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Investments

57

Portfolio Exits

16

Funds

26

Service Providers

1

About H&Q Asia Pacific

H&Q Asia Pacific (H&QAP) is an Asian private equity firm that has managed an aggregate of over $2.7 billion in committed capital through 23 funds since its inception in 1985. 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. The firm's offices are located in the principal markets of Asia as well as in the Silicon Valley.

H&Q Asia Pacific Headquarters Location

400 Hamilton Avenue, Suite 250

Palo Alto, California, 94301,

United States

(650) 838-8088

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Latest H&Q Asia Pacific News

Q&A: Brooklands Capital Strategies' Dan Carroll

Nov 9, 2017

Send to   Dan Carroll, a founding partner at Brooklands Capital Strategies, cut his teeth with H&Q Asia Pacific and then helped build Newbridge Capital. He told AVCJ how private equity forced its way into the mainstream Q: Your first job in private equity was with H&Q, Hambrecht & Quist’s Asian joint venture. How did that come about?A: I started at H&Q right out of business school and had every plan to work in Silicon... To continue reading...

H&Q Asia Pacific Investments

57 Investments

H&Q Asia Pacific has made 57 investments. Their latest investment was in Eddingpharm as part of their Series B on November 11, 2017.

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H&Q Asia Pacific Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

11/8/2017

Series B

Eddingpharm

$32M

Yes

5

10/2/2017

Series C - III

Efficient Drivetrains

$1.78M

No

1

7/11/2017

Series B

CompareAsiaGroup

$50M

Yes

4

12/14/2016

Series B

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$99M

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10

12/3/2016

Series C - II

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$99M

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10

Date

11/8/2017

10/2/2017

7/11/2017

12/14/2016

12/3/2016

Round

Series B

Series C - III

Series B

Series B

Series C - II

Company

Eddingpharm

Efficient Drivetrains

CompareAsiaGroup

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Amount

$32M

$1.78M

$50M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

No

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

5

1

4

10

10

H&Q Asia Pacific Portfolio Exits

16 Portfolio Exits

H&Q Asia Pacific has 16 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was JobKorea on March 04, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

3/4/2021

Acq - Fin

$99M

2

3/30/2020

Acquired

$99M

1

7/3/2018

Acquired

$99M

2

9/26/2017

IPO

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$99M

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0

4/24/2017

IPO

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$99M

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10

Date

3/4/2021

3/30/2020

7/3/2018

9/26/2017

4/24/2017

Exit

Acq - Fin

Acquired

Acquired

IPO

IPO

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

2

1

2

0

10

H&Q Asia Pacific Acquisitions

1 Acquisition

H&Q Asia Pacific acquired 1 company. Their latest acquisition was Primax Electronics on September 17, 2007.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

9/17/2007

$99M

Take Private

1

Date

9/17/2007

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation

$99M

Total Funding

Note

Take Private

Sources

1

H&Q Asia Pacific Fund History

26 Fund Histories

H&Q Asia Pacific has 26 funds, including H&Q Korea Fund II.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

9/9/2008

H&Q Korea Fund II

Diversified Private Equity

Closed

$343M

1

10/31/2007

Taiwan Life VC Fund

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$60M

1

1/28/2007

H&Q NPS Fund I

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$300M

1

12/31/2005

Asia Pacific Growth Fund V LP

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$99M

10

12/31/2004

H&A Venture Capital Investment Corp.

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$99M

10

Closing Date

9/9/2008

10/31/2007

1/28/2007

12/31/2005

12/31/2004

Fund

H&Q Korea Fund II

Taiwan Life VC Fund

H&Q NPS Fund I

Asia Pacific Growth Fund V LP

H&A Venture Capital Investment Corp.

Fund Type

Diversified Private Equity

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

Closed

Closed

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Amount

$343M

$60M

$300M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

1

1

10

10

H&Q Asia Pacific Service Providers

1 Service Provider

H&Q Asia Pacific has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Counsel

General Counsel

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Counsel

Service Type

General Counsel

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H&Q Asia Pacific Team

28 Team Members

H&Q Asia Pacific has 28 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, Sehoon Koo.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Ta-lin Hsu

Founder

Current

Sehoon Koo

Chief Executive Officer

Current

Jarlon Tsang

Chief Operating Officer

Current

Peter Pil Jae

Senior Managing Director

Current

Teck Shang Ang

Managing Director

Current

Name

Ta-lin Hsu

Sehoon Koo

Jarlon Tsang

Peter Pil Jae

Teck Shang Ang

Work History

Title

Founder

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Operating Officer

Senior Managing Director

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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