Shane Gong Joins Evercore as Managing Director in the Firm’s Private Capital Advisory Group

Category: Finance
Posted Mar 9, 2020 17:19 (GMT +7)


Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that Shane Gong has joined the Firm’s Private Capital Advisory group (“PCA”) as a Managing Director. Mr. Gong will be based in Singapore and lead the Firm’s PCA business across the Asia Pacific region, focusing on institutional investors and fund sponsors.

Mr. Gong has over 20 years of experience in private equity and investment banking across Asia Pacific, most recently as Executive Director and head of the Singapore office of CPE Capital (formerly CHAMP Private Equity) where he was responsible for regional direct growth and buyout investments, investor relations and fundraising. Prior to CPE Capital, Mr. Gong worked at N.M. Rothschild & Sons as head of Asian Consumer Sector M&A, and at the Macquarie Group.

Mr. Gong commented, “I am honored to have the opportunity to lead Evercore’s PCA business in Asia. Evercore is a pioneer in the private equity secondaries market and has advised on the highest profile LP and GP-led deals in North America and Europe. Asia is experiencing rising demand from regional private equity investors for secondary market liquidity solutions and I am excited by the opportunity to build on Evercore’s preeminent position.”

Keith Magnus, co-Chairman of Evercore’s business in Asia and member of the Firm’s global management committee, added, “We are delighted to welcome Shane to the Singapore office. Evercore has built a market-leading M&A business in the region and is committed to growing our presence in Singapore. We welcome the additional capabilities the PCA business delivers.”

Nigel Dawn, Head of PCA, commented, “We are delighted to welcome Shane to Evercore to spearhead Evercore’s PCA business in Asia. We look forward to building on our strong existing Asia franchise to further service Asia-based institutional investors and fund sponsors.”

Mr. Gong holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) from the University of Melbourne.

About Evercore

Evercore (NYSE: EVR) is a premier global independent investment banking advisory firm. We are dedicated to helping our clients achieve superior results through trusted independent and innovative advice on matters of strategic significance to boards of directors, management teams and shareholders, including mergers and acquisitions, strategic shareholder advisory, restructurings, and capital structure. Evercore also assists clients in raising public and private capital and delivers equity research and equity sales and agency trading execution, in addition to providing wealth and investment management services to high net worth and institutional investors. Founded in 1995, the Firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices and affiliate offices in major financial centers in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. For more information, please visit www.evercore.com.

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Nigel Dawn
Head of Private Capital Advisory, Evercore

Hallie Elsner Miller
Head of Investor Relations, Evercore

Dana Gorman
The Abernathy MacGregor Group, for Evercore

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