JL Family Office ("JLFO") is the investment holding group of companies founded by Mr John Lim, Co-Founder, Group Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of ARA Asset Management Limited. Mr John Lim has more than 30 years of experience in the real estate industry, and has received many notable corporate awards and is considered an eminent voice in the Asian Pacific real estate circle. His personal accolades include being listed as one of 100 Most Influential of the Decade – PERE Decade and Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Singapore 2012. Mr John Lim has also been on Forbes' Asia Singapore's Richest list since 2010. In 2017, he was conferred the Public Service Medal (PBM) by the President of Singapore in recognition of his contributions to the community.
JLFO comprises an investment arm as well as a philanthropic arm, Lim Hoon Foundation (“LHF”). The investment arm oversees a global portfolio based around the investment philosophy of Mr John Lim.