FountainVest Partners is one of the most established independent private equity firms in Asia. Our successful track record has made us the preferred partner for current and emerging industry leaders.

Our investment strategy has consistently focused on businesses that benefit from the secular growing needs and rising aspirations of the expanding middle class in Asia. Sectors of focus include consumer brands and services, media & technology, healthcare, and industrial and business services.

We acquire control of companies or invest for significant stakes, in both cases focused on high growth opportunities. We have a strong operational focus and a dedicated value creation team, helping our companies to grow and excel.

Over the years, we have been at the forefront of some of the most innovative and sophisticated transactions in our markets.

We have a strong internal team culture built upon the core values of Teamwork, Integrity and Entrepreneurship.

FountainVest is an established private equity firm that capitalizes on the largest investment opportunities in our markets. We have also led some of the most unique or sophisticated investment transactions.

FountainVest was founded in 2008 and has an extensive track record of acquiring or investing in leading companies both in Asia, as well as those with significant growth opportunities in Asia. We manage four USD denominated and one RMB denominated private equity investment funds.

Our co-founders have 25 years of experience working together (including prior to establishing FountainVest).

Our partners include both those with decades of investment experience, as well as those with extensive operating expertise leading corporate enterprises.

We are structured around several industry specific investment teams as well as our post-investment value creation/operating team.

Our limited partners include some of the world’s most renowned institutions

  • They include leading sovereign wealth, pension plans, insurance and other corporates
  • Where appropriate, we invite our limited partners to co-invest with us in specific deals

Our mission

is to achieve long term capital appreciation for our limited partners by creating value for the growth of the companies in which we invest


  • Teamwork
  • Integrity
  • Entrepreneurship

Our ESG Mission Statement

FountainVest is committed to promoting sustainable and responsible investment in private equity, and to integrating these principles throughout FountainVest’s investments and embedding these principles in our core culture.

FountainVest strongly believes that by maintaining clear ESG guidelines and standards, and integrating sustainable and responsible investment principles throughout the deal cycle, FountainVest will not only be able to enhance financial returns for its funds and portfolio companies, but also create long-term social value, protect and improve the environment, while minimizing corporate compliance and reputational risks.

Sustainable and responsible investing is essential for the long-term success in the ever- changing global economic environment and is crucial to protecting and creating value in a world of diminishing resources, both for our investments and for the communities and environments that we operate in.

Our ESG Journey marks another major milestone in 2022 as we become a signatory to the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)