Kai Hoo Quek
Quek Kai Hoo currently holds the title of Chief Investment Officer within the Venture Creation & Growth team in A*STAR’s Enterprise Division. He is responsible for the A*STAR spinoff portfolio, supporting them through investor and partner introductions, as well as connecting them to resources within the startup ecosystem. He also manages the portfolio equity and supports spinoffs through venture co-creation.
Before joining A*STAR in 2016, Kai Hoo has more than 15 years of investment experience through executing numerous deals across growth and venture capital, private equity fund-of-funds and real estate with sovereign fund (Temasek), family office (Kestrel) and listed companies (Unisteel and Rowsley). His investment experience has also been supplemented with general management and operational experience. He has strong interest in continually learning how people, technology and culture can shape the success of companies.