Dr. Jeffrey Chi is a veteran in the venture capital industry and a strong advocate for the promotion of venture capital, entrepreneurship & socially responsible investing.
Dr. Chi co-founded Vickers Venture Partners in 2005 is currently its Vice Chairman for Asia and a member of its Investment Committee. He is also former Chairman and currently Ambassador of the Singapore Venture Capital & Private Equity Association. Dr. Chi also sits on board of SEEDS Capital (Investment arm of Enterprise Singapore) and on the advisory panels of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, A*ccelerate, the commercialization arm of A*Star and the National University of Singapore Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management.
Based out of Shanghai, Dr. Chi heads Vickers Venture’s investments in Asia and has investments in life sciences, medical devices, healthcare, financial services (including fintech) technology and educational technology (edtech) companies.
Dr Chi’s wealth of experience include investment banking (Partner at Pegasus Capital), strategy consulting (senior consultant at Monitor Delloitte) and operations (Managing Director of Spandeck Engineering SEA). Dr. Chi is a CFA Charter holder and a Chartered Valuer & Appraiser holder. He graduated from Cambridge University with 1st Class Honours in Engineering and earned his PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in organizational knowledge and information technology.