Simon Chow is Vice President – Investments at Emerald Lake. Prior to joining the firm, he was Senior Manager of the Investment & Development Department at Chongbang Group, a Shanghai-based retail-anchored mixed-use projects owner-developer-operator backed by the Edward Wong Group, GIC, Ivanhoe Cambridge and APG. Simon spent over 3 years with Chongbang and was involved in project and land acquisitions, project financing, capital raising and investor relations.
Prior to that, he was a member of the China investment team at BlackRock Real Estate’s (formerly MGPA) Beijing office, responsible for sourcing, evaluating and executing commercial properties investment opportunities in China. Simon also previously held various positions on both buy- and sell-side of the financial services industry in Hong Kong at Royal Bank of Scotland, Wells Fargo Securities, SEI Investments and UBS Investment Bank.
Simon holds a Master of Science in Management Studies from MIT Sloan School of Management, an M.B.A. from Tsinghua University, and a Bachelor of Commerce from University of British Columbia. He is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Vice President - Investments