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Baring Private Equity Asia

Investment Discipline

Based in Hong Kong, Baring Private Equity Asia (‘BPEA’) is the largest dedicated Asian private equity firm. Founded by Jean Eric Salata in 1997, BPEA’s investment philosophy is deeply rooted in the principles of capital preservation and diversified portfolio construction. Through its pan-Asian investment platform spanning multiple Asian offices, BPEA specializes in growth-oriented investments, sponsoring management buyouts and providing capital to companies for expansion, recapitalization or acquisitions. With a track record of alpha generation across multiple business cycles, BPEA’s proprietary deal origination is facilitated by the firm’s excellent reputation across Asia and lengthy list of IPO success stories, as well as the depth of its local networks across an array of industries. BPEA has received numerous awards for its outstanding performance, including 2013 “Firm of the Year” by Asian Venture Capital Journal India and 2015 "Large Cap Firm of the Year in Asia" by Private Equity International, and most recently, the Asian Venture Capital Journal selected BPEA as the 2015 winner for “Fundraising of the Year – Large Cap” and Jean Salata as “PE Professional of the Year.

The Firm

The firm is led by Founder and Chief Executive Jean Eric Salata, and has a seasoned team of over 140 professionals located across offices in Hong Kong, China, India, Indonesia, Japan and Singapore.

Contact Information

Suite 3801, Two International Finance Centre
8 Finance Street
Hong Kong
+(852) 2843 9300