Principle Capital taps Lau as VP

Shanghai-based private equity firm Principle Capital has named Raymond Lau as a vice president. His appointment became effective January 2, 2019. Lau was the former managing director of Lau Equity, a family investment office.


SHANGHAI – January 8, 2019 – Principle Capital announced Raymond Lau joined as a Vice President of the firm, effective January 2, 2019.

Mr. Lau has over 17 years of financial industry experience and was the Managing Director of Lau Equity, a family investment office that invests across a broad range of sectors and geographic areas in private equity, public equity, fixed income and real estate. Prior to Lau Equity, he worked at GE Asset Management for nine years. At GE, he managed a 2 billion USD private equity portfolio on behalf of the GE Pension Trust, where he developed deep transaction and portfolio management experience in both direct deals and private equity funds.
Mr. Lau holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Boston University, and an Executive MBA degree from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and HKUST Business School.

About Principle Capital
Principle Capital is a private equity investment firm based in Shanghai investing in Chinese middle cap market companies. Principle Capital was founded in 2002 with the mission of helping Chinese enterprises to build great businesses. Over the past 15 years, we have committed to this philosophy and have invested in over thirty companies across our focus sectors: advanced industrials, business services, healthcare and consumers. For more information, visit