Everbright Zhongying Capital

Company profile

Jointly established by China Everbright and Focus Media in August 2016, Everbright Zhongying Capital targets at the economic development tendency of China and exploits the enterprises with the greatest potential under the background of China’s new economy, aiming to build the most influential Growth Capital in China

With dual nature, it has both financial investment objectives and huge resource integration capacity as backed up by financial strategic resources of China Everbright and ecosystem resources of Focus Media. Everbright Zhongying Capital can be helpful for its portfolio companies like the strategic capital, and plays an important promoting role in the critical growth stage of the investee enterprises.  

Investment strategy

Everbright Zhongying focuses on several major investment fields with great explosive development prospect and growth potential in new economic areas, including consumption upgrade, pan-cultural entertainment, “Internet Plus” and business services.

China Everbright is an excellent management platform for cross-border assets while Focus Media is a leading media group of digital life circle. The former closely focuses on the qualified enterprises of great growth value in the industries associated with the ecosphere recourses of the later, to realize “two-wheel driven” of industry integration and equity investment, dig the value of investee enterprises and accumulate diversified exit channels, rewarding the investors well.

Investment advantage

Everbright Zhongying Capital takes full advantage of the platform attributes of Focus Media to dock with industry resources. Moreover, it covers the lifecycle management of the investee enterprises with the aid of capital advantage and experience in assets management on all procedures of China Everbright, growing together with the investee enterprises by a series means of outputting industrial resources, post-money services, post-merger integration, financial investment and others, and eventually maximizing the profits of investors and enterprises.  

It will give full play to its asset advantage that has been built in consumer and service sectors, media marketing, internet, finance, technology and other industries to provide first-rate services for investee enterprises after making investment. 

Yixia Technology

Xuan Yixia (Beijing) Technology Co., Ltd, founded in August 2011 in Beijing, is a provider of mobile short video sharing App and mobile video technologies.  In 2016, this company completed Series E round financing of $500 million that was the highest in the history of a single round financing related to mobile video, and it has become the Thought Leader in the field of domestic mobile video.

http://www.yixia.com/

Uxin Group

Founded in 2011, Uxin is the leading online transaction service provider for used cars in China. By leveraging its online trading platforms, Uxin is devoted to pushing forward the healthy growth of China's used car market. Currently, Uxin offers the B2B used car trading platform Uxin Auction, the B2C used car trading platform Uxin Used Car and other services. By offering a multitude of full industrial chain services, Uxin ensures the consumers have excellent user experience, as well as the strong relationship with used car dealers.

https://www.xin.com

Biyao Mall

Biyao Mall is the world’s first Customer-to-Manufactory E-commerce platform adopting C2M model to realize a strict connection between customers and manufactors.  Removing all intermediaries, it links with top designers and top manufactures, providing the customers with captive and individualized products of superior quality and fair price.

http://www.biyao.com

Xiaopeng Motors

Xiaopeng Motors was established in Guangzhou in mid-2014. It aims to produce Internet electric vehicles for young people who born to get connected. The excellent technology and splendid design are the product genes of Xiaopeng Motors. Centering on consumer experience, Xiaopeng Motors is equipped with "electric engine" + "data engine". It can not only shuttle in the city, but also gallop on the information highway. It aims to become the world's leading manufacturer and operator of smart mobility.

Tantan

Tantan is a social App based on big data intelligent recommendation and new interactive mode. According to the user's personal information, location, interests and other information, Tantan calculates and recommends people around you who match with you, and helps users meet new friends who feel good toward each other.

  • Victor Ai

    Managing Director

    As the head of Everbright New Economy Fund, Mr. Victor Ai is the founder and managerial partner of New Economy USD Funds, Everbright-IDG Industrial Fund, and GUANGKONG ZHONGYING CAPITAL, heading over 70 RMB and USD projects with AUM over RMB 30 billion. 

    Victor is an expert at investment and leadership in the new economic realm. For over 10 years, he exhibited great performance in the investment and management of projects inclusive of iQIYI, MEITUAN-DIANPING, NIO, Sensetime, TERMINUS, 4Paradigm, Netease Cloud Music, MISSFRESH, Wish, Mashang Consumer Finance, China UMS, Circle, i.am+, yixia.com, as well as transactions like MLS’s merger of OSRAM Lighting and HC SemiTek Purchase of Memsic. 

    Before joining Everbright';s new economy platform, Victor was the core founder of Everbright EBA Investment, China’s largest real estate fund. With services for J.P. Morgan’s HK and NY investment banking divisions, Victor holds a Bachelor’s degree in economy from Simon Fraser University in Canada and master’s degree in finance from Washington University. He was rewarded PEDaily Fancy 40 young investors in China in 2018, 2018 Outstanding Young PE Investors by HuaXing Capital, 2017 Top 50 PE investors by China Venture, 2017 Top 10 Best Investor in Entertainment Industries, 36 Kr’s 36 Outstanding Investors under 36, CYZONE Top 40 Investors under 40, ChinaVenture Hurun Midas List 2016, and Top 10 Best Young Investors in China 2016-2018 by Investors.com.

  • 金正

    Gerry Jin

    Managing Director, Head of New Economy Private Equity China Everbright Limited

    Mr. Jin is currently a managing director at China Everbright Limited and head of their new economy fund management team that focuses on investment into high technology work in China. Mr. Jin has over ten years’ experience in PE investment and invested in and managed deals worth well over RMB 30 Billion. He is recognized as a leading player in investment in industries of technology, media and entertainment. His signature deals include iQiyi (NASDAQ: IQ), China UnionPay, Mashang Finance and Netease Cloud Music and well as the acquisition by Hc Semitek (300323.SZ) of Memsic, and the acquisition by Crystaland Technology, MLS (002745.SZ) of Osram.

    Before joining China Everbright Limited, Mr. Jin was a leading executive with PKU Resources (618.HK) having served as their board secretory, vice president and general manager. Before PKU, he was named the strategic investment director of Founder Group. At Founder, his had completed a series signature M&A and strategic investment deals. Mr. Jin started his career in CITIC PE.

    He holds an MBA degree from University of Pittsburgh and Bachelor degree from University of International Business and Economics in Beijing.

  • Poon, Wang Pau

    Partner of Everbright Zhongying Capital

    Dedicated to the investment and financing of domestic and foreign enterprises in TMT and consuming industry, Mr. Pan is experienced in cross-border mergers and acquisitions of international investment banks as well as venture capital partners. He is familiar with the whole procedures of venture capital as well as cross-border M & A including designing deal structure, business negotiation and quantitative analysis model. He has been involved in many domestic and foreign investments  that include Shanxi coal and chemical industry, Focus Media, LE CAKE, Hailo (British), Palantir (American) and others.

    Having twenty years of experience in the R & D, production, promotion, internet strategy and marketing of technological and consumer products, Mr. Pan had served in Morgan Stanley Huaxin Securities, Samsung, Qualcomm Inc and other Global Fortune 500 companies as business executive and operator, with rich experience in building and leading a team.

    He holds an MBA degree and a master degree in international relations of Rhodes Academy from Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, ,a  master degree in applied physics and bachelor degree in computer engineering from University of California.

  • Zhou Lei

    Partner of Everbright Zhongying Capital

    The main fields Mr. Zhou works are M&A, Private equity/venture capital, compliance and risk management, as well as company law. He has a strong background in medication,health as well as media and telecom industies. 

    Mr. Zhou had worked on behalf of numerous multinational enterprises involved in various industries and fields, well-known state-owned and private enterprises of China, and private equity/venture capital Funds,  including  Sanofi, Schlumberger, Siemens, Boehringer Ingelheim, Novartis, Aon Corporation, Bureau Veritas, Catalent Pharma Solutions, Terumo, TOSOH, Barclays Bank, Societe Generale SA, Samsung, Korea Telecom and other multinational enterprises. In addition, he ever served in many famous private enterprises that include Focus Media, Vipshop Holdings, Acorn International, ZheJiang Hisoar Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd, Zhejiang Tianyuan Biopharmaceutical Co., Ltd and GeneScience Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Besides, he also provides legal services for large state-owned enterprises, including Shanghai Dasheng Asset Co., Ltd, Shanghai Industrial Holdings Ltd and Shanghai Airport Group. 

    He was consistently named as the Tier 1 lawyer in medication and health field, and the leading lawyer of legal service in the area of “M & A” and capital market of 2012, 2013 and 2014 by Chambers, “China’s leading expert” of 2014 in “M & A” by “Asialaw Leading Lawyers”, “One of China’s Leading Lawyers” of 2012 in the area of “M & A” by “Guide to Leading Practitioner”. 

  • Zhu Ying

    Partner of Everbright Zhongying

    Being an early employee of Focus Media, Ms. Zhu had participated in the reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions of the company for times, and served as a coordinator of some projects. 

    In addition, with the qualifications of Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CICPA), International Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certification in Control Self-Assessment (CCSA) as well as professional certification by The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Ms. Zhu holds a bachelor degree from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and ever worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian CPAs Limited Company in auditing. 

Everbright Zhongying Capital

Tel (86 10) 6502 5277
Fax (86 10) 6502 4677
Address Room 908, West Tower Qihao Mansion, No. 8, Xinyuan South Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China, 100027
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