Karen Lai

Investment Director

Karen joined LionRock Capital as an Investment Director in 2014. She was previously an Investment Executive at Candover, a leading European private equity fund, where she focused on mid-market growth companies in the Greater China region. Prior to that, she worked at Credit Suisse focusing on fixed income structuring, as well as at Merrill Lynch as an investment banker. Karen received a BSc in Economics (summa cum laude and Beta Alpha Psi) from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She is qualified as a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Siew Ling Low

Vice President

  • Over 10 years of financial experience across Asia Pacific region, with focus on private equity M&A
  • Barclays Capital (2008-2010), Hong Kong
  • ABN AMRO Bank N.V. (2006-2008), Hong Kong
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance (2003-2006), Singapore
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers (1999-2003), Singapore
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Paul Shih

    Investment Associate

  • Over 10 years of experience in business strategy & analysis, branding & product management.
  • China Bridge Ventures, VP Consumer Division (2014-2015), Shanghai, China
  • Attos Luxury Department Boutique, VP of Branding and Product (2011-2014), Shanghai, China
  • Stella International, Fashion Footwear R&D (2009 – 2011), Dongguan, China
  • KPMG, Global Markets (2008 - 2009), Taipei, Taiwan
  • IBM, Business Consulting Services (2003 – 2006), Virginia, USA
  • MBA-MS Information Systems dual-degree, Boston University Questrom School of Business, 2008, Boston, MA, USA
  • BS Electrical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2003, Chicago, IL, USA