Our Mentor



Brandon LIN

Brandon LIN

President and Chief Investment Officer of SPQ Asia Capital


Mr. Brandon Ho-Ping Lin is General Partner of the SAIF Partners Group which he joined in 2001 as part of the founding team and is the President and Chief Investment Officer of SPQ Asia Capital (affiliated w/ SAIF) which he founded in 2013. He has been at SAIF and SPQ in Hong Kong and Beijing for 17 years where he has a strong track record for sourcing, evaluating, executing, managing and exiting numerous profitable private equity and public investments including serving on about a dozen corporate Boards. SAIF Partners is one of the largest and oldest independent private equity and hedge fund groups focusing on China. Before joining SAIF, he was a Vice President in Investment Banking at Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Group (led by Frank Quattrone) and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (acquired by CSFB) in New York, Boston and Hong Kong from 1997 to 2001. He was also an Associate in Mergers & Acquisitions and Securities Law at Sullivan & Cromwell in Hong Kong and Los Angeles from 1994 to 1996. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with Distinction from Stanford University in 1991 (elected to Phi Beta Kappa in junior year) and Juris Doctorate cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1994. Mr. Lin is a Board Member of Save the Children Hong Kong and a Member of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Institutional Advancement and Outreach Committee of the Council.