Antares Au
Managing Director
As a Managing Director of SSG, Mr. Au is primarily responsible for identifying, assessing and executing investments in the Greater China.
He has over fifteen years of deal-making, partnership and board experience in growth and special situations in sectors including consumer products, manufacturing, media, specialty finance and technology.
Previously Mr. Au was a senior member of the Lehman Brothers Asia Special Situations Group where he built and managed the group’s portfolio in Greater China. Prior to Lehman, he was a founding member of Hong-Kong based San Shan Capital. Prior to returning to Asia, Mr. Au was with the private equity team at Fortress Investment Group.He started his career with the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs in New York.
Mr. Au graduated cum laude from Columbia University with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Economics. He currently serves on the boards of iClick Interactive and Jamestrong Investment Holdings. He has also served with the boards of growthoriented SMEs including ORG Packaging (002701.CH) and Chaowei Power (951.HK) prior to their initial public offerings.
Mr.Au is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.