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Kuo-Yi Lim
Managing Partner at Monk's Hill Ventures


Kuo-Yi is the Co-founder and Managing Partner at Monk’s Hill Ventures. He has extensive experience in the industry as an early employee, founder, and investor of early-stage technology startups.

In the early 2000’s, Kuo-Yi was an early employee of Encentuate, an identity and access management software startup (acquired by IBM) and Reputation Technologies, a supplier relationship management software startup (acquired by Security Sources). In 2008, he co-Founded SportsHook, a social networking and event management SaaS startup for the sports community.

Prior to Monk’s Hill Ventures, Kuo-Yi was CEO of Infocomm Investments, a $200M venture fund based in Singapore investing in technology startups globally. At Infocomm Investments, Kuo-Yi led investments in Twilio (NYSE:TWLO), Dataxu, Quid, Gengo and other leading startups.

Kuo-Yi serves as a board member on several Singapore government statutory boards, including the Intellectual Property Office (IPOS), Health Promotion Board (HPB) and the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). He is also a member of the Future Economy Council in Singapore.

Kuo-Yi graduated from MIT with the bachelor, master's and doctorate degrees in electrical engineering. His doctoral thesis is in the area of nanophonotics, specifically in the design, fabrication and characterization of photonic crystal structures.

Agenda Sessions

  • South East Asia