The people behind Wooden Solar.
Jia Wei Lim
Founder and CEO
Jia Wei grew up in Tawau, Sabah, on the East Coast of Malaysian Borneo. After spending his childhood living with blackouts due to power cuts, his lifelong dream is to make clean energy accessible to all.
Prior to returning to South East Asia, Jia Wei lived in the UK for 7 years, and was an Automotive Engineer at Jaguar Land Rover, based in Coventry.
Jia Wei has a degree in Aerospace and Aerothermal Engineering from Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.
Business Development and In-house Legal Counsel
Victor brings a wealth of legal expertise in the VC and startup space, with experience running his family’s construction business in Malaysia.
Prior to returning to Malaysia, Victor spent a decade in the UK, working in London as Corporate Legal Counsel at Curve (VC-funded UK fintech company) and as an Associate at Taylor Wessing, an international law firm.
Victor has a degree in Law from Christ’s College, Cambridge.