Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan Lin, our Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, is the Co-Founder, Partner and Chief Investment Officer at L2 Capital. Mr. Lin has over a decade of investment experience across multiple geographies overseeing strategies from public to private investments. Prior to co-founding L2 Capital in 2020, Mr. Lin served as a Portfolio Manager and a Managing Director at Point72, a US$15 billion alternative investment firm, where he managed an equities portfolio and led a team of analysts and traders from 2016 to 2020. Prior to joining Point72, Mr. Lin worked at Och-Ziff Capital Management, a US$36 billion multi-strategy investment firm, from 2011 to 2016, where he focused on merger arbitrage, event-driven, private equity and served as a non-executive director on multiple Och-Ziff portfolio companies. Prior to joining Och-Ziff Capital Management, Mr. Lin was with Madison Dearborn Partners, a US$26 billion private equity firm, from 2008 to 2010, where he focused on TMT investments. From 2006 to 2008, Mr. Lin was in investment banking, mergers and acquisitions group, at Citigroup in New York. Mr. Lin holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Honors from the University of British Columbia and is a Leslie Wong Fellow.
Frank Han, our President, is the Co-Founder and Partner at L2 Capital. Mr. Han has over a decade of experience in private equity. From 2012 to 2019, he was based in Hong Kong and Shanghai as a Senior Principal at the Blackstone Group, the largest alternate asset manager in the world with over US$619 billion in assets under management as of 2020, leading the sourcing and execution of private equity investments in Greater China for Blackstone Capital Partners, the flagship private equity fund, from 2012 to 2019. At Blackstone, Mr. Han deployed US$2 billion in enterprise value and served on board of multiple portfolio companies. Prior to joining Blackstone, Mr. Han worked at the buyout group of The Carlyle Group in both China and Washington D.C. He also worked at Goldman Sachs’ Asian Special Situations Group in Hong Kong and McKinsey & Co. in New York. Mr. Han holds a Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, from the New York University and a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Director and Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Lee, our Chief Financial Officer and Director, is also a Co-Founder and Partner at L2 Capital. Mr. Lee has over 10 years of experience as a capital markets advisor, venture investor and operator. From 2015 to 2020, Mr. Lee served as an Investment Director in the venture capital arm of Gallant Investment Partners, a Hong Kong based family-office investment firm, where he focused on early-stage media and technology investments in the FinTech, SaaS and data services space. While at Gallant Investment Partners, Mr. Lee also led one of its portfolio companies, Genesis Games, as the Chief Executive Officer and Director, where he transformed the organization from an independent games studio to a global enterprise software company, with offices across the globe. As the Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Lee expanded the company’s product offerings, grew Asia into Genesis Games’ largest business segment, incubated the artificial intelligence division to become the company’s core competency, and successfully led the sale of Genesis Games to a European strategic conglomerate in 2020. Prior to his role at Gallant Investment Partners and Genesis Games, Mr. Lee worked at Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong, covering financial sponsors in the Asia-Pacific region, with a focus on take-private and growth capital transactions in Greater China. Previously, he was in the Leveraged Finance and Mergers & Acquisitions groups at Citigroup and BMO Capital Markets, respectively. Mr. Lee holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Honors from the University of British Columbia, a Masters of Finance with High Distinction from the University of Toronto, and a Masters of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management from Northwestern University. He also holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation from British Columbia, Canada.