Shanghai Yafo Capital Asset Management Co., Ltd (Yafo Capital) is a boutique fund management and investment banking firm, headquartered in Shanghai with offices in Guangdong and Beijing in the PRC, Tel Aviv and Irvine in California. Our team is founded mainly by Wall Street returnees. Majority of our professional team have overseas education or working experiences.
Yafo Capital specializes in cross-border private equity and M&A transactions with a focus on high-tech sectors. Yafo Capital has built a solid reputation as the "Go-to platform" for many global high-tech companies to connect with Chinese strategic partners and investors; and vice versa. We focus on venture capital investments in companies that have a “China angle” or a “China factor”, ranging from growth to mature stage.
For investment business, our parallel fund structure aligns the interests of investee company with China strategic resources. Our growth capital fund allows us to finance investee company establishing or expanding its business in China, hence effectively boost growth and development in the market place.
Medical Device, Bio-pharma, Clinics & Services
Technology, Media and Communication
Waste Management, Water Treatment, Energy Conservation, Energy Storage
Industrial 4.0, Auto, New Material, etc.
Cyber security, Surveillance, etc.
Water conservation, Irrigation, Fertilizer, Breeding, etc.
Consumer, Real Estate, Fin-tech, etc.
Yafo Capital has entered into a joint venture agreement with Israeli’s largest investment bank, Cukierman & Co. Investment House Ltd. To establish YAFO-Cukierman investment. The joint venture will provide investment banking services to Israeli and European companies, seeking to raise capital or get engaged in M&A. With over US$5.5B in completed transactions, Cukierman has one of the largest Corporate Finance teams in Israel, with dedicated experts in the Life Sciences; Technology, Media & Telecom(TMT); Green Technology and Real Estate industries. Its Catalyst Fund ranks among the best performing PE funds.