Julian Cheng

  • Managing Director, Co-head of China
  • Executive Management, Technology, Media and Telecommunications
  • Hong Kong

Julian Cheng is based in Hong Kong, joined Warburg Pincus in 2000 and co-leads the firm’s business in China. Mr. Cheng is also a member of the firm’s Executive Management Group.  Prior to joining Warburg Pincus, Mr. Cheng worked in investment banking with Salomon Smith Barney and Bankers Trust.  He has led past and current China investments including, Koudai, Uxin, NIO, Liepin, eDaijia, Haodai, 58.com (NYSE: WUBA) and co-founded RDA Microelectronics (acquired by Tsinghua Unigroup). He is an independent director of Bank of East Asia China. He also serves on the Board of Trustees and Asia Council of St. Paul’s School. Mr. Cheng holds a B.A. from Harvard University.