James Zhao

James Zhao

Founding Partner, LYFE Capital

James Zhao is a Founding Partner at LYFE Capital and focuses on investment in pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostic, and animal health at our Shanghai offices. Prior to founding LYFE Capital, James was the first Managing Partner at Vivo Capital China and led many aspects of the formation of VIVO China. He has also worked as a consultant at the Monitor Group in Shanghai. His previous investments include Kanghui, Jingfeng (SZ: 0009008), Shanghai Hile (SHA: 603718.SS), Changchun Changsheng , NKF Pharm, SinoMedCare, Haier Biomedical etc.

James has over 19 years of experience with international engagements and Venture Capital /growth stage investment where he has a gained a wealth of knowledge in investment, operations, strategy, cross border business development, sales/marketing and executive placement.