Alumni

Venture Capital & Private Equity Industry Roundtable

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of China

June 7, 2014: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

We are launching the first VC & PE industry round table event on 7 June.

Where

QiMing Venture Partners
JinMao Tower, Pudong
Shanghai, China

Event Details

We have invited three prominent senior Alumni as guest speakers, JP Gan, '99, Richard Ho, '99 and Weiwen Han, '02, to talk about the latest trend of the industry and share their valuable experience with the Booth community. You will also have the opportunity to network with fellow Booth alumni active in the VC & PE industries in Shanghai. JP will be hosting the event at QiMing's office, in the JinMao Tower right in the center of the financial district.

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We will also elect the group lead and subcommittee member of the VC & PE industry group, volunteers are welcome. Please email Leo Ma, '13 (AXP-12), prior to the event to indicate your willingness.

Cost

100 RMB for Chicago alumni
200 RMB for Guests

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 6/7/2014

Speaker Profiles

JP Gan, '99 (Speaker)
Managing Partner, QiMing Venture Partners

Mr. Gan has been named a "Top Venture Capitalist" in China by multiple magazines and institutions including the Forbes Magazine, China Venture, CBN Weekly, The founder, and a "Business Elite under the Age of 40" by the Global Entrepreneur Magazine in 2006. JP is a director of Ctrip.com, Jiayuan.com International Limited and Taomee Holding. He obtained his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his BBA from the University of Iowa.

Richard Ho, '99 (Speaker)
Chairman and Founder, Athenee

Prior to founding Athenee, Richard was a Managing Director of TPG Capital in China, one of the largest private equity funds in the world with $56 billion under management. Richard led ~US$3 billion worth of deals related diligence, negotiation and evaluation across 20 deals in retail, cosmetics, apparel, FMCG and some industrial and TMT sectors. Prior to TPG, Richard was a global partner of Bain & Co. In the early part of his career, Richard worked at Boston Consulting and Morgan Stanley, Richard graduated with an MBA from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne.

Weiwen Han, '02 (Speaker)
, Partner, senior leader of PE in Greater China,, Bain & Company

Weiwen has works with a variety of private equity funds and alternative asset managers, including traditional buyout or growth capital firms, hedge funds, sovereign wealth funds, venture capital firms and banks. Prior to Bain, Weiwen was a senior consultant at Accenture in China and the United States. Weiwen is a graduate from Fudan University in Shanghai, and earned an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business.

Questions

Leo Ma, '13 (AXP-12) 

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