Richard Lim Managing Director

Richard Lim is co-founder and Managing Director of GSR Ventures. He focuses on investments in early-stage companies that apply artificial intelligence to healthcare and enterprise sectors. Prior to GSR Ventures, Richard was a serial entrepreneur. He was also an executive at Lotus Development Corp. and the National University Hospital of Singapore. Richard earned an MBBS degree (MD equivalent) from the National University of Singapore and an MBA from Stanford University where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar.

Featured Companies


Medable is on a mission to reduce clinical trial timelines by 50 percent. The company’s global decentralized trial platform streamlines design, recruitment, retention and data quality, replacing siloed systems with integrated digital tools, data and interfaces to accelerate trial execution. Medable connects patients, sites and clinical trial teams to improve patient access, experience, and outcomes. 


RED (Xiaohongshu) is a social media platform that blends shopping, e-commerce, user-generated content and reviews, all while connecting consumers to global retailers. Users can record their life in the form of short videos, images and text, and interact with others across a variety of interests such as beauty, fashion, food, travel, and fitness.


Firework empowers brands, retailers, and publishers to engage users on their own digital properties with livestreaming, shoppable videos, and short video stories.


jaris provides a horizontal merchant-financing solution that embeds in payment-enabled software, supported by an end-to-end bank supply-chain. Offline and online merchants alike can access a complete suite of financial services right from their point-of-sale terminals.

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