The Novum Family
Based in Singapore, Novum has offices across SEA in Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia and S. Korea. Started lean in 2017, we have now grown to a team of 20 and expanded beyond advisory.
With a vast combined experience in fintech, fundraising for start-ups, marketing and blockchain integration, our team believes that more can be done for the cryptocurrency fundraising scene.
Mr Low is a seasoned technology entrepreneur for almost 20 years with a track record of building successful technology companies. His first startup called Pendulab was operating as a Software-as-a-Service offering web based collaboration solution. Within a short span of four years, Mr Low had built an incredible sales enterprise which garnered thousands of customers worldwide. Pendulab was subsequently acquired by a leading US-based private equity firm.
Mr Low went on to start what was Southeast Asia largest casual game platform, Viwawa, back in 2008. Within two years, Viwawa became the top 100 site for many countries in Southeast Asia, boasting millions of gamers. Seeing a growing trend for fintech, Mr Low embarked on a new venture, SoftPay Mobile, which aims to be the “Square” of Southeast Asia. Within two years, SoftPay Mobile became the largest Mobile Point of Sale company in Vietnam. Mr Low was instrumental in steering SoftPay Mobile to a strategic partnership with Indonesia’s largest bank, Bank Mandiri. Mr Low also successfully raised funds for SoftPay Mobile under Series A.
Mr Low graduated with a Merit in Computing from the National University of Singapore. Mr Low has been passionate about blockchain technologies since 2012. He loves to read up on the latest blockchain technologies and does some coding in his spare time.
Starting his career in product development and marketing, Irwin was at i-Sprint Innovations, a security tech firm. During his time, he helped launched more than fourteen products and went through two rounds of acquisitions. He was cofounder at Rimu Group, a venture capital fund which invests across SEA. Irwin was also General Manager responsible for business development and operations at Rockstagvid, a Singaporean video production firm and built 3 hyperlocal media assets.
With experience in handling and facilitating events since her undergraduate days, Coco started her career at GaiGai Pte Ltd, the fastest growing dating agency in Singapore, leading an events team and has since organised, marketed and executed over 100 events to date. The Love @ S.E.A.A. event was also featured in a variety show on Mediacorp, a Singaporean broadcasting station in 2017. Moving into content marketing at Paktor Pte Ltd, Coco managed digital content and traditional marketing for the company, as well as influencer marketing which managed to achieve a low CPL comparable to programmatic advertising. Prior to this, Coco graduated from NTU with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography and Digital Imaging.
Jonas has over 3 years experience in client facing roles as well as in blockchain and cryptocurrency since Bitcoin’s early days.
Previously an Account Director at Black Marketing, he specialised in maximising international C-level clients personal branding, presence, and company brand on LinkedIn. Prior to this, he held a role of an Associate Engineer at TÜV SÜD PSB working in the Electrical & Electronics engineering field. Jonas graduated from RMIT University with Bachelor of Business in Marketing.
She doesn't follow rules but follows dreams. Graduated from NUS with an atypical bachelor degree with honours in Theatre Studies, Kimberley thrives on the imaginative, the dynamic and occasionally the unorthodox. Helming projects and a few years of work dealing with the front end in the service industry has led her to emphasize soft skills in effective communication both as a leader and a teamplayer. She also makes a habit of being efficient and delivering set objectives, sometimes before you expect it.
Jordan brings valuable and relevant experience from his prior role at Sakae Fintech as a Marketing Executive. One of the major projects he completed included conceptualising, designing and content writing for two websites.
Jordan graduated from RMIT University with Bachelor of Business in Marketing. Being the captain of the university sports team, Jordan is respected for his tenacity, discipline and for having great camaraderie with his team. His years of experience in a competitive sport as a captain and follower earned him the ideal skills to demonstrate leadership, excellence and the ability to step back.
Chermaine graduated with honours from NUS in Political Science and a keen interest in gender politics. A strategic creative with operational skills, she began her content-creating journey in publishing at Mediacorp Pte Ltd with a leading lifestyle content platform and magazine. Moving into the world of branding, marketing and operations of a start-up e-commerce platform after, Chermaine has experience also in visual story-telling across multiple platforms.
Senior Software Engineer
With 5 years of coding experience, Viet is a code lover experienced in android-based application and back-end web server. Previous expertise accumulated from game porting and system development. Viet also graduated from the School of University of Engineering and Technology (VNU-UET).
Hien studied for 4 years specialising in Information Technology in NEU of Vietnam and eventually attained a Bachelor of MIS. After she graduated, she began working as a UI/ UX Designer at Vinsofts JSC and was promoted to Leader of the company's Design Team after 1 year due to excellent performance in her role. She worked on many projects which involved building multiple websites and even mobile apps. With a keen eye for detail, a strong aesthetic sense and in depth understanding of UI/UX design, Hien is no stranger to the process of creating the best designs possible to suit any needs.
Having begun her career by working as an accountant and administrator for Korean companies, Irene has firm knowledge in Corporate Finance and Human Relations. Irene graduated from the University of Nottingham with a Master's degree in Finance and Investment.Prior to this, she had gained a Bachelor's degree in International Business from Vietnam National University. Irene has strong financial analysing skills with the ability to do some coding in Matlab and Python. Her interest areas of expertise include Venture Capital Investment, Corporate Finance and Derivatives Investment.
An accomplished global business veteran of more than 40 years Mr. Chan Heng Fai specializes in financial restructuring and corporate transformation to unlock value and unleash entrepreneurial zeal while managing risk. He has successfully restructured more than 35 corporations in different industries and countries. Some of the remarkable companies that he has built, rescued or transformed include American Pacific Bank (USA), China Gas Holdings Limited and Heng Fai Enterprises Limited both (listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong), Global Med Technologies, Inc. (U.S. medical software company exited for US$60 million), Singhaiyi Group Ltd (listed on the Singapore Exchange).
Marian Ho is a senior partner in the Dentons Rodyk Corporate group. She has broad experience in corporate finance as well as mergers and acquisitions. Her corporate finance work covers rights issues, convertible bonds and notes issues, warrant issues and share option schemes. In terms of mergers and acquisitions, Marian has advised on a range of domestic and cross-border transactions, strategic alliances, share and business acquisitions and divestitures, as well as corporate restructurings.
Marian advises on fund management and collective investment schemes, in particular offers made by offshore funds in Singapore.
In addition, Marian acts as company secretary for a wide range of corporate secretarial clients, comprising private limited companies, publicly listed companies as well as companies limited by guarantee.
TERMS OF SERVICES – USER
This Terms of Service (“Terms”) serves as a legal contract between NOVUM GLOBAL VENTURES PTE. LTD. (“Novum”) and yourself (“You”). By accessing or using any of the services provided by Novum (“Service”) on our Website (“Site”), you agree to the terms and conditions contained within these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, do not use the Service.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Novum owns and retains all rights, title and interest in and to the Services and the Site, including but not limited to all software information, data and Intellectual Property related to the aforementioned. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Service or the Service content is strictly prohibited, and we reserve the right to terminate our Service to you if you were to violate the Terms.
OUR SERVICES & ITS USAGE
Novum operates the Site to support the Novum Token Sale (“Token Sale”). The Site allows you to purchase Novum Token. Please see the Whitepaper available on the Site for details of the Novum Token. Any sale of Novum Token is subject to the terms and conditions set out in the Whitepaper which can be downloaded from www.novumprotocol.io. You are required to read and understand the Whitepaper, including the terms and conditions, before participating in the Token Sale or purchasing Novum Token. Novum reserves the right to control, manage and/or modify the Whitepaper and the terms and conditions of the Token Sale sold via our Services. As such, you are strongly advised to refer to the latest Whitepaper based on the version number and date. For the avoidance of doubt, Novum is not obliged to notify you of any changes to the Whitepaper.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
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REGISTERING FOR AN ACCOUNT
In order to participate in our Novum Token sales and/or to use Novum services, you may be asked to fill up a form (“Account”) as it is necessary to obtain certain information about you in order to ensure that the purchase of Novum Token by you complies with applicable law or regulation. You may be required to provide certain information and this information shall include and is not limited to your name, email address, nationality, country of residence and relevant supporting documentation. You acknowledge that you shall provide this information as per requested as well as to provide further information promptly upon request to complete the purchase. You also acknowledge that all information provided shall be accurate, current and it is your sole duty to ensure that the information provided shall be updated constantly to keep it accurate, current and complete.
Novum reserves the right to suspend your registration or refuse your purchase of Novum Token if: (a) we do not receive any information from you that is able to determine that it is permissible to sell Novum Tokens to you under applicable laws and regulations; and/or (b) if it is suspected that information provided by you is inaccurate, not current or incomplete.
Novum reserves the right to terminate your participation without prior notice, if you: (i) violate the Terms, or; (ii) use the account for illegal or improper purposes, or; (iii) use the Service for illegal or improper purposes, or; (iv) infringe a third party intellectual property rights. Once your account has been terminated or suspended due to the aforementioned reasons, all benefits and user’s right shall be revoked, and no refund will be granted to you.
REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
You warrant that you will not use our services for any fraudulent, unlawful or abusive purpose.
The content of the Site is provided on an “as-is-where-is” basis without representations or warranties of any kind. Novum makes no warranties or representation about the accuracy or completeness of the content of the Service and the Site and assume no liability or responsibility for any loss, damage, and/or penalty faced by you for using our Services and/or the Site. Novum does not guarantee and is not responsible to perform any verification of information provided by you, the accuracy of your information provided is your sole responsibility.
NOTICE OF HIGH RISK
You understand that any purchase of Novum Tokens carries a high risk of losing the entire amount which you paid for the Novum Tokens. Hence, you shall waive all rights to seek any legal remedy on your own or through any class action litigation in order to recover the purchase amount from Novum. Nothing in this Agreement nor any conversation and communication made by Novum, verbal or non-verbal, shall imply a positive or punitive return on investment from the amount you paid for Novum Tokens or that the Tokens will carry forth its intended usage. You further warrants that by losing the entire purchase amount, it will not adversely affect your livelihood, obligations and dependents. For avoidance of doubt, Novum hereby expressedly states to you that the purchase of the Novum Tokens represents a financially high risk activity and that you shall fully bear all losses which may be incurred from this purchase.
Novum does not warrant that the Service and/or Site are error free or will operate without interruption or are compatible with all equipment and software configurations. Novum shall not be liable for any loss whatsoever arising from the use of the Service or Site. Novum shall not be responsible for any system failures or other interruptions that may affect your purchase process.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Novum shall not be liable to you or any third party under any circumstances (including negligence or breach of statutory duty) or otherwise for any indirect or consequential loss or damage of any kind including punitive or exemplary damages or losses, including but not limited to damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses which may be incurred in connection with Novum or its services and site. Novum shall not be liable for any unauthorised transactions arising from unauthorised, illegal or fraudulent use of the service and site.
Novum reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to revise or modify these Terms at any time, and you agree to be bound by such revisions or modifications. You are responsible for viewing these Terms periodically. Your continued use of the Site or Service after a change or modification of these Terms will constitute your acceptance of the revised Terms. If you do not agree to the modified Terms, you should refrain from using our Services and the Site.
GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
The Terms shall be governed by the law of the Republic of Singapore.
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The information contained herein is confidential information regarding Novum Global Ventures Pte. Ltd. (“the Company”). By accepting this information, the recipient agrees that it, and its officers, directors and employees will use the information only to evaluate its potential interest in an allocation of cryptocurrency with the Company and for no other purpose and will not divulge such information to any other party.
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The information contained herein has been prepared solely for informational purposes. If any offer to purchase any interest in or with the Company is made in due course it shall be made only pursuant to a definitive set of documents, prepared by or on behalf of the Company which would contain material information not contained herein and which shall supersede this information in its entirety. Any decision to allocate cryptocurrency with the Company should be made only in compliance with and subject to the limitations imposed by applicable laws applying to the ability of individuals or any other entities in their relevant jurisdictions and after reviewing the relevant documents, conducting investigations as deemed necessary by such individuals or entities and consulting their own investment, legal, accounting and tax advisors in order to make an independent determination of the suitability and consequences of an allocation of cryptocurrencies with the Company.
No registration statement has been filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, any U.S. State Securities Authority or the Monetary Authority of Singapore.Allocation of cryptocurrency in early stage technology carries significantly greater risks and may be considered high risk and volatile. There is a risk of total loss of all cryptocurrency allocated with the Company – please refer to the definitive set of documents for a full list of risks. By accepting this communication you represent, warrant and undertake that: (i) you have read and agree to comply with the contents of this notice, and (ii) you will treat and safeguard this communication as strictly private and confidential and agree not to reproduce, redistribute or pass on this communication, directly or indirectly, to any other person or publish this communication, in whole or in part, for any purpose.