THE TEAM

WE’VE GOT WHAT IT TAKES

With over 50 years of combined experience in finance, the Cornerpiece Capital Partners team has a wealth of experience that cuts across many different industries.

Our team is made up of specialists in various areas of finance and we are fully-equipped with all the necessary know-how to help you achieve outstanding results. Our bespoke solutions are highly customisable, catering to any and every necessity in your business. Be assured that our entire team is dedicated to meeting the needs and achieving goals of your business.

In order to serve you better we have offices in Singapore, Malaysia and Korea, with future expansions planned in other markets. Our continued growth and success are firm indicators that we are here to stay; so you can rely on our services for many years to come.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

JUNGSUN
CHOI

Chief Executive Officer

Jungsun started his career at Samsung Corporation and subsequently moved to Woori Bank’s investment banking division, where he led the Shipping & Aviation Finance Team and provided the best follow-up control for assets worth over USD600 million with minimum losses during a global recession.

He also initiated and implemented a new risk mitigating structure which led Woori Bank to the top of the Asian Ship Financing League Table.

He later joined KDB Infrastructure Investments Asset Management Co. Ltd. (KIAMCO), the largest alternative investment asset management in Korea and was responsible for launching KIAMCO’s first logistics fund worth KRW120 billion.

A co-founder of Cornerpiece Capital Partners, Jungsun has over 15 years of experience in asset management and investment banking.

Jungsun holds an MBA from the Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, USA. He also has an MA in Real Estate, Finance and Investment from Konkuk University and B.A. in Economics from Korea University, South Korea.

SHANKER
SIVA

Executive Director

Shanker managed real estate investments both in Singapore and far east Asia. Most notably he was involved in iconic real estate developments in Songdo, South Korea, among one of the first Singapore companies to venture into collaboration with the Korean Foreign Development Authority, IFEZ.

He also played a key role in the launch of the Dow Jones – RHB Islamic Malaysia Index and was part of the investment banking team that was involved in the Jimah Energy Ventures, AirAsia and Maxis IPO listings in his early years with RHB Investment Bank in Malaysia.

He is one of the co-founders of Cornerpiece Capital Partners with over 20 years of experience in finance and investment banking.

Shanker holds an honours degree in Economics and Finance from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). He is also certified in Alternative Investments from Harvard Business School.

KAMAL
KANAPATHY

Director

Prior to Cornerpiece Capital Partners, Kamal spent 20 years in London where he advised, structured and raised multi-million pound deals for clients from a diverse range of industries including film, music, TV, new media, information technology, pharmaceutical, retail, construction, medical research and other professional services. He was also previously a partner at Moores Waren Ltd., a firm regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the UK and a founding partner of Amar Jones Ltd., a firm that is regulated by the ACCA.

He is a co-founder of Cornerpiece Capital Partners with years of experience in bespoke investment structures.

Kamal is a fellow member of the UK’s Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), UK’s Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) as well as the Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (CTIM).

He is also a Certified Documentary Credit Specialist (CDCS®), awarded by The London Institute of Banking & Finance. CDCS® which is recognised worldwide as a benchmark of competence for international trade practitioners.

KEY PERSONNEL

MAHEN
KULASINGAM

Chief Operating Officer

RATHANA
MARTIN

Portfolio & Risk Executive

ELAINE
TAI

Portfolio & Risk Executive

EVA
LEE

Portfolio & Risk Management Executive

JEGATHISWARAN
WODAYAKUMOR

Client Services Executive

SAM
LAI

Administrative Manager