ABOUT US

Who We Are

Our Roots Run Deep

Our name Avallis is inspired by a long-established Asian language reflective of our roots – the Sanskrit. The word signifies trust, confidence, protection and growth, all of which are core values that are embodied in our DNA. Having built our shared linage with Avallis Financial, Avallis Investments continues to evolve and nourish our presence in the high-net worth wealth management investment scene.

Right Decisions Come from the Right Knowledge

Having been advising clients since 1997, we have accumulated extensive experience in the areas of wealth management. Over time, Avallis Investments has evolved from response to demands, to a holistic and multi-platform solution for wealth management. We leverage our abundant experience and adeptness to help our clients preserve and grow their wealth.

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Meet The Team

Our highly capable, energetic team is driven to provide you with the finest wealth management services that answer to your needs and objectives.

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Investment Committee

Low Ee Meng Isaac

BBA,CLU,ChFC,CFA Principal Partner and Head, Investment Advisory

Isaac heads the Investment Advisory Services team, the hub of investment planning and execution for the firm. Leveraging Avallis Financial’s proprietary investment management software, Isaac and his team deliver insightful investment recommendations upheld by a combined depth of experience in financial markets.

 Isaac graduated from the National University of Singapore with a degree in Business Administration, and is a Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant from The American College. He is also a Charter Holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst designation from the CFA Institute and a member of CFA Institute Singapore.

Alvin G Yap, CFA

Chief Investment Officer Investment Advisory

Alvin has over 30 years of investment experience, managing funds for sovereign wealth funds, institutions, private companies and high net worth individuals. Institutions he has worked for include the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, American Express Asset Management, UBS AG, and OCBC Private Bank. 

In 2000, he co-founded several VC funds anchored by major government institutions, including TIF Ventures (Singapore Economic Development Board) and Khazanah Berhad (investment arm of the Malaysian government). He has held the CFA charter since 1994 and remains active in academic circles and lectures on Investment Management, Banking & Finance and selected global issues at University College of London and the University of London.

Nessie Mok

Senior Manager, Investment Advisory

Nessie oversees the Investment Advisory Services of Avallis Financial and is involved in the planning and implementation of the Investment Advisory strategies which includes analysing investment products, product selection as well as portfolio creation.

Previously, Nessie was involved in the development of the Certified Financial Planner™, CFP® Certification Education Program for the Financial Planning Association of Singapore (FPAS). Nessie graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Business and has completed the CFP® Certification Education Program



Merissa Ang

Portfolio Manager

Merissa is actively involved in the portfolio management function, wherein she does capital market research to form top-down views for tactical asset allocation and bottom-up analysis for active stockpicking. She works closely with relationship managers and product specialists to develop lucrative trading ideas and provides support in the onboarding of key partnerships. Merissa has experience in providing investment consulting services to institutional clients on areas such as asset allocation, fund selection and portfolio monitoring. She graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a degree in Business Administration (specialising in Actuarial Science) and is currently pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (“CFA”) charter.  

Anna Zhou

Associate Investment Analyst

Anna attended the National University of Singapore, majoring in Business Administration with a specialisation in the finance track. She also attended IE Business School in Spain to study the European financial markets in 2019. Her university training was focused on quantitative financial skills such as financial modelling, Python and portfolio analysis. She joined Avallis Investments as a fresh graduate in March 2021 and has since completed all relevant licensing examinations. She is currently pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification.   

Gerald Gan

Associate Investment Analyst

Gerald has prior experience trading in the Foreign Exchange market, employing extensive technical analysis on price pattern-related strategies. He also incorporates a top-down fundamental approach across major asset classes to provide optimal investment solutions during his time as a financial adviser. As part of the team, Gerald uses his fundamental and technical analysis skills to time market entries and exits in the portfolio management process. He is currently pursuing the Charter Financial Analyst (CFA) charter.