Raymond Yap Ho, Treasurer, USM Advisors

As Treasurer of USM Advisors, Raymond Yap Ho manages USM Groupís financing issues. USM is a diversified international company with significant interests across the metals and mining, telecommunications, internet and media sectors. In addition to his portfolio in USM, Raymond is also Acting CFO and Treasurer of MegaFon. Most notably, he managed, funded and grew Megafon from its initial cash-starved, start-up phase to IPO in London and Moscow in 2012. Today, MegaFon is one of the largest telecom operator in Russia. Ho has held various management and director positions in leading telecommunications and multimedia companies including Maxis, Aduronet and US West.

Ho completed an Advanced Management Program from Harvard Business School and graduated from the Wharton University, Pennsylvania, the US with specialisation in corporate finance, business planning, analysis and investment.