Sui Ling Cheah

Operating Partner

Recovering Investment Banker

Sui Ling joined Wavemaker in 2017. As Operating Partner, she is responsible for helping the later stage companies in Wavemaker’s portfolio with business development, follow-on financing, and eventual exits. She spent 20 years in investment banking raising capital for high growth companies and executing cross-border M&A. Her last role in investment banking prior to exiting the industry was as the Co-head of Corporate Finance SEA at BNP Paribas. Prior to that, she was Executive Director of Investment Banking at JP Morgan Singapore. Sui Ling started her career with Merrill Lynch New York followed by stints in Singapore and London.

Sui Ling serves on the boards of several publicly-listed, private and not-for-profit entities. She is currently a member of the boards of SGX-listed companies CDL Hospitality Trust and Parkway Life REIT, where she also chairs the Audit Committee and is a member of the Nominating & Remuneration Committee.

She graduated from Wellesley College with a Bachelor of Arts in French and Economics.

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