JP Gan has been a Managing Partner and a member of the investment committee of Qiming Venture Partners since 2006. He was ranked #38 globally by Forbes Magazine’s Midas List in 2016, and has been named as a “Top 10 Venture Capitalist” in China by China Venture several years in a row and by CBN Weekly. He was also named as a “Business Elite under the Age of 40” by the Global Entrepreneur Magazine in 2006.
Mr. Gan has over twenty years of experience in investment and finance. His past successful investments include Ctrip.com International Limited (a member of the board of directors since 2001), Dianping, Jiayuan.com International Limited, Taomee Holdings Limited, and PPS Inc.
Mr. Gan was a Director of The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CQ) and one of the founding members of its Asian venture capital business, responsible for venturing into the Mainland China. He was the Chief Financial Officer of KongZhong Corporation, and also once worked as an investment banker at Merrill Lynch and as a consultant at then-Price Waterhouse.
He obtained his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his BBA from the University of Iowa.