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Chairman and CEO, FountainVest Partners (Asia) Ltd., Hong Kong
Mr. Frank K. Tang is the chairman and CEO of FountainVest Partners, a leading private equity firm dedicated to China with offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Beijing.
Prior to founding FountainVest, Mr. Tang headed investments in China for Temasek Holdings. As a senior managing director, he was a member of the firm-wide senior management committee and senior investment and divestment committee.
Mr. Tang was with Goldman Sachs for nearly 11 years. He started his investment banking career at the New York office, before moving to Hong Kong. Mr. Tang worked as an executive director in the principal investment area, the private equity arm of Goldman Sachs. He was later managing director and head of the telecom, media and technology investment-banking effort in Asia ex-Japan.
Mr. Tang was born and raised in Shanghai, and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School in New York. He is a board governor of the China Venture Capital and Private Equity Association. Mr. Tang also sits on the board of Accenture and Weibo. He is a member of Columbia Business School’s Board.