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Lei Zhang, B.A., ’02 M.A., ’02 M.B.A.


Mr. Zhang is the founder, chairman, and CEO of Hillhouse Capital Group (HCM).

Lei Zhang

HCM was founded by Mr. Zhang in 2005 and focuses on long-term fundamental equity investments. HCM invests in healthcare sectors and technology, consumer, and financial services. Mr. Zhang earned an M.B.A. and M.A. in international relations from Yale University and a B.A. in economics from Renmin University of China, where he is the vice chairman and trustee of the board. Mr. Zhang is a governing board member of the China-United States Exchange Foundation. He serves on the Hong Kong Financial Services Development Council, as well as the Steering Group on Financial Technologies. Mr. Zhang established the Gaoli Academy at Renmin University with the purpose of expanding the role of liberal arts education in Chinese universities.

Resides in Hong Kong