Ernest is the co-founder and CEO of Slate Alt, an investment platform that focuses on deep technology innovations. He also serves as the head of Hello Tomorrow Singapore, part of a global non-profit driving deep-tech innovation and as an advisor to a number of companies. Additionally, he acts as a mentor in a number of national-level technopreneurship programmes. His work primarily revolves around helping highly technical innovations find pathways to market adoption and helping these innovators navigate toward successful exits.Prior, he was with a technology incubator listed on the SGX, where he built the venture arm as a JV with the National Research Foundation and worked on numerous M&A transactions, restructurings and exits for the firm. He was previously also on the investment committee of one of Singapore's leading wealth management houses, responsible for over $1 billion of assets under administration.