Roy Ling is currently a Managing Director at RL Capital Management and an Adjunct Professor in Finance at the SKEMA Business School. Concurrently, he also serves as an Independent Director on several public listed companies across Asia.
Prior to RL Capital, Professor Ling spent more than 20 years in investment banking and held senior positions with JPMorgan, Lehman Brothers, Goldman Sachs and Salomon Smith Barney. His expertise is in Asia real estate, REIT IPOs and capital markets, and he has worked in New York, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore. During his investment banking career, he has originated and executed a broad range of advisory (>US$40 billion) and capital market transactions (>US$20 billion) including some of the most high profile transactions in the region. Professor Ling was a former Board Director of the CFA Society of Japan. He was honored as the Real Estate Executive of the Year by Singapore Business Review in 2016, and as one of 20 Rising Stars in Real Estate by Institutional Investor in 2008.
Professor Ling graduated from INSEAD with a Global EMBA and from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelors degree in Business Administration.