Guan Seng Khoo (APAC Adviser at Kamakura Corporation; adjunct lecturer, Singapore Management University

Dr Guan Seng Khoo has over 28 years’ of experience in the design and implementation of enterprise wide investment, banking and risk management models, systems and processes.

He gained deep practical insights from a career spanning across financial institutions in the USA, Canada, UK and Singapore, including the Man Group where he was the Principal Scientist, designing and running an algorithmic AI-based hedge fund, at American Bourses Corporation which provided robo-based analytical solutions and financial info-utilities to traders and investors in the USA and N Asia, at ATOS Origin, RHB Capital (as Group CRO), Singapore Exchange, Standard Chartered Bank (Global Head of Risk Analytics), Temasek Holdings, Alberta Investment Management Corporation (Head of ERM) and CAI, the global airport investment arm of Changi Airport Group (CAG).

He holds a PhD in Computational Physics (Material Science) from the National University of Singapore, with post-doc R&D in AI-based data mining in computer-aided drug design, materials science, and financial market applications in Japan and America.