Experience

  • Senior Analyst (GSR8)– Business Development

    at Ford Motor Company Asia Pacific

    August 2018 - at Present

    Shanghai Shi

    Responsible for developing corporate strategy and executing deals (Investment, JV and Partnership) within Asia Pacific region with focus on C.A.S.E (Connectivity, Autonomous Vehicle, Shared Mobility, Electrification) • Lead in developing China EV business restructuring project include related company structure, MFG, new retail distribution, product development, financial projection, and business plan (execution ongoing) • Support setting up Joint Venture (JV) with approx. 37 million USD investment between Ford and Zotye to offer a turn-key BEV smart fleet solution in ride-hailing space ( “Zotye-Ford Smart Mobility Technology Co., Ltd) • Lead support in developing China Mobility and Autonomous Vehicle strategy (L4 autonomous commercialization, local tech solution, premium ride-hailing service etc.)

  • Associate - Investment Dept.

    at China Development Bank (CDB) Root-Well Industrial Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd.(国开熔华)

    May 2016 - August 2018

    Shanghai Shi

    • US Specialty Drug Company: 2 billion USD LBO with a listco in China; Business DD, LBO model, negotiation of the consortium terms and LPA, share swap exit strategy (IC approved) • Commercial Rocket Launch Service (LandSpace): Series B financing of the first private carrier rocket launch service provider in China; led and completed the deal (Completed) • X86 CPU (Hygon): Investment in the holding company that formed joint ventures with AMD producing Zen variant CPU for the Chinese server market. Commercial DD(Completed) • EV Start-up (Nextev Inc.): 20 mil USD Series C investment (Completed) • Li-ion Battery Material (BTR): PIPE in the largest battery anode graphite producer; sourced and led the project incl. negotiation, Commercial DD, modelling, and IC preparation • EV Battery (Farasis Energy): Series B Financing in the leading NMC battery producer • EV Powertrain (Protean): the leading In-wheel Motor manufacturer; sourced and led the deal to IC

  • Investment Manager- Industrial Investment Dept.

    at JT Asset Management Company Limited

    May 2015 - May 2016

    Shanghai Shi

     The asset management arm of the private equity JD capital (昆吾九鼎). The Dept. focuses on the private investment in public equity (PIPE). The Dept. had an AUM of 5 billion RMB  Covered the energy and new materials sector. Responsible for the entire investment process, including deal sourcing, due diligence, financial modelling and analysis, negotiation and deal execution  Led and completed 4 deals of 60 million RMB: one of the largest regional gas pipeline operator and distributor; a gas valve manufacturer; a PVC heat stabiliser manufacturer; leading photo initiator material producer

Education

  • University of Cambridge

    at Economics

    2013 - 2014 (1 year) Cambridgeshire

  • University of Edinburgh

    at Economics

    2009 - 2013 (4 years) Edinburgh

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