfolio of investments that give them a stable return throughout his banking career. His investment philosophy is to have stable foundations for any investment portfolio but always ready to ride on market trends to enhance investment returns when opportunities arise.

Deric Wong

COO, Managing Director

Deric is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of 8 Capital. He oversees the company’s overall business operations.

Deric has over 20 years of experiences in the banking and finance industry with background across banking, corporate finance, wealth and fund management.  He is highly equipped with knowledge across multiple asset classes such as credit, real asset and private equity.

Deric joined the banking industry in 2000 and had held senior positions in major financial institutions such as Bank of Singapore and Nomura Singapore Ltd. During his years in the Private banking space, he was extensively involved with his clients on wealth management and succession planning where he was valued for his integrity and strong ability to connect with both UHNW individual and institution relationships on advisory and discretionary platform.

In addition to traditional investment products, Deric specialises in private financing with board range of innovative investment solutions for UHNW and corporate clients. He has coverages in real asset finance across the APAC region which includes real estate and infrastructure investment. Deric holds a Bachelor of Business in Accountancy from University of Queensland in Australia.

Benjamin Wong

Chief Distribution Officer

Benjamin has more than 20 years in the banking industry, across retail and private banking, and he currently leads the team of wealth managers in 8 Capital.

His previous roles include Head of Treasury Specialists across Retail and High net-worth segments, covering both Singapore and International Markets in OCBC Bank; as well as heading the HNW business in sales, acquisition and service teams in HSBC Bank.

In his banking career, he was instrumental in projects which helped the banks evolve to enhance client delivery and experience of banking services, improving banking productivity and competitiveness in the industry.

Benjamin was also a regular speaker of bank client events and university talks; covering areas of financial markets, financial literacy and investments; as well as developing curriculum and conducting training for relationship managers in various banks. His expertise and experience have also won him the coveted IBF Aspire Award in 2017.