Established in 2002, CDH Investments is one of the leading alternative investment fund managers focused on China today with over US$17 billion of assets under management, as of December 31, 2017. CDH was founded by WU Shangzhi, JIAO Shuge and four other investment professionals who worked together in the direct investment department of China International Capital Corporation beginning in 1995.
From its roots in private equity, CDH has expanded to become a diversified alternative asset management platform covering: Private Equity, Real Assets, Venture and Growth Capital, Mezzanine&Credit, Public Equities and Wealth Management. CDH has more than 150 investment professionals working in offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen. CDH has invested in more than 200 companies and has helped more than 60 companies successfully list on international and China’s domestic stock exchanges. As of 2017, these companies employ more than 1,500,000 people. Many of them are sector leaders, and, collectively, they play an important role in China’s economy.