Yvonne is an Associate at Lightstone Singapore Pte Ltd where she supports the team in evaluating and driving venture investment opportunities in the biopharmaceutical and medical device sectors.
Prior to Lightstone, she was Deputy Director at the National Research Foundation, a division of the Prime Minister’s Office Singapore, where she led the formulation of innovation policy, implemented innovation grants and managed various technology translation platforms in the life sciences sector. Yvonne was also the Vice-President of Biotech Connection Singapore, where she worked closely with innovators, community leaders, academics and investors in shaping a vibrant life sciences startup ecosystem in Singapore.
Yvonne holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and a B.Sc. from the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign. She was a recipient of the National Science Scholarship from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Singapore.