China Venture Capital / Private Equity Annual Ranking 2006
Released by Zero2ipo Research Center Shanghai·Dec 7, 2006
★ Venture Capitalist of the Year 2006
Name Fund Position
Quan Zhou IDG Technology Venture Investment Managing Director
★ Top 10 Venture Capitalists of the Year 2006
Rank Name Fund Position
1 Quan Zhou IDG Technology Venture Investment Managing Director
2 Suyang Zhang IDG Technology Venture Investment General Partner
3 Andrew Yan SAIF Partners Managing Partner
4 Joe Zhou SAIF Partners Partner
5 Neil Shen Sequoia Capital China Founding Managing Partner
Managing Director & Head of
6 Hao Chen Legend Capital
7 Jixun Foo Granite Global Venture Managing Director
President & Managing
8 Chauncey Shey Softbank China Venture Capital
9 Lip-Bu Tan Walden International Founder & Chairman
10 Vincent Chan JAFCO Managing Director
★ Venture Capital Fund of the Year 2006
★ VC Investment Winner of the Year 2006
★ Top 12 New Prominent Venture Capitalists of the Year 2006 (Alphabetic)
Name Fund Position
Michael Chow JAFCO Director
Yan Huang CDH Ventures Partner
Steven Ji Sequoia Capital China Vice President
Frank Lu iD TechVentures Ltd. Partner
Michael Mao IDG Technology Venture Investment Vice President
Chongjiu Sha Legend Capital Executive Director
Alvin Sun ePlanet Ventures Executive Director
Daniel D. Yang SAIF Partners Partner
Kuantai Yeh Intel Capital China Director
Zhen Zhang IDG Technology Venture Investment Vice President
Kui Zhou Sequoia Capital China Director
Michael Zuo WI Harper Vice President
★ VC Exit Winner of the Year 2006
★ VC Investment of the Year 2006
★ VC Exit of the Year 2006
★ PE Fund of the Year 2006
★ PE Investment Winner of the Year 2006
★ Venture Capital Market Lead Legal Advisor 2006
★ Private Equity Market Lead Legal Advisor 2006
★ Overseas IPO Lead Legal Advisors 2006
★ VC-Backed Overseas IPO Lead Auditing Firm 2006
★ Top 3 Active Overseas IPO Lead Underwriters 2006
Rank Name of Underwriters
1 UBS AG
2 Goldman Sachs (Asia) L.L.C.
3 China International Capital Corporation Limited
★ Top 3 Active Domestic IPO Lead Underwriters 2006
Rank Name of Underwriters
1 CITIC Securities Co., Ltd.
2 China International Capital Co., Ltd.
3 Guotai Junan Securities Co., Ltd.
★ Top 10 VC-Backed Entrepreneurs of the Year 2006
Rank Entrepreneur Position Enterprise Investor
Home Inns &Hotels IDG Technology Venture
1 David Sun CEO
Management Inc. Investment, etc.
Chairman & New Oriental Education &
2 Minhong Yu Tiger Fund
President Technology Group
3 Hang Xu Chairman Bio-Medical Electronics Walden International
Chairman & IDG Technology Venture
4 Vincent Mo www.soufun.com
CEO Investment, etc.
Spreadtrum NEA, Legend Capital Limited,
5 Ping Wu CEO & President
Communications Corp ePlanet Ventures, etc
6 Yongqi Zhang Principal Global IELTS School SAIF Partners
Natexis Private Equity Asia,
7 Light DK Peng Chairman LDK Solar Hi-Tech CO., Ltd CDH Investments, JAFCO Asia,
Walden International, Sequoia
8 Congwu Cheng President AutoNavi Holdings Ltd.
Capital China, etc.
Legend Capital Limited, Doll
Worksoft Creative Software
9 Chris Chen CEO Capital Management, Sequoia
Capital China, etc.
10 President & CEO Chinacars Granite Global Ventures
★ Top 50 Venture Capital Funds of the Year 2006
Rank Fund Rank Fund
1 IDG Technology Venture Investment 26 Gobi Partners Ltd.
2 SAIF Partners 27 Redpoint Ventures
3 Sequoia Capital China 28 NewMargin Ventures
4 Legend Capital 29 Shenzhen Capital Group Co. Ltd.
5 Granite Global Ventures 30 Pacific Venture Partners
6 Softbank China Venture Capital 31 JAIC
7 Walden International 32 UCI
8 JAFCO Asia 33 Infotech Ventures Co. Ltd.
Shenzhen Fortune Venture Capital Co.,
9 Intel Capital China 34
Shandong High-Tech Investment
10 CDH Ventures 35
11 iD TechVentures Ltd. 36 Qualcomm Ventures
China-Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park
12 WI Harper 37
Ventures Co., Ltd.
Shenzhen Tsinghua Leaguer Venture
13 Doll Capital Management 38
Capital Co. Ltd.
14 Qiming Venture Partners 39 AsiaVest Partners
Heilongjiang Chenergy-HIT Hi-tech
15 DT Capital Partners 40
Venture Capital Co., Ltd.
16 Venture TDF China LP 41 Bessemer Venture Partners
17 Capital Today Group 42 Chengwei Ventures
18 Orchid Asia Group Management Co., Ltd. 43 BlueRun Ventures
19 CEYUAN Ventures 44 Milestone Capital Management Ltd.
Tsinghua Venture Capital Management
20 GSR Ventures 45
21 NEA 46 Hunan high-tech venture capital Co., Ltd.
22 Draper Fisher Jurvetson ePlanet 47 Zhejiang Venture Capital Co., Ltd.
23 Lightspeed Venture Partners 48 Tianjin Venture Capital Co., Ltd.
China Merchants Technology Holdings
24 Northern Light 49
25 Fidelity International Ventures 50 Wuhan Huagong Venture Capital Co., Ltd.
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