Richard Sia is the Treasurer for SGDCC. With a comprehensive background in financial and investment analysis, treasury as well as corporate finance, banking and investor relations, Richard brings a vast amount of finance-related experience and in-depth investment expertise to the table.
After his successful corporate career with Wing Tai Holdings Limited where he held a senior leadership position and mentored a team under him, he took up an advisory role at Omnibridge Capital Pte Ltd. As a management consultant at the company, he provided business-related advice and training to startups and SMEs. During this period, he learnt to identified essential qualities of successful entrepreneurs and gained insights into the real-world challenges business owners face in Singapore. From there he started to conduct business strategy workshops on his own to help individuals and business owners to build a growth mindset and think out of the box.
Richard graduated with a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from NUS and is a CFA charterholder since 2001. In addition, he is also a Certified Neuro Linguistic Programming practitioner and an ACTA certified trainer. His core philosophy in business and finance revolves continuous education and personal development, where he believes that one has to constantly learn and adapt to innovation in order to overcome obstacles, exploit opportunities and thrive in an ever-changing world.