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Alex Lynn

Alex Lynn is Hong Kong Bureau Chief at PEI Group, leading coverage of Asia-Pacific private markets for Private Equity International and editing its daily Side Letter briefing for subscribers. He joined the business in 2017 and previously covered the EMEA region from PEI's London office. Alex has a master's degree in Journalism from Kingston University. He can be reached at alex.l@pei.group.
Headshot of BCI's Jim Pittman against a blue background
The $173bn institution is offloading PE stakes via secondaries as it looks to deploy more capital into directs, global PE head Jim Pittman says.
Panellists at the HKVCA's China Private Equity Summit
Delegates at the HKVCA's China Private Equity Summit on Tuesday heard that the bar for Chinese assets has risen amid regulatory, political and economic uncertainty.
Bastian Wolff Christian Keiber Aquilius
Aquilius founder Bastian Wolff spent 15 years at Partners Group, including most recently as head of Asia private real estate, while fellow founder Christian Keiber was previously a managing director in Blackstone’s Asia PE team.
main way to primary target, vector concept
PEI’s latest GP-led Secondaries Report explores a market that continues to break new ground, despite 2022’s apparent slowdown.
image of different currencies, focusing on USD and yuan
The asset manager will pursue yuan-denominated LP-led and GP-led transactions from a discretionary pool of client capital, according to Asia co-head Mingchen Xia.
HKVCA secondaries panel (L-R) Joe Ma, AlpInvest Partners; Jolie Chow, PJT Partners; James Ford, Allen & Overy; Colin Sau, TR Capital; Bonnie Lo, NewQuest Capital Partners
Speaking at the HKVCA’s annual forum, Colin Sau, managing partner of TR Capital, said the firm is increasing its focus on China in 2023 after a slowdown in recent years.
CalPERS headquarters Sacramento
The former head of alternative investments at healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente is expected to focus on growth equity, VC and secondaries activity.
PDI Seoul Forum 2022
Pension giant is reviving plans that were scrapped last year, head of the strategic alternative investments Jeryang Lee told delegates at the PDI: Seoul Forum.
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Diagnostics business The Binding Site was part of a group of companies involved in the firm's landmark 2018 GP-led secondaries process.
Ivan Chu Jonathan Lau Welkin China Private Equity
Ivan Chu and Jonathan Lau of Welkin Capital Management discuss why secondaries is so important for its $300m listed fund.

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