SINO-CEEF Capital Management Company Ltd is a leading private equity firm focused on CEE, the wider European region and other geographies relevant to the “One Belt, One Road” initiative, which aims to be the connecting bridge between China and the World, the growth partner of enterprises, the win-win platform for investors.
SINO-CEEF Capital was established by Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), China Life, Fosun Group and Royal Eagle Group in September 2016. Supported by an extensive network in China and globally through prominent anchor shareholders and investors, as well as a global advisory network of high caliber business and political leaders, we are able to support companies with Sino-European cooperation ambitions.
Headquartered in Hong Kong and licensed by Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission for Types 4 (advising on securities) and 9 (asset management) regulated activities, SINO-CEEF Capital also has offices in Shanghai, Munich and Warsaw. With the strategically located offices and extensive business network covering China as well as Europe, we can achieve cross-border financial / operational synergies for our partners and help them to realise their development targets.
SINO-CEE Fund is the first fund raised and managed by SINO-CEEF Capital, and is regarded as China's first non-sovereign regional cooperation fund，which is considered an Alternative Investment Fund ("AIF") under the definition in the Directive ( the Directive 2011/61/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2011 on Alternative Investment Fund Managers ) and managed by Alternative Investment Fund Manager ("AIFM").
STRATEGY & PHILOSOPHY
Identify qualified investment opportunities with clear “China angle”
Stand-alone investments, as well as co-investments and collaboration with leading Chinese and European corporate / financial sponsors
A possibility of combined “Equity + Debt” offering approach through cooperation with financial institutions and ICBC resources
Value creation through access to a broad network of Chinese domestic enterprises across industries
Exit through international and China primary / secondary capital markets, or pre-determined arrangements agreed with co-investors
We are targeting investments in leading companies across Europe, with a particular focus on CEE.
Unique combination of strong governmental support and return-driven approach
Lean and efficient investment decision making processes
Highly experienced management team and local investment teams both in Shanghai and Munich
The Investment Forum and Publication Ceremony of Economic Research on Central and Eastern European Region were held in Hong Kong.
Chairman Jiang Jianqing attended the 6th Leader’s Meeting China and Central and Eastern European Countries in Budapest, Hungary, and signed the subscription agreement by Hungarian Export-Import Bank to SINO-CEE Fund with Urban Zoltan. Hungarian Export-Import Bank signed the subscription agreement on behalf of the Hungarian government.
SINO-CEEF Capital Equity Management (Shanghai) Company Limited was established.
SINO-CEE Fund completed its Initial Close.
As the initiator and main Limited Partner of SINO-CEE Fund, SINO-CEEF Holding Company Limited was formally inaugurated during the 5th Summit of Leaders from China and Central and Eastern European Countries.
SINO-CEE Fund was incorporated in Luxembourg.
SINO-CEEF Europe GmbH was established.
SINO-CEEF Capital Management Company Limited was established.