Mr. Raymond Kong is a Managing Director and oversees all legal and financial matters with both limited partners and portfolio companies. He joined Vickers in 2005 and is based in Singapore. During his tenure, Mr. Kong has handled every major transaction in all the Vickers funds, namely Vickers Meta Fund I L.P. (“Fund I”), Vickers Venture Fund II L.P. (“Fund II”), Fund III and Fund IV.
Prior to joining Vickers, Mr. Kong was the Finance Director of UPS Logistics Group, responsible for the Asia Pacific operations. As a member of the senior management team, he contributed to the growth and strategic development of the operations. Mr. Kong helped to establish the business in Singapore that expanded to eight countries across the Asia-Pacific region and generated an annual turnover of US$200 million.
Mr. Kong has approximately eight years of regional experience with Reuters where he was stationed in Hong Kong for several years to oversee the implementation of financial systems and controls during the company’s expansion into the China market.
Mr. Kong gained his professional experience and development at Price Waterhouse. He was selected for the Graduate Overseas Training Scheme where he worked in their Melbourne office for two years and completed his professional year examinations to qualify as a Chartered Accountant of Australia.
Mr. Kong graduated from the National University of Singapore with a B.Acy degree. He was admitted as an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia in 1986 and more recently as a Fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants in 2006.