Ms HE Jihong

Chief Corporate Strategy Officer, CapitaLand Group

Ms He Jihong is the Chief Corporate Strategy Officer of CapitaLand Group. Ms He identifies strategic business focus areas and works closely with businesses in formulating corporate strategies to ensure long-term sustainable business results for the Group. Ms He is a member of the CapitaLand Executive Committee.

Prior to joining CapitaLand in July 2019, Ms He was the Chief Investment Officer of Ascendas-Singbridge. Under her leadership, the company expanded its footprint outside of Asia Pacific and established presence in United Kingdom and the United States through multi-billion-dollar portfolio acquisitions. She also oversaw the private fund business of the group and collaborated with capital partners to expand the group’s investment portfolio. 

Ms He previously served as Chief Strategy Officer at the company, where she led the development and execution of corporate strategies and transformation plans upon the merger of Ascendas and Singbridge. She was also responsible for the incubation of new businesses and led the establishment of various business platforms in new economy sectors.

Ms He was previously a Managing Director at Temasek International. She worked in the Enterprise Development Group, which focuses on identifying and developing new business enterprises that have the potential to be global, regional or domestic champions.

Ms He’s experience with several international management consultancies, including Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, provided her with a wide exposure to different industries globally. Her work focused on the development of business strategies and implementation of turnaround plans for conglomerates across Europe and Asia.

Ms He’s career also spans across various positions at multinational companies including BASF and Fraport. She worked with top management teams to evaluate investment opportunities, improve business performance and institute organisational changes across different geographies.

Ms He has a Master of Business Administration from the University of British Columbia in Canada.

Ms He Jihong is the Chief Corporate Strategy Officer of CapitaLand Group.