Sector: SME finance & Supply Chain
Activity: Digital lending platform for trade and supply chain
Founders: Ginnie Chin, Tan Tingxi
Key markets: Southeast Asia
Culum Capital is a Singapore-headquartered fintech which provides companies with working capital funding using trade finance solutions particularly in receivables purchase and supply chain finance. It is also an investment platform for investors seeking alternative investment opportunities. The company has a proprietary risk assessment and management system to ensure the quality of deals flowing through its platform.
About the Founders
Ginnie has more than 15 years of experience in Trade Finance. Previous roles include Vice President for Global Transaction Banking for ABN Amro, Vice President for Trade and Supply China Sales for HSBC, Director of Transaction Banking for Standard Chartered Bank, and pioneer management member of another alternative lending platform in Singapore.
Tingxi has more than 10 years of experience in various industries including legal practice, finance and entrepreneurship. Prior to Culum, he practised corporate law at Drew & Napier and KhattarWong LLP. He has also worked at UBS AG, and co-founded San Francisco-based social media start-up, Spayce, Inc. Tingxi graduated from the University of Leicester with a degree in LLB Law.