Lim Chin hu

Managing Partner

Mr Lim is the Managing Partner of Stream Global Pte Ltd, an incubator for info-com startups.
He was CEO of Frontline Technologies Corp. Ltd from 2000-2008, a SGX listed company which was privatised by British Telecoms (BT) in 2008. He serve as CEO of BT South East Asia from 2008-2011 and retired from BT in 2011.

Mr Lim has over 30 years of experience in the Info-communications industry. He started his career with Hewlett Packard in 1981 and held various management positions in HP Singapore and South East Asia. He was Managing Director of Sun Microsystems Singapore (now Oracle) and country manager for Sun in Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam.

He serves on the board of Singapore Exchange Limited,  Kulicke & Soffa Inc (Nasdaq: KLIC), Citibank Singapore Ltd, Heliconia Capital Management Pte Ltd, SP Telecom Pte Ltd and Changi General Hospital and Integrated Health Information Systems Pte Ltd. He is a member of the Data Protection Advisory Committee of IMDA.

Mr Lim previously served as a board member of Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA), SiTF (Singapore IT Federation), Singapore Institute of Directors, Telstra Corporation ( listed in ASX) and Keppel Data Center REIT Pte Ltd.

He holds a Bachelor of Science from La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia and a Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Ngee Ann Polytechnic. He attended the International Director’s Program at INSEAD and UCLA Director’s Training program as part of his continuing lifelong education as a director. Mr Lim is a Fellow of Singapore Institute of Directors.

Area of Interests

Keen in nurturing and providing mentorship to entrepreneurs grow their start up to a successful enterprise. Interested in the convergence of IT, Telecommunications and Media technologies and it’s impact on business and consumers.