Speaker Profile

MARC LAU

Managing Partner

Education

  • Stanford University, Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Harvard Business School, Master of Business Administration (attended)

 Marc Lau

About

Marc Lau was part of the founding investment team at Axiom Asia in 2006. Marc is responsible for Axiom’s investments in Japan, South East Asia and Australia. He has 15 years of PE experience in Asia in addition to having operational experience in China.

Prior to Axiom, Marc worked at the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (“GIC SI”) in Singapore and San Francisco where he worked on investments in funds as well as companies. After leaving GIC SI in 2004, Marc attended Harvard Business School and worked for Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) where he was the Deputy General Manager of Jacobs VIE Vehicle Systems, Danaher’s diesel engine brake business in China. Marc led the start-up of the manufacturing plant, managed the transition of a multi-million-dollar product line to China and successfully transitioned the business to a local team he recruited.

Marc was also formerly an Analyst at Lazard Frères in New York and has served as a member of the Resource Panel for the Government Parliamentary Committee for Finance, Trade, and Industry in Singapore since 2011.

Marc attended Harvard Business School and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with Departmental Honors and Distinction from Stanford University. Marc reads and writes English and Mandarin.