Capital C Corporation Appoints Chief Operating Officer in Singapore
Capital C Corporation (“Capital C”), the leading Singapore-headquartered investment group, has announced the appointment of Benny Lim as its Chief Operating Officer based in Singapore.
In his role, Benny will be responsible for the formulation and execution of Capital C’s business strategies and overall organizational activity. He will lead efforts to scale up the business and drive sustainable growth while overseeing the day-to-day operations. He will also help ensure that Capital C maintains and builds strong relationships with key stakeholders, investors and other parties.
Benny previously led the business development efforts in Toll Global Logistics as Vice President and Head of Automotive and Industrials Verticals, significantly improving the growth and profitability of the business. He was the Group CEO at Goodrich Global, where he worked closely with the firm’s private equity owners to deliver operational efficiencies, synergies and business growth.
Prior to that, he was the Managing Director at SMRT Corporation. With over 25 years of global leadership experience, Benny also served numerous other senior management roles in Asia-Pacific region, including President at MAN Truck and Bus China and Group Director at Volkswagen Group Malaysia & Korea.
Benny holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Management from Royal Melbourne Institutes of Technology and a Bachelor of Business from the same University.
Given his extensive experience in the local corporate market, Benny will be instrumental in advising Capital C as the business looks to expand from a traditional lending business to an investment business focusing on FinTech and emerging technologies in the lending and finance sector. He has a strong track record of leadership and meeting business objectives across numerous industry verticals.
James Cheow, Chief Executive Officer and co-founder, Capital C, comments, “We are delighted to have Benny join the Capital C team. With his strong history of growing businesses and managing operations, he is a critical hire for us as we look to take Capital C to new heights. I am confident that Benny’s strong knowledge and experience will steer the firm’s growth and success in the long term.”