Mr Simon Shi is the Director of C Ventures, leading on investments in the lifestyle and technology sectors. Prior to joining C Ventures, Mr Shi was an investor at the leading venture capital firm Formation Group, responsible for investment and portfolio management in the Asia Pacific Region. Before joining Formation Group, Mr Shi worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Investment Banking team based in Hong Kong. He was experienced in underwriting a number of US and Hong Kong IPOs for Chinese companies as well as M&A transactions. Mr Shi holds a Bachelor of Economics from University of Bath.