Dr. Jeffrey C. K. Lim Ph.D., C.Sci., C.Math., FIMA, FRM, PRM, B.Fel.
Dr. Lim, certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM1) and certified Professional Risk Manager
(PRM2), is currently the Managing Director of PI-ETA Consulting, a Treasury and
Financial Risk Management Consulting Company.
A Chartered Scientist (C.Sci.3), a Chartered Mathematician (C.Math.4) and an elected
Fellow of the Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications, U.K. (FIMA), Jeff earned
his Ph.D. in Stochastic Financial Modeling from the University of Cambridge in England.
Jeff’s research interest at Cambridge was in the area of Arbitrage Opportunities
occurring in the Mispricing of Financial Options, and his original research culminated in
the publication of his doctoral dissertation
entitled: “Multi-period Mean-Variance Option Portfolio Strategies”.
Jeff was an authorized Securities & Financial Derivatives Representative in London,
having been certified by The Securities and Futures Authority (SFA) in England, where
he started his career as a Derivatives Analyst with Nomura International in London,
England. He subsequently joined NatWest Markets from London, England to become its
Head of Currency Structured Products for South and South-East Asia. Jeff then
moved to American Express Bank to become its Director of Structured Products, prior
to assuming his current position.
Jeff has also contributed to the development and enhancement of talent and
infrastructure for Singapore's financial center as a guest Professor at the National
University of Singapore’s Center for Financial Engineering, where he was responsible
for the curriculum of its Master of Science degree program’s core modules in Financial
Derivatives and Treasury Management. In addition, Jeff has also been invited by the
Nanyang Technological University and the Singapore Management University to share
his expertise in a similar capacity.
At PI-ETA Consulting Company, Jeff was Principal Inventor in two of the Patents that
the company currently holds – one in Treasury & Financial Risk Management Systems,
and the other in Knowledge Management Systems.
Professionally, Jeff is a Fellow of both The Global Association of Risk Professionals
(GARP), U.S.A. and The Professional Risk Managers International Association (PRMIA),
U.S.A. He is also a Fellow of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, U.K. and a Life-time
Member of The Cambridge Society, U.K. Jeff is also honoured to be a Fellow of The
Cambridge Commonwealth Society, U.K., having been previously awarded the
Cambridge Commonwealth Trust and the Shell Group of Companies Doctoral Research