Chinese PE manager chooses software solution for growth

china_mapChinese private equity manager Lunar Capital is growing its direct investment operations in China and has selected eFront’s FrontInvest platform to support this development. The firm, which invests in private enterprises positioned to benefit from China’s development, has a strong strategic focus on active involvement in portfolio companies. It chose a front-to-back platform solution to support the team’s process-driven approach to portfolio company management and ease its growing direct investment operations in China. Stephen Chung, director at Lunar Capital says: “Since inception, Lunar Capital has differentiated itself through its positioning, platform and expertise. We are keen to continue building upon our capabilities by adopting the best practices and solutions available in the private equity market today.” Tarek Chouman, managing director Asia-Pacific at eFront, said: “Lunar Capital is very process-driven and focused on identifying businesses that fit its investment strategy. The firm differs from others in that it looks at western provincial areas of China for investment opportunities.” ©2011 funds europe

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