Advisor, Vincera Capital
Mr. Hong is President of NationalVincera Capital, a Taiwan-based venture capital company focusing on growth-stage investments in Taiwan. He concurrently serves a President of National Holding Company, Ltd., a private investment company based in Taiwan.
Prior to this position, Mr. Hong served as Chairman of SinoPac Financial Services (USA) Ltd., a retail broker-dealer based in Los Angeles; and as a director of SinoPac Asset Management International Co., Ltd., and Far East National Bank.
Prior to SinoPac, Mr. Hong served as a Senior Associate at Electra Fleming Inc., a private equity management firm with $350 million in private investments in middle market companies. Previously, Mr. Hong worked as an analyst at the Blackstone Group, an investment banking boutique, with its mergers and acquisitions and leveraged buyouts groups.
Mr. Hong graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with dual bachelor’s degrees in finance and electrical engineering. His family is active in promoting cultural and artistic initiatives in Taiwan.