China Mobile Innovation Industry Fund was jointly initiated and established by China Mobile and State Development and Investment Corporation (SDIC), in the form of a limited partnership. The first phase of the fund is worth 5 billion RMB, focusing on investing in leaders in the mobile industry. The fund makes full use of China Mobile and SDIC’s resources, investing in the cross-integration of related industries, and building innovative new ecosystems through investment in leading companies in related fields. With the extensive industry management experience of the administration team, the fund has established a robust risk control system, a comprehensive investment process and effective value-added services to further enhance its core strengths. The fund aims to create considerable return on investment for investors, and to achieve long-term profitability for enterprises it invests in.
Shenzhen Capital Group was established in 1999 with investments ranging from 700 million RMB to 4.2 billion RMB, managing nearly 80 billion RMB of capital and assets in total. It has invested in more than 631 enterprises and 107 IPO projects so far. It provides the most professional capital market operation services available to the companies it invests in. With a team of 150 professional investment managers covering seven major fields in the IT industry, it has the best and largest postdoctoral qualifications in entrepreneurial investment in China. The group has established 73 government supervised funds, 45 commercial funds, four Sino-foreign joint venture funds, and one public fund. It is the sole partner of Qianhai FOF, entrusted to manage the National SME Development Fund, with nationwide investments and a service network. With 17 years’ history, it has accumulated the experience of working with nearly 10,000 enterprises in various industries, and also set up the SCGC Entrepreneurs Club, providing enterprises with management support and business networking opportunities.
Beiguang Wenzi Gehua Capital was jointly established by Beijing People's Broadcasting Station, State-owned Cultural Assets Supervision and Administration Office (SOCASAO) and Gehua CATV. It aims to integrate high quality cultural assets, and grow its investments through the extensive internal resources of its three founding companies. Beiguang Wenzi Gehua Capital currently entrusts Chord Capital to manage its business. Chord Capital focuses on investing in two major fields -- culture and technology, and establishes investment funds for film and TV, as well as live entertainment.
Founded in February 2010, Forward Capital is headquartered in Beijing with offices in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Zhengzhou, and Hong Kong. Focusing on investment management and related consulting services in China, Forward Capital currently manages six RMB funds and two foreign currency funds, including a new material venture capital fund with government as one of its shareholders. The total fund exceeds 1 billion RMB. Forward Capital's core management team has in-depth knowledge on financial capital theories and rich experience in investment banking, finance and legal practice. It also has considerable expertise in real estate, new energy (NE), modern agriculture, TMT, energy conservation and environmental protection, emerging equipment manufacturing and other high-tech fields. It has a profound understanding of the reform of China's capital markets and the developmental path of private equity investment at home and abroad.
Dr. Suning Tian, also known as Edward, is the founder of China Broadband Capital Partners (CBC Capital). He is a prestigious entrepreneur and business administrator in the telecommunications industry, with rich experience in overseas investment and financial management. He is highly regarded and trusted by colleagues, investors and department managers at home and abroad. Mr. Tian is also vice president of the China Private Equity Association (Tianjin).
Prior to the establishment of CBC Capital, Dr. Tian was the founder and CEO of China Netcom Holdings. He also served as the deputy general manager and a member of the Communist Party of the restructured China Network Communications Corporation. After the company went public, he served as president, and later as deputy chairman too. Dr. Tian also serves as the deputy chairman of PCCW.
Prior to joining China Netcom, Dr. Tian was the CEO and co-founder of AsiaInfo. Under his leadership, AsiaInfo was successfully listed on NASDAQ in the United States in 1998. Dr. Tian has also served as board member to many well-known international companies, including Lenovo and MasterCard. He has also held important positions in a number of domestic and overseas financial institutions and was invited to be one of only two Asian consultants for KKR, the world's largest mergers and acquisitions fund.
Mr. Tian Suning won the 2016 China Venture-FT Best Investor in China Award.