Jean-Philippe Crochet

CEO, Member of the Investment Committee

Jean-Philippe started on the Capital Markets Sales desk of Calyon in Beijing, servicing institutional clients on Fixed Income products. He went on with Societe Generale in London, working for the Structured Products desk “Cross-Asset Solutions”. He then relocated to Singapore to join Societe Generale Private Banking’s investment team, advising private clients on investment matters. Jean- Philippe finally left to set up Sunline Wealth Management, a Singapore based External Asset Manager, servicing Ultra High Net Worth Individuals. Jean-Philippe is a graduate of the University of London and the London School of Economics (LSE), where he was awarded an MSc. China in a Comparative Perspective, with Distinction. He is Swiss.

Jean-Louis Crochet

Head of Legal

A lawyer by training, Jean-Louis has been a partner of the Geneva based law firm, Crochet & Crochet, for over thirty years. He has successively been a judge and a prosecutor in the Swiss judicial system. Jean-Louis is a graduate from the University of Geneva, and a member of the Geneva Bar. He is Swiss.

Maxime Klatten

Senior Portfolio Manager
Member of the Investment Committee

Maxime started his career with Societe Generale Private Banking, in derivatives sales in Luxembourg. He then joined the Global Wealth Management team in Singapore where he became Relationship Manager as an associate director. He then joined the wealth management team of Swiss-Asia Financial Services Ltd, a fund management company incorporated in Singapore, as Vice-President. Maxime joined Sunline in 2012 to help set it up. Over 14 years in the investment management industry brought him experience in derivatives and structured products as well as equities, bonds and foreign exchange. Maxime holds a BSc (Hons) in Business Economics from the University of Buckingham, England. He is French and German.

Stephen Co

Senior Relationship Manager

Stephen has over 25 years of banking experience – first at DBS and Republic National Bank of New York and later at Rabobank and Societe Generale. Stephen is a graduate from Wharton Business School.

Geraldine Ong

Head of Compliance

Geraldine started her career with BNP Paribas Wealth Management, in back office operations. With her solid experiences in operations, she has joined Sunline as the operations manager in charge of the middle and back office. Geraldine graduated from Singapore Management University with Bachelor of Business Management, double major in Finance and Management. She also holds the CISI Investment Operation Certificate. She is Singaporean.

Benoît Coens

Fund Manager
Member of the Investment Committee

The Fund manager, Benoît Coens, is from Belgium and is a lawyer by training. Benoît started his career as a lawyer at the Antwerp Bar (Belgium) and was appointed ‘Maître de Conferences’ at the University of Louvain in Belgium. He joined Apricus Finance S.A. in 2005 and is now co-managing the Fund Concorde Partners Sicav within Sunline Pte Ltd. He is director of the Fund since the very beginning in 2009. Benoit is a graduate of the University of Brussels (VUB) and holds a master degree from the McGill University (Montreal, CA). He has the Belgian and Swiss nationalities.

Michelle Bai

Portfolio Manager

Michelle has over 12 years of experience in the fund management industry. Before joining Sunline, Michelle worked as a Senior Analyst with Atlantis Investment Management for seven years, conducting research and generating stock ideas for the Atlantis Asian Fund. Prior to that, Michelle held roles in Swiss Asia Financial Services and SHC Capital Asia specialising in equities for Asia ex-Japan. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance from the University of London. Michelle is a CFA charter holder.

Dorothy Toh

Operations Officer

Dorothy has 23 years of Banking experiences. She has been with HSBC Trustee, Swiss Bank and Societe Generale, doing Accounting and Operations.

Dorothy holds LCCI Higher Accounting and Certificate in Business Studies Accounting. She is Singaporean.

Sharon Ho

Marketing Associate

Sharon has over 17 years of banking experience from middle office operations to front office with Royal Bank of Canada, Societe Generale, Standard Chartered.

Sharon holds a diploma in Business Studies. She is Singaporean.

Joan Chen

Executive Assistant

Joan is an Executive Assistant with over 20 years of experience in the field. She has held positions in manufacturing and relocation industries. She is Singaporean.