Patrick received his MBA from Emory University, and Bachelor of Economics from Fudan University. His recent position was Vice President at a global investment bank, focusing on alternative investments opportunities. Before relocating to San Francisco, He was a senior associate on the joint team of top private equity firm Apollo Management L.P and PricewaterhouseCoopers in New York.
His experience also includes research associate at Balentine & Co., focusing on fund of funds investing. He built tactical asset rebalancing model to allocate investment between value and growth segment based on leading economic indicators. He also piloted ETF based industry alpha model which use sector momentum to generate alpha. Before moving to US he worked for 5 years in Shanghai on several high profile IPO projects, such as the successful IPO of China Petroleum & Chemical (SNP) on NYSE and Bank of China secondary offering in Hong Kong.