Mr. Mason Tan, currently CEO/Co‐Founder of Garden Impact Investments Pte Ltd, a Singapore based social impact investment fund started in 2013 focusing on scaling up sustainable enterprises in alleviating poverty through jobs creation in Southeast Asia.
A Certified Public Accountant by training, Mr. Mason had worked in a Big 4 public accounting firm in the US, securities and money broking firm in Indonesia, Corporate Finance Manager cum Investor Relations for a NYSE listed company based in Singapore, and CFO of an internet venture funded by VCs. From 2003 to 2011, he became an owner/operator for a US F&B Master Franchise for Singapore and Malaysia and China.
Mr. Mason currently serves as the Chairman of Transformational Business Network Asia (“TBN Asia”), a non profit association headquartered in Singapore that promotes fighting poverty through business enterprises solutions. The key geography focus is in South East Asia.