Rick Minchom is a Vice President operating between Beijing and Shanghai and has over 10 years working in investment advisory and strategy consulting with a generalist industry focus with a skew towards technology, covering infrastructure, transport, machinery, agriculture, specialty chemicals, environmental protection and renewables. A fluent Chinese speaker, Rick has spent the last seven years of his career supporting foreign multinationals with China market entry strategies, China growth strategies, government relations, fund raising and a partnership establishment. Rick has advised both corporates and PE portfolio companies. Rick has held roles at a number of advisory firms including NCB, The Asia Group, Huisheng Consulting, and GBRA. Rick holds a BSc from the University of London, Goldsmiths College and a Masters in International Business w/ Mandarin from the University of Edinburgh.