Mr. Cliff Cheung is Chairman & CEO of InterLeader Capital, a Hong Kong-based private investment company focused on private equity, real estate and special situation investments in Asia.
Cliff is a pioneer in Asia private equity with close to 30 years of experiences. Prior to founding InterLeader, he was Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer of PAMA Group (originally known as Prudential Asia), one of the largest and longest-established private equity firms in Asia established in 1986 in Hong Kong by The Prudential Insurance Company of America.
Cliff has led investments in more than 100 companies across many industries in 11 different countries in Asia. He currently is also chairman of Integrated Capital Investments which holds an established resort hotel in Niseko, Japan. Cliff is a former chairman of The Hong Kong Venture Capital and Private Equity Association and has served on the Listing Committee of the Growth Enterprise Market of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, the Financial Services Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and the Asia-Pacific Advocacy Committee of the CFA Institute.
Cliff is active in philanthropy. Cliff currently serves on the board of Chi Heng Foundation, a well-established Hong Kong registered charity committed to providing education and development support to “AIDS orphans” in China. He is also a vice-chairman of Ten Percent Donation Scheme Foundation in Hong Kong. He was the founding chairman of Social Investors Club Limited, a social investment company established in Hong Kong to provide capital and other business support to social enterprises. He was also a founding director of SOW Asia, another Hong Kong charitable foundation active in venture philanthropy.
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Cliff is married with two children. He received his Bachelor of Social Sciences from the University of Hong Kong and Executive MBA from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management and HKUST Business School. Cliff completed an advanced leadership program at the Tsinghua University in Beijing and is a charter-holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.