Eric Neo Say Wei
Founder and Chairman
Eric a Senior Executive with over 20 years of combined experience across Capital Markets, FinTech, Entrepreneurship & Volunteerism.
Eric is the Founder & Chairman of Neo & Partners Global ("NPG"), a FinTech Certified company by the Singapore FinTech Assoc. & recognized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore ("MAS") in serving the Capital Markets.
As a passionate Entrepreneur, Eric led NPG to win Best Infrastructure Provider at the WatersTechnology Asia Awards 2020 alongside other luminary DBS Bank & the national level Singapore Total Defence Awards 2017 & 2020.
Concurrently Eric is the President of Hg Exchange, Asia’s first member-driven private exchange licensed by MAS as Recognised Market Operator with (i.) it's tech infra underpinned by advanced blockchain & (ii.) an ecosystem of leading financial intermediaries / trading members providing access to private market opportunities (Private Equity ("PE") / Venture Capital ("VC") funds & high-growth companies) to a global network of 500,000 investors.
Eric is also a Co-Founder & Group Director of RF International Holdings that incl. (i.) a US$3m PE investment alongside after SGX & Heliconia (subsidiary of Temasek Holdings) into a SME regulated by the MAS & (ii.) RF Fund Management, a MAS Registered Fund Management Company.
Eric through his beliefs in Servant Leadership & Stewardship, he was awarded Executive of the Year, Financial Services at the SBR Management Excellence Awards 2020.
Eric has always been an ardent technologist, enthused by new innovations, fascinated to see how we can harness them for the betterment of society, whether that be in finance, technology etc. This vision has guided him to drive technological application & integration across a wide range of financial & infocomm tech sector functions, & shaped more connected, efficient & effective operations.
Prior to Eric's Entrepreneurship, he had the privilege to be part of Asia's Senior Leadership in FlexTrade Systems, RTS Realtime Systems (acquired by Bloomberg), CMC Markets, UOB Kay Hian & BT Group.
Aside from Eric's professional pursuits, he volunteer actively in the Singapore Armed Forces ("SAF") National Service ("NS") since 2011. He serve as a Major; S3 of a 700+ strong Infantry Battalion.
In recognition of Eric's Command & Leadership, he was awarded the SAF Long Service & Good Conduct (20 Years) Medal.
On lifelong learning journey, Eric was privileged to be in the graduated class of 20th Command & Staff Course (NS) from the Goh Keng Swee Command & Staff College. Currently, he attending the 6th Asian Financial Leaders Programme, flagship programme of the MAS.
Please feel free to get in touch with Eric. He look forward to connecting with you!