Singapore Management Team
E K Ong
CEO & Co-founder
EK was a Fixed Income trader with career trading experiences in London, New York, Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore. Prior to starting Bondlinc, EK was a Managing Director and Senior Asian Credit Trader at US Investment Bank Jefferies International.
Over the course of his career, he has had capital market experiences at DZ Bank, BNP Paribas and Citigroup. He graduated from the London School of Economics with a Economics degree in 2001.
CTO & Co-founder
Vincent was a Managing Director and Head of Technology and Business Process Re-engineering at Bank of Singapore. Prior to joining Bank of Singapore, Vincent also held various positions in the Global & Capital Markets domains, working with banks such as HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank to develop and implement process and technology solutions to support and manage their Derivatives Trading activities. He has also led the effort of effectively re-engineering and consolidating Treasury Front to Back-Office systems for trade & risk management, processing and accounting across all asset classes including Foreign Exchange, Money Market, Fixed Income and Derivatives (Interest Rates, Foreign Exchange, Equity) for OCBC Bank.
Vincent earned his Master of Science from HEC School of Management in Paris, concentrating his studies on Operations Research and Quantitative Methods, as well as Management of Information Systems. He also completed a Program of International Management at the UCLA Anderson School of Management.
Singapore Team Members
Senior Technology Lead
Gusniawan is Full Stack Developer with 20 years' experience working in blue chip, startup, companies across different markets sectors, Banking, Stock Trading, and Ecommerce. He has extensive knowledge of Java Enterprise, PHP framework, LAMP stack, experienced in working on multiple operating systems, including Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux.
He is a creative mobile application developer with over five years of experience across both Android and iOS devices.
Rajesh comes with 8 years of experience as a software engineer. He is an accomplished professional with expertise in application development, integration and project management within the Telecom, Banking, Insurance, and Healthcare domain in Singapore.
He also excels in developing, supporting, and achieving success on diverse and complex web applications. In 2012, he furthered his studies in National Technological University with a Master of Science in Knowledge Management.
Adnan is a Software Engineer with a passion for programming and technology, which he pursued since an early age, and eventually favored over his medical background in his bachelor studies. He started out as a computer and networking technician and branched out into full stack development and software engineering and architecture, solving problems throughout the IT stack.
He has over 6 years of experience developing for initial stage startups to global software companies. He is a firm believer in personal and professional development and adapting to the problem at hand.
Wan Ping lim
Wan Ping is the youngest of the Bondlinc family, who believes that programming fundamentally means fun! She graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor Degree of Computer Science from Multimedia University Cyberjaya.
Prior to joining Bondlinc, she was a full-time Android Developer who enjoyed delivering intuitive user experience. Transitioning into the current role as Full Stack Developer with specialty in Mobile/Web Development, she looks forward to taking on intriguing challenges-- be it small or big, and is extremely driven to solve them. In her free time, she loves to travel and explore exotic places.
Supporting the everyday functions of Bondlinc, Grace joined after graduating in 2017 with a Bachelors of Social Science (double majors in Psychology and Corporate Communications) from Singapore Management University. Prior to university, she worked in several client-facing jobs in Fuji Xerox and Gucci. She also interned in a specialized oil & gas recruitment firm as well as the sports giant adidas. Although her work and education background is neither tech nor finance, she enjoys the atmosphere of innovation and drive in startups.
Her other passions include strength-endurance training, rockclimbing, and trekking to great viewpoints.
Jer Kwang song
Data Analyst / Software Developer
Jer Kwang is passionate about building data pipelines and analytics applications using cloud and web technologies. He also enjoys statistical modelling of financial and business data. Programming languages he works with include Python, Java, Node.js and R.
He has a Master's degree from KU Leuven, Belgium, focusing on Finance and Statistics and a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Brown University, USA. He is an AWS Certified Solutions Architect and has a certificate in full stack web development from General Assembly, Singapore.
Yvonne is the third member of Bondlinc who graduated from Multimedia University, Cyberjaya with a Bachelor Degree of Computer Science. She started out her career in the technology industry mainly focused on Android development. Thereafter, she became a fullstack software engineer developing Anti-Money Laundering software for financial institutions for a couple of years.
Having more of an adventurous personality, she loves the freedom of innovations that startups can bring and enjoys the challenge that comes along with it. When not coding, you can typically find her at the gym or football field.
Jerald was a Private Banking Analyst at a tier one international bank where he played an integral role as the first line of defense. He has a strong background in financial crimes compliance, business quality control and mitigation of client risk. His stint at the firm saw him lead and manage several internal compliance and regulatory mandated projects, most recently validating and implementing the client onboarding structure in Singapore.
Previous experience had him working in Treasury at a commercial FX firm, and as an Analyst with SCB where he was responsible for mitigating tax evasion and financial crimes risk. Jerald is a business graduate with a double major in Finance and Economics, and is also a certified full stack web developer.
Hong Kong Team
Prior to expanding Bondlinc to Hong Kong, Andy was an Equity trader at Morgan Stanley with trading experiences in Great China and ASEAN markets for institutional clients. He specialized in algorithm trading and liquidity strategies, and was actively involved in developing and enhancing in-house trading platforms. Andy began his career at J.P. Morgan Private Banking as an investment advisor across all asset classes, with a strong focus on fixed income for ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families in Hong Kong.
Andy graduated from University College London with a BSc Mathematics with Economics degree in 2013. As a side interest, he also has 3 years of experience participating in fintech projects in Shenzhen, China.
Chairman & Co-founder
Daniel is currently the Treasurer for OCBC Hong Kong branch. Prior to moving to Hong Kong, he was the Head of Credit and Equity Trading at OCBC in Singapore. Before joining OCBC, Daniel was the head of Asia High Yield Credit Trading at JP Morgan in Hong Kong. Daniel began his career as an equity analyst at an event-driven hedge fund in New York.
Daniel conceived of BondLinc in 2014, but only formalized the project when he recruited Eng Keong Ong to be a co-founder and CEO in 2016. Daniel serves as a non-executive director and heads BondLinc’s Advisory Panel which consists of senior industry professionals.
Terence Ong Sea Eng
Terence is a veteran banker who recently left UOB to run his new Private Equity Venture, New Silkroutes Asset Management. His last position at the bank was Head of Group Global Markets and Investment Management, where he drove UOB's global treasury and asset management businesses. He was also Chairman of UOB Asset Management and UOB Venture Management, and a member of several of the bank's key committees, including its management executive committee and investment committee.
Tarun is currently an Executive Advisor to Graymatics SG Pte Ltd, an Artificial Intelligence technology company. He is also a Non-Executive Independent Director of Mapletree Logistics Trust Ltd and HSBC Bank (Singapore) Ltd (where he is also the Chairman of the Audit Committee). He is on a number of listed boards in India.
Prior to this Mr. Kataria was the Chief Executive Officer of Global Banking and Markets, HSBC India He also headed Institutional Sales for Asia Pacific at HSBC Global Markets.
His other passions include opera (he is on the Board of New Opera Singapore), yoga and African safaris. His charitable work is focused on the education of female children.
Anthony Chan is the Group Managing Director of Chan Brothers Holdings Pte Ltd.
He is the impetus behind Chan Brothers Group of Companies growth as Singapore’s largest and most established group of travel agencies and tour operators.
Prior to joining Chan Brothers, Anthony worked at Chase Manhattan Bank (presently JP Morgan Chase) after graduating from the London School of Economics, University of London with a Bachelor of Science
(Honours) degree in Economics.
Tan Ker Wei
Private Wealth Advisor
Ker Wei is currently a senior bond dealer at Bank of Singapore, having been at the institution for close to 15 years. He started his career at ING Asia Private Bank in 2003, where as a management associate he was tasked to help manage client portfolios. He moved to fixed income trading in 2006, where he has since been an integral part of the team handling bond executions. He is an honors graduate from Nanyang Technological University.