Our Team

Karen Lai – Investment Director


Karen joined LionRock Capital as an Investment Director in 2014.  She was previously an Investment Executive at Candover, a leading European private equity fund, where she focused on mid-market growth companies in the Greater China region.  Prior to that, she worked at Credit Suisse focusing on fixed income structuring, as well as at Merrill Lynch as an investment banker.  Karen received a BSc in Economics (summa cum laude and Beta Alpha Psi) from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.  She is qualified as a Chartered Financial Analyst.



Siew Ling LowVice President

  • Over 10 years of financial experience across Asia Pacific region, with focus on private equity M&A
  • Barclays Capital (2008-2010), Hong Kong
  • ABN AMRO Bank N.V. (2006-2008), Hong Kong
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance (2003-2006), Singapore
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers (1999-2003), Singapore
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)



Ying CuiInvestment Associate

  • Over 5 years of private equity experience across Asia Pacific region, with focus on growth/mature stage direct investments
  • 3i Group (2010-2012), Hong Kong
  • Morgan Stanley Private Equity (2008-2010), Hong Kong
  • B.A. magna cum laude, Middlebury College, major in Economics with double minors in Mathematics and French

Haley Chow – Investment Analyst

  • BSc in Management, London School of Economics (LSE)
  • 2+ years of experience in the Information Technology field
  • Native Hong Kong

Barney Han– Investment Analyst

  • MSc in Finance, University of Hong Kong
  • PRC Chartered Public Accountant (CPA) Candidate
  • CFA level 3 candidate
  • Native PRC