Southeast Asia Advisory Council

Shuyin Tang

Ms. Tang is a Partner at Patamar Capital, a venture capital firm that targets risk-commensurate returns for its investors while also seeking to unlock better economic opportunities for Asia’s low-income communities. Patamar Capital supports visionary entrepreneurs who are building high-growth companies that help to solve South and Southeast Asia’s most pervasive problems at scale. Ms. Tang is responsible for Patamar’s investing activities in the Mekong region and the Philippines.

She has experience spanning strategy consulting (Bain & Company), development consulting (TechnoServe), and impact investing (Patamar Capital, LGT Venture Philanthropy), across Australia, India, and Southeast Asia. Ms. Tang has also worked in U.S. Congress and the Australian public service, as well as at The Lowy Institute for International Policy and UNICEF. She was named one of Australia’s “100 Women of Influence” by the Australian Financial Review in 2015, and an “Asia 21 Young Leader” by the Asia Society in 2016. She graduated summa cum laude from the Australian National University, where she was also awarded the University Medal.