Nigel Lee – Advisor

Nigel has a passion for solving problems. Over the last 20 years he has focused on shaping the landscape of Financial Services, FinTech, payments and digital commerce as a senior executive with some of the largest multi-nationals in the industry.

Always operating in developing markets and particularly in Asia, at Apis he gets to apply his experience to shape the strategy and performance of our portfolio companies and to find exciting companies in South and South East Asia to add to the funds’ portfolio.

Nigel previously worked for Apis as an Operating Partner. Prior to that, he was International Head for American Express Prepaid/Mobile/Digital launching products in countries as diverse as China, India, Brazil, UK and Japan. Before AMEX he served as EVP International for MoneyGram. Also, in his previous 5 years, as President First Data Asia Pacific, he created a leading payments business in Asia.

Nigel currently lives in Singapore with his wife Angie. He is a UK, Australian citizen and Singapore Permanent Resident.

A keen fitness enthusiast, he enjoys hiking, running, cycling, skiing and is a golfer playing off a handicap of 4.