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Mr. Rizhong Zhang

CEO、Director of the Executive Committee

Mr. Zhang Rizhong currently serves as an Executive Committee Member of China Merchants Financial Services Business Unit, CEO and Director of China Merchants Capital Investment Co., LTD., General Manager of China Merchants Union (BVI) Limited and a member of Private Equity and M&A committee of Asset Management Association of China. Before joining China Merchants Capital, Mr. Zhang worked as a deputy general manager of Accounting Dept. in China Merchants Group, assistant general manager of the China Merchants Holdings (UK) Co., LTD., deputy general manager and CFO of China Merchants Port Group. Mr. Zhang has accumulated rich experience in various areas such as corporate finance, private equity fund establishment, equity investment, merger and acquisition, risk management and business management.

Mr. Zhang has successfully managed over 20 private equity funds including National Service Trade Fund, National Agriculture Reclamation Fund etc. Mr. Zhang also led and organized diverse investments including Mobike, JD Logistic, Foxconn Industrial Internet, Montage Technology, MINGYANG Smart Energy, China Merchants Bank (H shares), China Union Pay, NongFu Spring, BYD Semiconductor etc. As of the end of 2019, China Merchants Capital managed about RMB 270 billion yuan in total assets.

Mr. Zhang graduated from The Central University of Finance and Economics in China. He received his MBA degree from the University of Westminster in UK. He has achieved the membership of the Chartered Institute of Accountants in China, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants as well.

Mr. Jian Guo

COO、General Manager、Deputy Director of the Executive Committee

Mr. Guo currently serves as General Manager and COO of China Merchants Capital Investment Co., Ltd. as well as CEO of China Merchants Kunlun Capital. 

Prior joining CMC, Mr. Guo held several senior positions at China Merchants Securities and its subsidiaries. Before that, Mr. Guo was General Manager of Shenzhen Zhongda Capital and Partner of Shenzhen Licheng Accounting Firm. Mr. Guo received his EMBA degree from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Bachelor’s degree from Shanghai Maritime University.

Mr. Baiqian Yang

Deputy General Manager、Member of the Executive Committee

Mr. Yang currently serves as Deputy General Manager of China Merchants Capital. 

Prior joining CMC, he held several senior positions such as Deputy General Manager of China Merchants Shekou Industrial Zone. and Chairman of China Merchants Technology Group, etc. Mr. Yang has engaged in investment and management for decades and is extremely experienced in business management, investment management as well as capital operation. Mr. Yang holds an MBA degree from Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Modern Control Theory from Nankai University.

Mr. Xiaohua Huang

Chief Financial Officer、Member of the Executive Committee

Mr. Huang currently serves as CFO of China Merchants Capital.

Prior to joining CMC, he was director of finance department of China Merchants Group, vice director of Finance department of China Merchants Holdings International, CFO of Shenzhen Magang Depot & Port, and CFO as well as Secretary of the Board of Zhanjiang Port Group. Mr. Huang has participated in audit, consulting and tax planning for a number of listed companies such as Bank of China, China Merchants Bank and Yantian Port.

Mr. Huang holds a master’s degree in Management and a bachelor’s degree in Accounting & Auditing from Sun Yat-sen University.

Mr. Hongtao Feng

Deputy General Manager、Member of the Executive Committee

Mr. Feng currently serves as the deputy general manager of China Merchants Capital, as well as the CEO of China Merchants Huihe, Sanxin, Huide and Huiming capital management companies. Besides, Mr. Feng is the representative of the executive partner of CCT China Merchants, Chongqing Huilin, Jingzhou Huikang and Qichun Medical funds. He also acts as the chairman of Wuxi Hodgen Technology co., ltd., the director of Realcan Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd., Porton Pharma Solutions Ltd. and other companies.

Mr. Feng has worked as the senior MD of China Merchants Kunlun and many other important roles in China Merchants Group, he has about 20 years of experience in equity investment, M&A, industrial integration, industrial investment and business management, and he is responsible or joint implementation of domestic and foreign investment of about 6 billion USD. 

Mr. Feng is a Master of Business Administration, University of Louisville, USA, a Bachelor of International Finance, Renmin University of China, he has Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certificate and is a member of the Hong Kong Association of Financial Analyst.

Mr.Simon Chen

Chief Investment Officer、Member of the Executive Committee

Mr. Simon Chen is currently the Chief Investment Officer of China Merchants Capital.

Mr. Simon Chen had previously worked for China International Capital Corporation, Investment Banking Division, and was former Partner and Investment Committee member at HOPU Investment. Mr. Simon Chen has extensive transaction experience across real estate, infrastructure, logistics and renewable energy sectors and has led many milestone transactions with leading players. Mr. Simon Chen led investments over USD15 billion, such as GLP China, GLP Global, NIO, ZIroom, C-store, Meicai, Yimidida, Jinjiang Environment, G7, Shoucheng Concord and the like.

Mr. Simon Chen holds a Master of Finance from Shanghai Jiaotong University.