Trigger Islero - Good Science Fund
The Good Science Fund is a fund set up under the Trigger Islero company managed by Trigger Asset Management.. We help to build investment vehicles for traditional and modern businesses. We focus on businesses that develops deep infrastructures and platforms that will create heightened interactions and improved experiences for customers and users. Transformation is a major element in our businesses, as processes, people, environment and governance structures are disrupted to create a blue ocean strategy.
deep tech to applied tech
scale up to public offerings
new market strategies
funding expansion plans
With a combined 80+ years of industry experience, our core team is constantly building relationships with tomorrow's leaders to deliver sustainable returns and exceptional value.
GOH SEH HARN
CEO / DIRECTOR
Mr. Goh has over 20 years of experience across industry sectors, with 10 years in fund management industry and 10 years in consulting. Having an engineering accounting background, Mr Goh is familiar with best practices for project accounting, tendering, procurement and payment recommendations. As a chartered surveyor, he is professionally accountable through active memberships with the MRICS and MAIQS. Mr Goh was VP of IFMA Singapore (now known as SIFMA). He is also a Founding Board Member of the Association of Blockchain Asia (ABA) whose mission is to promote the use of blockchain as a technology across industries and regions.
As an Investor, Mr. Goh promotes technology initiatives having operated businesses across multiple industries including real estate, automotive, retail, and medical. He is an active speaker and moderator at public seminars/webinars on the subject of technology. For the past 10 years, Mr Goh has been managing projects for a PE fund focused on delivery risk management leading to impacts involving investment returns, taxation, regulatory compliance, market supply/demand, commercial, social, environmental and people matters.
COO / DIRECTOR
As Chief Operating Officer, Mr Fones manages the business together with Mr Goh as the Board of Directors. Mr Fones' investment management experiences are gained throughout his career in fund-raising, angel investing and startup advisory. He had been involved in early-stage start-ups and securing top tier Investors leading to successful initial public offering and sustained growth in share value.
Mr Fones was co-founder of mobile digital marketing firm AFFLE. He was instrumental in creating over US$2b value for the firm that is currently listed on BSE and NSE. He has since resigned from the board to pursue new ventures but still remains as a shareholder.
His diverse management experience across Asia with a broad industry network was built over 15-years of startup experience in business and strategy planning, product management and engineering, sales management and execution.
Mr Koh provides advisory to Technology and Innovation initiatives in the businesses that Trigger is involved with. He brings with him over 20 years of experience in the emerging technology business. As an entrepreneur and venture capital investor, Mr Koh is familiar with the challenges faced by startups and the critical success factors that enable them to scale.
Mr Koh was involved in the internet startup during the dotcom era and he co-founded a regional financial technology company MC Payment which had obtained 4 payments licenses in the region. It was also the second company to receive the Major Payment Institution (MPI) license from the Monetary Authority of Singapore. Under his leadership, MC Payment became the first digital payment company to be listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX).
Mr Koh had multiple achievements during his leadership at MC Payment, notably one of the coveted awards received was for Best Mobile Payment Implementation at the 3rd Annual Smart Awards Asia. Mr Koh was a key speaker in Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Startup conference in Seoul 2012. He is also a founding board member of the Singapore Digital Chamber of Commerce and the Association of Blockchain Asia (ABA).
Mr Wong provides advisory on ventures execution for the Company. He held strategic counsel roles at M1, SPH and Comat (ST Technologies subsidiaries). He is also an investor having backed and managed startups in A.I., Blockchain and eCommerce.
Mr Wong built good industry rapports over the years through senior corporate positions and at the non-profit organization Junior Chamber International (JCI) where he was National President of JCI Singapore in 2009. He was awarded “Ten Outstanding Young People”, a program sponsored by JCI that serves to formally recognize young people who excel in their chosen fields and exemplify their best attributes. He continues his JCI involvement to this day as a mentor to its members.
Mr Wong is the founding president and current president of the Singapore Digital Chamber of Commerce Foundation (SGDCC). Its mission is to connect enterprises with policymakers and communities to harvest from the digital economy in Asia.