Our Management Team

Our finance professionals have created and implemented a multitude of innovative financing plans to meet individual needs. Our comprehensive experience gives us the significant and diverse knowledge to help with your difficult financing needs. We create financial solutions tailored to each customer’s unique requirements.

Krishna Kant Varma

Chief Executive Officer

Krishna Kant Varma has broad experience in finance, actively sourcing and identifying investment opportunities, and negotiating, structuring and re-structuring investment transactions with emerging growth public companies. His responsibilities include implementation of trading strategies as well directing trading in portfolio securities. Krishna Kant Varma has negotiated and worked on numerous mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, venture capital, private equity, re-structuring and other capital market activities. His experience includes many forms of active investing as well as negotiating transactions involving common stock, debt and/or preferred instruments or combinations thereof, including novel warrant structures. He has actively worked with executives and boards of companies on corporate governance and oversight, strategic repositioning and alignment of interests with shareholders. Krishna has guided and overseen over 650+ investment transactions, whether as lead, co-lead, or syndicate investor. Krishna’s vast networks of relationships have consistently provided the Fund with excellent investment opportunities.

Saleem Sayegh

Chief Operating Officer

Saleem Sayegh supports VJK Finance Company Limited operations by maintaining accounting and administrative systems. He supervises office services which include the preparation of company investments, client records and accounting reports. He implements standards and procedures for company policies and designs office systems, layouts and equipment procurement and maintenance. Saleem Sayegh is also responsible for day to day running of the company activities.

Vic Kwan

Chief Investment Officer

Vic Kwan oversees the negotiation, documentation, and closing of investment transactions, monitors compliance with investment terms and securities regulations, supervises portfolio activity and operations, and manages the activity of outside counsel. Vic Kwan has overseen the negotiation and documentation of over 450 financing transactions utilizing various investment structures and instruments including common stock, preferred stock, convertible debt instruments and warrants. Vic Kwan has also worked on numerous restructurings, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and private equity financings. He is responsible for sourcing and analyzing new investment opportunities, performing fund valuations and other portfolio accounting duties, securities trading and portfolio management.

Leo Wong, CPA, FRM

Senior Investment Fund Operation Controller

Leo Wong, has spent more than 25 years in the financial services and financial technology space. Leo Wong is responsible for generating sustainable organic growth for the Group and delivering the technologies, tools and processes to unlock the value of data and drive our expansion. He has held a range of senior positions at various financial institutions (Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank & Bank of New York), Leo Wong holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University College Dublin and is a Certified Investment Fund Director.

Michael Tan

Chief Risk Officer

Michael Tan joined VJK Finance Company Limited in June 2011 and currently responsible for the oversight of risk-taking activities and supporting the company in effective and efficient management of risk on an enterprise-wide basis. As a member of the Executive Committee, he is responsible for driving and developing the company's risk framework, governance and reporting. He is also responsible for implementing effective financial policies and controls, financial reporting to relevant stakeholders in addition to developing, implementing and managing an optimal capital structures that effectively meets short term liquidity needs and long term strategic objectives. He has been integrally involved in several VJK Finance Company Limited investments in the Oil & Gas, Consumer, Renewable Energy, Mining and engineering industries. Michael Tan is actively involved in both deal execution and portfolio management–where he focuses on value creation and performance improvement for the firm. In this role, he has broad and deep experience to focus on accelerating the company's business growth in all markets