The CEC Capital team brings a broad range of transaction experience from leading financial institutions.
Dan Chen brings to China eCapital Partners, LLC (“CEC Capital”) over 21 years of investment banking, private equity and corporate development experience in the TMT, consumer, and healthcare industries, and has been involved in over $5 billion in transactions during his career. Dan currently leads origination and execution of cross-border US – Asia M&A and capital raising mandates for clients in the TMT, consumer, and healthcare industries.
Dan was a managing director at Siemer & Associates prior to CEC Capital. He was also a member of the investment team at TPG Capital (TPG Asia), where he was involved on cross-border buyout and venture investments in the U.S. and Asia. Prior to Siemer & Associates, Dan was also Vice President in the media and software groups at Montgomery & Co., where he was involved on a number of large M&A transactions involving strategic acquirers such as Disney and WPP Group. He also led corporate development activities at a family office-backed holding company in Los Angeles focused on investments in the healthcare services and IT space. Dan began his career in 1999 as a technology M&A banker at Merrill Lynch & Co. in New York and San Francisco.
In his spare time, Dan enjoys being a part of the mentor team at Mucker Capital, advising tech and media entrepreneurs in the early stage startup ecosystem in Southern California and the Bay Area.
Mr. Chen graduated from Yale University with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He is a registered General Securities Principal (Series 24) and Representative (Series 63 and 79 licenses) with FINRA/SIPC (formerly NASD).
Tim Wang is an Associate with China eCapital Partners, LLC (“CEC Capital”) and is based in Palo Alto. He brings several years of experience in cross-border investment banking and venture capital. He was previously with Infinity Venture Partners, where he reviewed and executed deals in the technology, media, and telecommunications spaces. Tim graduated from the University of Southern California with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He is a registered General Securities Representative (Series 63 and 79 licenses) with FINRA/SIPC (formerly NASD).