Brian Hong joined CVC in 2006. Brian is based in Hong Kong and is co-head of CVC’s private equity business in South East Asia. He also leads our regional industry groups. Brian is a member of the Asia Private Equity Board and the Asia Executive Committee, a sub-committee of the APEB that oversees and drives our investment activity in the region. Prior to joining CVC, Brian spent nine years working at JP Morgan Chase's M&A department in New York, Hong Kong and Korea offices, advising on a wide range of M&A and corporate finance transactions. Prior to JP Morgan Chase, he worked for two years at Dillon, Read & Co also in M&A. Brian holds a BA Degree in Business Economics and Political Science from Brown University, US.