Nimalen Balasingham

Senior Associate

Nimalen has over 8 years of buy-side investments and portfolio management experience in Southeast Asia, covering origination, execution, monitoring and the running of performance improvement initiatives at portfolio companies.

Prior to joining Ikhlas Capital, Nimalen was at Creador, a South and Southeast Asian private equity fund, where he explored investment opportunities in multiple sectors, including financial services, consumer, logistics, and manufacturing. Before Creador, Nimalen was attached to Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Malaysia’s sovereign wealth fund, where he covered the property, aviation, healthcare, and creative & media sectors, across multiple countries in Asia.

Nimalen holds a MEng (First Class Honours) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Imperial College London, and a MSc in Financial Economics from the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.