Davic Chia B.Acc (Hons), FCPA, MSID
David joined the private equity and venture capital industry in 1990. He has been
involved in this industry in the Asian region for more than 15 years as a director with the
The ASC Group advised and managed private equity funds totaling US$230 million. David
has been involved in private equity programs principally in Singapore, Indonesia,
Philippines, Malaysia and India. He has led and has been involved in numerous mergers
and acquisitions, investments and divestments, IPOs, private placements, equity and
equity-related issues, and has extensive private equity experience and networks in these
Prior to joining the ASC Group, David worked for ten years with Arthur Andersen in
Singapore and Hong Kong in the financial audit and consulting divisions. He is a Fellow of
the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore and graduated from the
National University of Singapore in 1980 with an honours degree in Accountancy.
David is also a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors and serves as an
independent director on the boards of several listed Singapore companies. He is also
retained as a business and financial consultant to several private companies.