Country Head, China
Yan Sheng heads up the China office for Intellectual Ventures. Prior to joining IV, Mr. Yan had a long and distinguished career in banking and finance with some of the world’s leading financial institutions. His experience includes Bank of China in FICC business, Lehman Brothers in Fixed Income, FleetBoston as MD and Head of Greater China, and most recently he worked at AIG Financial Product as MD and Head of China. He has also worked with other prominent firms including Tokyo Mitsubishi Intl, Commonwealth Bank Australia, and South Africa based Standard Bank. Altogether, Mr. Yan has about 30 years’ experience in Asia, New York, and Europe working in investment banking and fund management. His expertise includes management, fund-raising, sales and trading, investment strategy, and corporate advisory.