Our Team

Leadership and Vision

P-Wa Tang

Co-founder / CEO

P-Wa has 20 years of experience at Citigroup in Loan Sales and Syndicate, Debt Capital Markets, Special Situations and Distressed Trading and Derivatives. He has worked in various leadership positions in Singapore and Hong Kong.

Eugene Lim

Co-founder / Legal and Compliance

Eugene is an international lawyer who has worked in Singapore, Hong Kong, and China. He was a partner at Baker & McKenzie and was Asia Pacific chair of the firm’s International Commercial and Trade practice.

Sean Liu

Sean Liu

Chief Commercial Officer

Sean has more than 17 years of financial advisory experience in listed corporations and financial institutions. His career spans multiple cross-functional roles in corporate treasury, investor relations, debt structuring and syndication for various deal constructs, including project and asset-based financing and cross-border leveraged buyouts.

Simon Burdett

Head of Sales, EMEA

Over 36 years of banking experience, at various European financial institutions including, Scotia Capital, MUFG, Guy Butler and latterly Unicredit Bank.  Encompassing 25 years of transacting in the Secondary Loan Market, trading par, distressed, single loans and portfolios, across EMNA including CEE, Russia and the US.

Dr. Kate Kwan

Head of  Sales, North Asia

Dr Kate Kwan has over 25 years of banking experience.  She has worked at SG Asia, HSBC, Citigroup, JP Morgan and Banco Santander.   She has extensive experience over primary loan syndications, debt syndicate and sales, fixed income capital markets, loan distributions and secondary loans sales & trading. She has been the Chairperson of the Secondary Loans Trading Committee of Asia Pacific Loan Market Association in 2013-2016. She has a Doctorate degree from The University of Newcastle, Australia, and is a Certified ESG Planner, CPA(US), CGMA and Financial Risk Manager.

Monica Chang - Taiwan Sales

Monica Chang

Taiwan Sales

Monica joins PrivEx with 24-years of experience in the banking industry in Taiwan and Hong Kong. She previously held leadership positions in Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank, ANZ Bank, Citi, CTBC and HSBC to name a few. She is currently pursuing her EMBA in National Taiwan University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Financial Risk Manager (FRM).


Veerabhimanyu K N, (Abhi) PMP®

Head of Technology & Operations

Abhi has 25 years experience in Information Technology. Prior to joining PrivEx, he was head of CIMB Bank’s Wholesale Banking Program & Projects.

John Thomas


John has 13 years experience in Information Technology, specialising in banking and telecommunication. Before PrivEx, he was a senior application consultant for UOB’s Digital Bank application.


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