Teo Yee Hean

Principal Investment Specialist, Asian Development Bank


Teo Yee Hean joined the Asian Development Bank (ADB) as an Investment Specialist in 2015. As part of the Private Sector Operations Department, he is responsible for sourcing and executing private equity (PE) fund investments for ADB. Additionally, Mr. Teo is also responsible for monitoring ADB’s existing portfolio of PE fund investments, as well as evaluating potential co-investment opportunities.

Prior to joining ADB, Mr. Teo spent more than 10 years at GIC Private Limited and Temasek International Private Limited, where he evaluated private equity, real estate, and infrastructure deals as part of the risk management team. His responsibilities included the strategic review of the PE strategies, advising on
portfolio construction issues, assessing large and/or complex deals sourced globally, and quantifying the value-creation opportunities of underlying portfolio companies. As a national of Singapore, Mr. Teo has also spent 2.5 years in the Singapore Armed Forces.

Mr. Teo received his dual bachelor’s degrees in business management and economics from the Singapore Management University. He has also completed an executive program at the Stanford University. Mr. Teo is an advisory committee member on several ADB’s fund investments.