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Meet the Team

 

Frank Phuan

Founder & Director

 

Frank has over 20 years of experience in the solar industry, and possesses an Honours Degree in Applied Science in Materials Engineering from Nanyang Technological University (NTU). Prior to setting up the company, Frank spent time in his family business, manufacturing solar panels and learning the ins and outs of the business.  An experienced entrepreneur, Frank also spent time delving into advertising, IT and F&B. Frank is also a member on the NTU College of Engineering Advisory Board.

 

Lawrence Wu

Founder & Director

 

Lawrence has more than 14 years of experience in investment banking, specializing in M&A and restructurings, reverse takeovers, schemes of arrangements and de-listings of public companies, having worked at DBS Bank, Macquarie and BNP Paribas. Lawrence spearheads the group's efforts in capital raising and securing requisite funding. He has a first class Honours Degree in Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University as well as CFA and the Chartered Accountant of Singapore.

 

Keith Lim

Group Financial Controller, Corporate Development & Finance

 

Keith has more than 16 years of experience in the accounting and auditing profession. Keith has experience in IPO, fund raising through convertible bond placements to private equity fund, asset financing and sales & leaseback transactions.

He has held audit positions with KPMG LLP, Singapore Land Authority, and Samsung Asia Pte. Ltd. He graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University in 1999 and is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore
 

Camillus Yang

Vice-President, Corporate Development and Finance

 

Camillus is a finance executive with value based management experience in Banking, Oil Products and Trading. His wide ranging expertise include performance management, merger integration (Repsol, UOB-OUB) and project management. Prior to Sunseap, he served on the Board of Directors in Shell Singapore Credit Union as the Finance Director. Camillus possesses an MBA with Manchester Business School (Distinction), an Accountancy (2nd Upper) degree with NTU as well as a CPA with ICPAS.

 

Claude Von Arx

Director, Oceania

 

Claude possesses a resume that includes various regional management roles in the investment banking industry. Prior to Sunseap, Claude acted as the Managing Director at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML), where he was responsible for overseeing multiple capital market products & divisions.

 

Dominic J. Garetto

Vice President, Corporate Origination & Development

 

Dominic focuses on the group’s corporate development efforts and financing initiatives in Asia with North America.

His past appointments include, Chief Investment Officer for publicly-listed Bumrungrad Hospital Group and Vice President with Chase Manhattan’s Asia-Pacific private equity business.
 

Bence Szegedi

Vice President, International Business

 

Bence graduated from Oxford Brooks University in 2005 and joined KPMG Corporate Finance thereafter, where he managed infrastructure and power generation transactions across East Europe and Southeast Asia. He was responsible for power generation investments of a large Chinese state owned enterprise in Southeast Asia, MENA and Central Asia. He brings a decade of experience in power generation M&A, valuation, and strategy.

 

Brandon Lee

Senior Business Development Manager

 

A pioneering member, Brandon has more than 10 years of experience in the solar industry.

Brandon oversees the company’s development in the business of solar energy. He has successfully negotiated and clinched deals with the likes of Jurong Port, Maritime Port of Authority, and many more. He has also successfully established the name of Sunseap in various markets for his regional work.
 

Shawn Tan

Senior Business Development Manager, Special Projects

 

Shawn has over 8 years of experience in the solar industry, specializing in the development of innovative photovoltaic projects. His expertise lies in his knowledge in operating large-scale solar systems in Singapore. Shawn is also familiar with processes including PV system design, planning and development.

 

Yirun Lu

Senior Project Manager

 

Yirun oversees installation and commissioning of solar projects. He has over 5 years of experience in the renewable energy industry, including wind turbines, solar tubes and solar hot water systems. He has also successfully completed and commissioned Singapore’s first MW project at Singapore American School.

 

Jennifer Loh

Group Head, Human Resource

 

Jennifer’s HR expertise includes creating HR systems, as well as revamping existing HR systems. She has also served primary HR functions including operations and strategic partnering. Her spent time various service sectors including F&B, Real Estate Asset Management, Retail, and Non-Government Organisations.

 

Mark Cheng

Acting General Counsel

 

In 2014, Mark was named one of “Singapore’s 20 most influential 40 and under lawyers” by the Singapore Business Review.

He has acted for numerous clients in commercial litigation and arbitration, with special focus on shareholders' and joint venture disputes. Mark was admitted to the English Bar, England & Wales, in 2009.