Hongfei Yan (Director)

Hongfei Yan is based in Shanghai and his main responsibilities include deal sourcing, deal execution and portfolio management for investments in China. He has over 9 years of experience in the financial services industry across principal investments and portfolio management, and covers the China market for ADV.

Prior to ADV, Hongfei was Vice President at Deutsche Bank Strategic Investment Group, the principal investment team of Deutsche Bank in China. During his tenure with Deutsche Bank, Hongfei was responsible for deal sourcing, structuring, execution and post-investment management of both PE and financing transactions. Previously, Hongfei was an Analyst at KKR Capstone where he conducted post investment management for KKR portfolio companies in consumer, retail, and environmental industries across Asia. Hongfei began his career with McKinsey as an Analyst focusing on providing strategic consulting in China.

Hongfei graduated with a Master’s in Biochemical Engineering from Tsinghua University and has a double Master degree in Engineering from Ecole Centrale de Lille. He is fluent in English and Chinese.