Ms Madeleine Lee is the Founder of the Athenaeum group which provides investment advisory services to family offices and endowment funds, and manages alternative real estate and private equity funds.
She has over 33 years of experience in investment management and has worked in GIC, Morgan Grenfell and NUS Endowment Investment Office.
In 2000, she co-founded bowtieAsia, an internet platform matching angel investors to start-ups (a precursor of crowd funding) for which she received the Montblanc Award in 2001. She founded Athenaeum's mutual funds business in 2008 and sold this unit to the Azimuth group in 2013.
Ms Lee is an Independent Director of HK listed First Pacific Corporation and Arts House Limited. She has served on the Boards of Mapletree Investments, AETOS Security and ECICS Holdings. She has also sat on the Investment Committees of IDA/IMDA, Singapore Academy of Law and SUSS, and on the Boards of The Community Foundation, NVPC, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music in NUS, SSO and WildRice.
She is also a published writer with 10 volumes of poetry.