Mr Lim Hua Min, executive chairman for PhillipCapital group of
companies, has been named as this year’s recipient
of FOW’s Awards for Asia Lifetime Achievement
Mr Lim founded Phillip Securities in 1975 and has steered the
development of the company into the multinational financial
service group it is today.
PhillipCapital today employs more than 3,500 employees with
operations in the financial hubs of 16 countries, offering a
full suite of financial products and services to over 1 million
clients across the globe.
In addition to his role at PhillipCapital, Mr Lim has been a
pioneer of the development of Singapore as a financial hub and
has served on a number of committees and sub-committees of the
Stock Exchange of Singapore.
In 1997, he was appointed Chairman of the Stock Exchange of
Singapore Review Committee, which is responsible for devising a
conceptual framework to make Singapore’s capital
markets more global, competitive and robust.
"Mr Lim has built PhillipCapital into a truly global enterprise
operating across a number of business classes," said William
Mitting, FOW publisher.
"It is our honour to recognise his enormous contribution to
Asia’s capital markets at this year’s
Previous winners of the award include Ang Swee Tian and Ng Kok
The award will be presented at the Awards for Asia Gala Dinner
on September 23 in Singapore.