Our Team
We run a lean outfit, which brings together an abundance of experience, drive, design, intrigue and passion. Staying boutique means each member of the team stays hands on, builds intimate and meaningful client relationships for the long term and achieves speedy turnarounds. All this translates to results.
Our Team
We run a lean outfit, which brings together an abundance of experience, drive, design, intrigue and passion. Staying boutique means each member of the team stays hands on, builds intimate and meaningful client relationships for the long term and achieves speedy turnarounds. All this translates to results.
Jonathan Cheng
M.ECON, MBA
Group CEO & Managing Director
j.cheng@lccapital.co
Jonathan Cheng
M.ECON, MBA
Group CEO & Managing Director

j.cheng@lccapital.co

Jonathan brings with him a wealth of experience spanning more than two decades in starting up new enterprises, of which the past 12 years were spent focusing on private equity. He has razor sharp business acumen and has spearheaded many successful projects in various parts of the Asia-Pacific region over the years. Jonathan sits on the board of a number of such companies and in industries ranging from property development, to venture capitalists. He holds double Masters Degrees in Business Administration and in Economics.

Some of Jonathan's notable projects in recent years include:

  • Leading a syndicated consortium to initiate a successful land banking program in Japan.

  • Leading a syndicated consortium in Singapore and Australia to strategically acquire land with bespoke debt and equity structures which were redeveloped into residential property.

  • Restructuring capital, shares and strategic partnerships for an Indonesian based mining company which took them from series A funding to exit.

YC Chen
LLB, B.COM
Executive Director
yc.chen@lccapital.co
YC Chen
LLB, B.COM
Executive Director

yc.chen@lccapital.co

YC is a lawyer by training and he is admitted in Australia and Singapore. Prior to joining LC Capital, he has worked in a boutique offshore firm, as well as an international law firm. He is experienced in relation to a broad range of company and commercial law matters, as well as in advising corporates and funds in relation to financing, investment transactions, and dispute resolution generally. He holds double degrees in Law and Finance. YC's project experiences include advising:

  • On the merger of two independent, third-party ship management companies to form the largest of such entities in the globe;

  • A diverse range of investment vehicles in both Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands; and

  • The buyer consortium in the taking private of a sizable Chinese natural wind energy company then-listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

Jeffrey Tay
MSC
Vice-President, Lifestyle and Investor Relations
jeffrey.tay@lccapital.co
Jeffrey Tay
MSC
Vice-President, Lifestyle and Investor Relations

jeffrey.tay@lccapital.co

Jeffrey has over 15 years’ experience in the lifestyle, hospitality and event industries in Asia.

Prior to joining LC Capital Limited, Jeffrey has joined lifestyle companies on the management level, the likes of Quintessentially Lifestyle, Aspire Lifestyles, The Entertainer Business, and Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts.

Jeffrey was pivotal in leading and driving the success of these companies where he led the Hong Kong and regional teams from successfully transforming the brand image of the business, to acquiring new corporate business partnerships, developing revenue generating business strategies and solutions, and achieving and exceeding overall company targets and objectives.

Jeffrey holds a Double Masters of Science in Marketing and Management from the University of Denver.

Marc Tan
LLB, LLM
Assistant Vice-President, Corporate and Legal Affairs
marc.tan@lccapital.co
Marc Tan
LLB, LLM
Assistant Vice-President, Corporate and Legal Affairs

marc.tan@lccapital.co

Admitted as a solicitor and barrister in Australia and prior to joining LC Capital, Marc has trained in international onshore and offshore firms, and an international financial institution. His prior experience includes a broad range of corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, securities issues, IPOs, financing, and corporate and commercial matters. Marc holds a Bachelors and Masters in Law.

Leveraging on his experience, Marc oversees and is responsible with assisting the directors with various corporate and legal related matters in LC Capital and her subsidiaries in the wider group.

Edward J Downer
Project Director
edward.downer@lccapital.co
Edward J Downer

Edward has over 12 years of construction experience in Quantity Surveying and Project Management. He has delivered projects in the UK, Southeast Asia and Japan ranging in value from US$1m to $500m in sectors varying from tech, pharmaceutical, finance and hospitality. His most recent experience is in Niseko, Japan where he is based will provide vital local knowledge and a steady hand for on-going and future projects. His attention to detail and tenacious attitude makes him a perfect addition to the team and further strengthening LC Capital’s ability to deliver only the best projects in the rapidly growing Asian market.  Edward holds a Bachelors in Quantity Surveying from the UK.

Elaine Yu
MBA
HR and Accounts Manager
elaine.yu@lccapital.co
Elaine Yu
MBA
HR and Accounts Manager

elaine.yu@lccapital.co

Elaine is a seasoned financial and HR professional with over 10 years of experience in the industry. She joins LC Capital from a well-known listed retail company and other luxury retail and wholesale companies. Elaine also holds an MBA degree.

Elaine is responsible for Financial and HR Management of the group. With her solid experience, she tackles complicated HR issues and provides financial analysis to the group.

Jessica Yuen
Group Operations Manager
jessica.yuen@lccapital.co
Jessica Yuen
Group Operations Manager

jessica.yuen@lccapital.co

Jessica graduated from hospitality management from the International College of Tourism (Tokyo) Japan and has extensive experience in the customer management sector. With over 10 years of professional involvement within international companies across hospitality, retail, finance and tech, Jessica is well equipped to handle the fast-changing international corporate environment and managing multicultural conflict resolution. Having spent more than 6 years in Japan, she is not only fluent in the language but also has an in-depth understanding of business etiquettes both in Japan and locally in Hong Kong.

Joyce Lee
B.COM
Head – Marketing & Corporate Communications
joyce.lee@lccapital.co
Joyce Lee
B.COM
Head – Marketing & Corporate Communications

joyce.lee@lccapital.co

Joining LC Capital in Hong Kong in 2019, Joyce is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of LC Capital’s corporate and project marketing, communications, and public relations. Prior to LC Capital, Joyce held senior manager positions in Edelman Hong Kong and other top international communications agencies. She focused on corporate reputation, marketing and crisis management, providing communications and strategic counsel to C-Suites, Fortune 50 companies and world’s leading corporations. Joyce obtained her bachelor's degree in Hotel Administration in Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, Ithaca.

Josy Chan
B.A., MSC
Marketing Executive
josy.chan@lccapital.co
Josy Chan
B.A., MSC
Marketing Executive

josy.chan@lccapital.co

Josy is responsible for the planning, implementation and execution of LC Capital's corporate and project marketing campaigns. Prior to joining LC Capital, Josy obtained her bachelor's and master's degrees in Marketing in the UK, and worked in various startup and eCommerce companies. She will bring her knowledge and fresh perspectives to the company and contribute to the business development.

Diana Tuen
Manager - Business Development
diana.tuen@lccapital.co
Diana Tuen
Manager - Business Development

diana.tuen@lccapital.co

Diana developed a solid foundation in corporate finance through successfully completing a Business Administration Degree, majoring in Finance, at Seattle University in the United States. After graduation, Diana worked in a renowned real estate firm in Seattle and was mainly responsible for evaluating clients’ financials and customising loan programs bespoke according to each client’s unique needs and demands. In 2015, Diana joined a well-established commercial bank as a financing specialist in Hong Kong. She experienced with various KYC procedures and AML guidelines. One of Diana’s most recent project experiences was to perform in-depth analysis on the financial health of a listed athletic apparel retail company, and provided direct consultation to potential investors during various roadshows.

Tissue Chan
Designer
tissue.chan@lccapital.co
Tissue Chan

Tissue is a multi-media designer at our company. She is the eye behind its stylish property development promotional and marketing materials including, but not limited to, the brochures, web design and video editing for ICG’s luxurious development projects.

Her past work experience includes many of Hong Kong’s renowned publishers and international production houses, such as Hong Kong Economic Times, Numik and Tekuchi Hong Kong Limited, with an extensive portfolio of graphic design, videos and VR applications for internal projects. With a bachelor’s degree in New Media Art from the City University of Hong Kong, Tissue is the go-to for chic and creative integrated marketing solutions.

NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Lo Yew Seng
Non-Executive Director
Lo Yew Seng
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Mr Lo is the founder and director of Capella Capital Pte Ltd and Capella Management Pte Ltd, providing venture fund and financial advisory services since 2006. His position encompasses the strategic responsibility of managing the investments of the company as well as sourcing for further opportunities. Prior to founding the Capella group, Mr Lo was employed by a Swedish listed multi-national company, AXIS Communications in 1996. He was then appointed the Asia Pacific sales and marketing director where he stayed on for 9 years. He has concurrently held the company’s Chief Representative position in the China subsidiary located in Shanghai and the director position of the subsidiary/branch in Korea and Taiwan. Mr Lo has a bachelor’s degree in Arts and Social Sciences from National University of Singapore (NUS), majoring in Economics. He has also attended the General Management Program at NUS Business School.

Mr Lo also serves on the board of Ban Leong Technologies Limited, which is listed on the SGX Mainboard. He was also the Independent Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee and Member of the Remuneration Committee and Nominating Committee of Jackspeed Corporation Limited from 2010-2017, a company which is also listed on the SGX mainboard as well.

ADVISORY BOARD
Dr Ranald Taylor
PHD IN ECONOMICS
Advisor
Dr Ranald Taylor
PHD IN ECONOMICS
Advisor

Dr Ranald Taylor is currently the Chair of Economics in the School of Business and Governance and a Research Fellow at the Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University, Australia. His main areas of interest are on economic growth, particularly the impact of technological progress, international trade, and human capital accumulation on a nation’s economic growth.

Ranald has written a book on quantifying the impact of productivity or technological progress on economic growth. In addition to being a highly sought-after speaker at various high level conferences around the Asia-Pacific region, Dr Taylor is a regular contributor to various esteemed scholarly journals around the world examining the relationships between effort, productivity, efficiency wages in the public sector. He has also served as an economics and business consultant to various Australian Commonwealth and State departments on market analysis on China’s energy sector, the benefits of foreign direct investment, market analysis on the international oil and gas services, the dynamics of Western Australian exports, the liberalisation of the telecommunication services, international trade in higher education, the comparative advantage of selected Western Australian exports, and the analysis of China’s food production and its implications on Australian agricultural products.