Partner,
Cathay Smart Energy Fund

Li Zhang

Li Zhang

Location

Shanghai, China
Partner,
Cathay Smart Energy Fund

Li Zhang

Li is a Partner focused on the Cathay Smart Energy Fund, based in Shanghai.

She has over 14 years of experience in the private equity and asset management sector. Prior to joining Cathay in 2019, Li worked with SBCVC, responsible for investments in new energy, auto and the high-tech industry in China, with a particular focus on investment opportunities created by disruptive technology innovation. Previously, Li worked with Citi in New York, covering investment and M&A deals in the TMT industry. She also worked at Citi in Brazil and has set up the Latam China Desk, covering all Chinese companies in Latin America. In addition, Li worked with China Mobile Communications Corporation, in charge of 31 subsidiaries’ investments and asset management.

Li holds an MBA degree from Georgetown University, and Bachelor’s degree of Economics and Master of Law from University of International Business and Economics.