Eric Zhang Managing Director and Head of China
China Beijing
Hong Kong
Eric Zhang Managing Director and Head of China

Eric Zhang is a Managing Director and Head of General Atlantic’s business in China. He is also a member of the firm’s Portfolio Committee. Before joining the firm in 2016, Eric was a Global Partner and Managing Director at The Carlyle Group from 2006 to 2016 where he focused on investments in Asia. Previously, he was Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions at Credit Suisse in Hong Kong, and prior to that, he was a Vice President in the Investment Banking division at China International Capital Corporation Limited in Beijing.

Current Board Affiliations

Ocean Link, Board Member
Today Inc., Board Member
Bytedance (Toutiao), Board Observer
Xiabu Xiabu, Board Member

Historical Board Affiliations

Meituan, Board Observer
AnNeng Logistics Group, Board Member
China Reading Limited, Board Member
Crystal Orange Hotel Group, Co-Chairman and Board Member
Plateno Group, Vice Chairman and Board Member
SouFun Holdings Limited, Board Member
Yashili, Board Member


Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, M.A., Economics