Global Operating Partner, Industry,
Cathay Capital

Kamran Vossoughi

Kamran-Charles Vossoughi

Location

Shanghai, China
Global Operating Partner, Industry,
Cathay Capital

Kamran Vossoughi

Based in Shanghai, Kamran is a Global Operating Partner for the industrial sector, including climate tech energy and mobility.

Vossoughi brings over 20 years of industrial expertise to support Cathay Capital’s investment teams across private equity and venture capital along with its ecosystem of startup and corporate innovators. As Global Operating Partner, he focuses on co-creation initiatives with investors and corporate partners while supporting startup development with years of hands-on operating experience helping companies implement digital, innovative and sustainable business practices.

Prior to joining Cathay in 2022, Kamran was CEO of Michelin China where he led the region to significant growth despite the pandemic and triggered innovation in smarter, greener and more connected mobility. Over the years, Kamran has held various executive and operational roles across Russia and CIS countries, Poland, France and in the Middle East. Starting his career as a Civil Engineer, Kamran holds a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and scientific computing from the Ecole Centrale de Paris along with a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris.

Kamran is a member of the Board of the European Chamber of Commerce in China and is an elected member of the French Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai.