Teo is co-head of Platinum Equity’s team based in Singapore.
Prior to joining Platinum Equity
in 2013, Mr. Teo led the Global Electronics and Commercial (GEC) division of
Platinum Equity portfolio company Acument Global Technologies. GEC was a
manufacturer and distributor of specialty engineered fastening technologies
with operations, sales and distribution capabilities in Australia, China, Hong
Kong, India, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and
Thailand. Platinum Equity sold GEC and Avdel in 2010 to an affiliate of CVC Asia
Pacific and Standard Chartered Private Equity Limited (SCPEL). Mr. Teo
stayed with the combined business, which was rebranded Infastech, as its President and
Chief Executive Officer. Infastech was subsequently sold to Stanley Black &
Decker in 2013.