The Euromoney Myanmar Global Investment Forum

Kenneth Kyaw Shein

Group Chief Executive Officer

PRIME Holdings


Mr Shein is a co-founder and group CEO of PRIME Holdings Pte Ltd, an associate member of the private, closely held PRIME Group of Singapore who also conduct Asian-focused investment banking, asset management, and private equity operations – licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore. PRIME Holdings is an industrial developer, investor, and operator in the energy and infrastructure, as well as agri and food sectors, also co-investing alongside PRIME Group funds and vehicles. Mr Shein directs PRIME Holdings’ investment initiatives and operations, with a special focus in Myanmar.  Its Smallholder Prosperity Enterprises (SPE) subsidiary is transforming subsistence and rural farmers into commercial producers through its outgrower program. The PRIME Farms subsidiary is a direct investor in primary production, post-harvest infrastructure, and value-added food processing and industrial parks in rural Myanmar. Mr Shein brings to PRIME over 27 years of direct investment and international operating experience in start-ups, growth companies, and control-stake private equity. He is an executive board member of the Zurich based Swiss-Asian Chamber of Commerce and co-chairperson of the Myanmar Committee. Mr Shein holds a BA in economics and earned an MBA from the University of California, Irvine.


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Tue 13 - Wed 14 Sep 2016

Myanmar International Convention Centre 2, Nay Pyi Taw