About Bolt


Founded in 2015, we are a team of writers, designers, and engineers with a passion for storytelling and building great products.

Bolt was incubated under SPH Plug & Play, a tech-focused media accelerator collectively supported by Singapore Press Holdings, Infocomm Investments and Plug & Play. We are also funded by NUS Enterprise.


Chan Yi Wen

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Previously a business journalist, Yi Wen started Bolt after she saw businessess struggle at content marketing because they lacked the tools and skills to execute. She’s now discovering the other side of business that's not covered by the media.

Timothy Li

Founder & Chief Technology Officer

An engineer and industrial designer by training, Tim excels as breaking things and putting them back together. You'll usually find him perusing the IKEA catalog or ranting about typography.

Eileen Chan

Product & Operations Lead

An experienced investment analyst, Eileen has had stints in both the corporate and startup scene. Eileen previously worked at Shopback, One North Capital, and Credit Suisse. She was also part of the winning team in Startup Weekend 2015.

Joanne Tong

Software Developer

With a background in engineering and product management, Joanne enjoys building better products and services to change the world. She also likes to chill at cafes with her nose buried in a book.