A leader in the private equity and asset management industry, Christopher Chris Hsu advises large corporates and private equity clients on investments in China, Japan, Taiwan Indonesia, Hong Kong, and Australia. Over the past decade, he managed billions of dollars in investments that secured a rate of return exceeding 30 percent annually. Christopher Chris Hsu leads Kilometre Capital Management as Founder and Chief Executive Officer. In recognition of the firm’s accomplishments, AsianInvestor magazine granted Kilometre Capital Management its top performance award.
In 2013, Mr. Hsu's Kilometre was the sole advisor on Tsinghua University's $1.8 billion USD purchase of Spreadtrum Communications. Hsu has led precedent investments in such companies as Elon Musks' SpaceX, Facebook's Spool acquisition, Australia's Fortescue Metal, and Louis XIII Holdings.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Hsu served as the Managing Director of Citadel Investment Group, one of the world's largest hedge funds. He was one of the youngest Managing Directors in the history of Citadel. While there, Mr. Hsu established and oversaw the Asian private investments and special situations businesses from Hong Kong.
Following that, he became the Founding Partner and CEO of Abax Global Capital. In this role, he joint ventured with Morgan Stanley Investment Management and China Development Bank in establishing one of the leading private equity and alternative asset managers in Asia.
Mr. Hsu ran his first marathon at the age of 11 and has since completed 29 marathons.
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