Chief Investment Officer and Founding Partner
Dymon Asia Capital
Bachelor of Business, 1996
Mr Yong is the Chief Investment Officer and founding partner of Dymon Asia Capital, an alternative investment management firm founded in 2008. The Firm is headquartered in Singapore with offices in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand and the United Kingdom.
Mr Yong has 23 years of experience trading FX, fixed income, and index futures in Asia.
Before Dymon, Mr Yong was a founding partner and CIO of Abax Global Capital, a hedge fund based in Hong Kong. Previously a Managing Director at Citadel Investment Asia, he established and ran the Asia Macro trading business from 2005 to 2007.
Prior to Citadel, Mr Yong was Head of Trading for South East Asian FX and Derivatives at Goldman Sachs, where he spent almost six years in its Hong Kong and Tokyo offices.
Mr Yong started his trading career at JP Morgan in 1997 as a FX currency and interest rate derivatives trader.
Mr Yong graduated from the Nanyang Technological University with First Class Honours in Banking and Finance in 1996.