DIPLOMA IN ENGINEERING WITH BUSINESS (S42)
JOVAN TAN VENTURE ASSOCIATE
Jovan Tan Class of 2014 Venture Associate TRi5 Ventures
Faced with financial hardship within his family, Jovan attempted to break the vicious cycle by seeking employment and starting his first job at a mere age of 14. At just 19 years of age, he became an Assistant Product Manager with ASUS Singapore. It was there that Jovan got his first taste of entrepreneurship.
He took this experience and knowledge to start up his own eCommerce venture in 2014, securing an exclusive distributorship for a global mobile accessories brand and turning profitable in just 8 months. Today, Jovan is one of the youngest venture capitalists in Singapore, and possibly Asia. He is a typical entrepreneur turned VC. As a VC, he invests & builds the best technology start-ups across South East Asia.