HONG KONG, April 24 Global private equity firm
HarbourVest Partners said on Tuesday it has hired ex-J.P. Morgan
banker Sally Shan as a managing director to head its new
office in Beijing.
Shan was a managing director and head of Asia technology
investment banking at J.P. Morgan Securities Asia Pacific for
the past six years. She has a background in technology, equities
and M&A deal execution, and private equity through J.P. and
earlier roles at Lehman Brothers in the United States and Asia
Strategic Investment Corp in the Chinese capital.
HarbourVest, an investor in Asia for two decades with
offices in Hong Kong and Tokyo, has committed more than $2.4
billion to private equity fund managers in the region, and
through secondary transactions and direct co-investments.