NIMOI is a partners’ investment holding company with investments in a range of industries across Asia. We are actively involved in the management of these businesses, and have a long-term investment horizon. Holdings include fund management, precious metals trading, savings platform inter alia.
Specific investment needs often require innovative and sometimes adventurous solutions. Through a network of experienced partners, well established in their respective industries and geographies, we find exciting opportunities that meet the needs of our partners and co-investors.
We adhere strictly to our ethical principles and expect the same from our partners and co-investors. We aim to balance our commercial, fiduciary, environmental and community responsibilities in each of our transactions. This approach has fostered loyalty and trust among the partners and co-investors.
We take special care to underwrite to stringent due diligence standards. Applying these standards in our chosen jurisdictions can be time consuming and challenging. However, transactions that do not meet our hurdles will be rejected.
The firm’s predecessor, Woodside Holdings Pte Ltd was founded in Singapore in 1959 as family investment holding company. By the late 1970s family circumstances had changed and a new structure was required. Nimoi Ltd was established in 1979 to meet the prevailing investment needs of the principals.
With the incorporation of Nimoi Holdings Pte Ltd in Singapore in late 2008, David and Alexander Fergusson took NIMOI into a third generation.
Alexander is a Director of Nimoi Holdings. In addition, Alexander is a Director and member of the Investment Committee of Woodside Holdings Investment Management… More
David is a Director of Nimoi Holdings. In addition, David is a Director of Woodside Holdings Investment Management, and Chairman of Global Precious Metals… More
Industry: Precious Metals
Region/Country: Singapore / Global
Transaction Size: Not Disclosed
Investment Date: 13 November, 2012
Industry: Financial Services
Transaction Size: Not Disclosed
Investment Date: 1 July, 2009
Alexander is a Director of Nimoi Holdings. He is a Director and Investment Committee Member of Woodside Holdings Investment Management and a Director of Synops Global Fund Services, an investment operations service provider. Previously, Alex worked in Leveraged Finance for GE Capital in London, Daiwa (now SMBC) and PwC in Hong Kong. Alex has an MBA from Cranfield School of Management and a degree in Chinese from Leeds University.
David is also a Director of Nimoi Holdings, where he has been since 2009, a Director of Woodside Holdings Investment Management, and Chairman and co-founder of Global Precious Metals, all Nimoi group companies. David is also a founder and CEO of Atlas Consolidated Pte Ltd. David has been integral in building Nimoi into a US$200m per year company. Previously, David established Citi’s institutional securities business in Indonesia, and worked at a number of other investment banks (NM Rothschild, GKGoh, CLSA, UBS) over a 15-year investment banking career. David won awards for both investment banking transaction and research. David holds an MA from the University of Edinburgh and an MBA from the London Business School.