Mr. Edward Tian has been the founder and Chairman of China Broadband Capital Partners, L.P. (CBC) since May, 2006. CBC is a TMT sector focused private equity fund and it is now focusing on 5G eco-system investment. There are a number of USD and RMB funds under its management.
Before CBC Capital, Mr. Tian was the Vice Chairman and CEO of China Netcom Group from Nov. 2002 to May 2006 and CEO of China Netcom Company Ltd. from Aug. 1999 to May 2002. Mr. Tian was also serving as the Vice Chairman of PCCW Limited from 2005 to 2007.
Prior to China Netcom, Mr. Tian was the co-founder and CEO of AsiaInfo Holding Inc. which is the first Internet technology provider in China. AsiaInfo was privatized in Jan. 2014. Mr. Tian has been appointed as the Chairman and Executive Director of the company since then.
Mr. Tian is also serving on board as the Observer of Lenovo Group Limited.
Mr. Tian holds a Ph.D. in Natural Resource Management from Texas Tech University, USA.
Wed, 24 February
10:00 - 11:00
SNIEC: N4, Auditorium A