TEAM – Field
Partner, Chief Investment Officer
Ray Fung is the founding partner of JIDA Capital. He is member of CGN Capital Partners Infrastructure Fund III investment committee and asset management committee and is responsible for managing the investment process of CGN Capital Partner III, and jointly responsible for originating investment opportunities for CGN Capital Partner Infrastructure Fund III and driving the business performance of CGN Capital Partners Infrastructure Fund III investments. He is also responsible for JIDA Capital’s business advisory and strategic advisory businesses.
Ray is currently on secondment to CGN Private Equity as Chief Executive Officer.
Ray has gained his investment experience from being involved in financial advisory mandates, principal investments in the infrastructure sector and operational management of infrastructure projects. Specifically, Ray has led investments in wind, solar, coal-fired, gas-fired power generation, energy transmission and distribution, coal bed methane gas field exploration and development, and transportation infrastructure in the PRC, ASEAN, Australia and Europe.
Prior to JIDA Capital, Ray was the Head of Infrastructure Investments at Ping An in Shenzhen. He was responsible for Ping An’s infrastructure investment activities, including serving on the Board of a number of Ping An’s private investments. Prior to Ping An, he was Head of Infrastructure – Asia of Babcock & Brown, a member of Babcock & Brown’s Global Infrastructure Executive Committee, Asian Infrastructure Fund’s investment committee, and he was a director on the boards of public company Sydney Gas Limited in Australia and private companies in China, HKSAR, Thailand, Singapore and Australia.
Ray holds a Bachelor of Economics, a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment, and is a CFA charter-holder.
Cheng left CGN to join JIDA Capital in 2016. He is responsible for originating investment opportunities for CGN Capital Partners Infrastructure Fund III.
Cheng has acquired, developed, built and operated over 2,000MW of wind and solar power assets in China over the last 12 years across China. Chen Cheng has extensive experience in developing, constructing and operating renewable energy assets in China. He was previously the Assistant CEO of CGN Solar Group and CEO of CGN Solar Xinjiang.
Cheng holds a Master of Control Engineering from Xinjiang University and a Bachelor of Economic Information Management from Xinjiang Vocational University.
Colin Leung joined JIDA Capital in 2014. He is responsible for evaluating and executing investment opportunities for CGN Capital Partners Infrastructure Fund III and manages the investments he led. Colin also assists in managing the business operations of CGN Capital Partners Infrastructure Fund III.
Colin has gained his investment experience from being involved in principal investments and managing private equity funds in the infrastructure sector. Specifically, Colin was a founding member of Equis Funds Group.
Colin was previously a Vice President of Equis Funds Group and Babcock & Brown.
Colin holds a Master of Business Administration from Hong Kong University, a Bachelor of Economics from University of Sydney and is a CFA charter-holder.
Benny Xu left Ping An to join JIDA Capital in 2012. He is responsible for evaluating and executing investment opportunities for CGN Capital Partners Infrastructure Fund III and manages the investments he led.
Benny has gained his investment experience from being involved in principal investments in the infrastructure sector. Specifically, Benny was involved in the acquisition of over 900MW of wind and solar projects in China.
Benny holds a Master of Economics from Renmin University of China, a Bachelor of Engineering from Harbin Institute of Technology. Benny is a CFA charter-holder and a GARP Certified FRM.