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Jin-Yong Cai

Partner & Head of TPG Strategic Infrastructure, TPG Capital

Jin-Yong Cai is a Partner at TPG.  From 2012 to 2016, he was the CEO of International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group and the largest multilateral financial institution focusing on private sector development in emerging economies.  Prior to IFC, he was a partner at Goldman Sachs and its Chief Executive in China.  Before Goldman Sachs, he was with Morgan Stanley and a member of the team which in 1995 started the operation of China International Capital Co (CICC), a Morgan Stanley invested venture and the first investment bank in China.  Mr. Cai has had extensive experience in emerging economies.  While in IFC, he refocused the institution on developing and executing strategies to deliver more impactful solutions to development challenges, in the areas of infrastructure development, financial inclusion and investment climate.  From the mid of 1990s, he had been actively involved in the reform and transition process of the Chinese economy, participated in and led some of the most significant restructuring and capital market transactions.

Mr. Cai is a board member of Aon plc, also serves as a board member of Mo Ibrahim Foundation and a member of international advisory board of KAPSARC.  He obtained bachelor's degree from Beijing University and doctoral degree in economics from Boston University.