Deep-rooted network with an unparalleled winning mentality
With some of the strongest networks in Asia, a global perspective and a remarkable track record of financial success, our founders hold the key – and a winning mentality – to unlock exclusive business opportunities.
CO-FOUNDER AND CHAIRMAN of Flow Capital
Sam Lau is a serial entrepreneur and a former investment banker at Deutsche Bank. As co-founder and CEO of Flow Capital, he brings with him vast experience in alternative investment and fixed-income products, including a broad range of private credit assets.
Prior to co-founding Flow, Mr. Lau established a Shenzhen-based financial firm, of which he serves as Chairman and has completed over USD2bn of transactions, mainly in supply chain finance. Mr. Lau also founded Heungkong Financial Group (later renamed to Futec Financial Group) in 2016 which offered investment banking, brokerage, securities and investment management services in Hong Kong. The company has since executed over 150 projects and transacted over USD30bn in corporate finance, structured financing and debt capital markets businesses. The company was acquired by a Hong Kong-listed company in 2022.
Mr. Lau graduated cum laude from Boston University School of Management with a focus on Finance and Business Law.
CO-FOUNDER AND ADVISOR of Flow Capital
Adrian Cheng is Asia’s leading figure in the world of commerce and investment. He is the CEO of the Hong Kong-listed conglomerate New World Development, as well as the founder of the K11 brand, which operates in retail, hospitality and offices across China. In 2017 he co-founded C Capital that is now investing in over 60 disruptive businesses in the consumer, technology, and blockchain sectors globally.
As Founding Partner and Chairman, Mr. Cheng brings to Flow Capital a unique perspective of both private and public markets, while his corporate finance experience at Goldman Sachs and UBS has made him instrumental in a number of landmark deals, including the listing of one of the world’s largest jewelry retailers in 2011.
Mr. Cheng graduated cum laude from Harvard University with a BA. He is also an Honorary University Fellowship by the University of Hong Kong.