- H&Q Asia Pacific
company_name = H&Q Asia Pacific
company_type = Private Ownership
Investments, private equity funds
assets = $2.1 billion
homepage = [http://www.hqap.com www.hqap.com]
H&Q Asia Pacific (H&QAP) is an Asian private equity firm founded in 1986 by
Ta-lin Hsuas a branch of the investment bank Hambrecht & Quist. It is one of the oldest and most established private equityfirms in the Asia-Pacific region. The firm has managed an aggregate of over $2.1 billion in committed capital through 19 funds since its inception in 1986. It has offices located in Silicon Valley, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Taipei, Tokyo, Seoul, Manila, and Singapore.
Originally founded by Dr. Ta-lin Hsu as a division of U.S. investment banking firm
Hambrecht & Quist, H&QAP is currently an independent organization that conducts both later-stage control investments and earlier-stage venture capital investments. It focuses on growth sectors including technology, technology manufacturing, consumer brands and financial services.
In 2006, Ta-lin Hsu was ranked on the
Forbes Midas Listof Top 25 best dealmakers in high-tech and life sciences.
H&Q's portfolio companies
StarbucksBeijing - China
Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation(SMIC) - China
* Gonzo Digimation Holding Company - Japan
MTVJapan - Japan
Array Networks- Silicon Valley
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation(TSMC) - Taiwan
* [http://www.hqap.com Company Homepage]
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