Julian is an Executive Director (Investment) at Vertex Ventures SE Asia & India - part of a global venture fund network, under the auspices of Vertex Holdings. Vertex Holdings is a member of Temasek Holdings and focuses on venture capital investment opportunities in the information technology and healthcare markets and has a global network that includes China, India, Israel, Singapore, Taiwan and the US. Prior to Vertex, Julian co-founded which was acquired by Zendesk (NYSE: ZEN). He also spearheaded investments at Red Dot Ventures, a seed stage incubator as Entrepreneur-in-Residence, and managed Paywhere.com which was acquired by Philippine Telco PLDT (NYSE: PHI). Julian graduated from the University of Singapore with a BSc in Biomedical Sciences.