Managing Director, Head of Capital Solutions
Roger is a Managing Director and Head of Capital Solutions at VIAM and a member of the Investment Advisory Committee. Roger brings with him nearly 20 years of private credit, private equity and corporate finance experience.
Before joining VIAM in 2022, he was Founder and Managing Director of EmergeVest, a Hong Kong-based private credit and private equity fund manager. Prior to founding EmergeVest in 2013, he led HSBC’s principal investment activities in the Greater China region. Roger was a founding investment professional at Credit Suisse Private Equity Asia, based in Hong Kong. Before relocating to Hong Kong, he was an investment banker at Credit Suisse’s technology investment banking division in New York. Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Roger was a research assistant at MIT’s Laboratory for Computer Science (LCS), based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Before relocating to the US, Roger had worked at GIC in Singapore.
Roger holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Bachelor of Applied Science (First Class Honours) in Computer Engineering from the Nanyang Technological University and a certificate in executive education from INSEAD.