Teachers' is a significant investor in the Asia-Pacific region and an experienced global investor. Since our first investments there in 1991, we have increased our regional holdings to roughly $12 billion at the end of 2014.

Our presence in Hong Kong reflects our commitment to further expanding our regional portfolio and partnering with businesses that are driving much of the world's economic growth.

Our local investment team is always ready to discuss opportunities with growing companies and investment funds. Teachers' invests across the capital spectrum including private and public equity, plus debt. As a direct investor, we offer flexible, long-term capital, the ability to make decisions quickly, and more.

World Map

Hong Kong Team

Nicole Musicco

Nicole Musicco

  • Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific

Nicole Musicco is Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific, for Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan. Based in Hong Kong, Nicole has the oversight responsibility for managing the full cycle of opportunity in origination, analysis, value creation and execution of investment activities in Asia Pacific on behalf of Teachers'.

Nicole has extensive investment experience, most recently in the area of overseeing all of Teachers' Private Capital's externally managed private equity and venture capital fund positions, and emerging market co-investment and underwriting activities. Since joining Teachers' in 2002, Nicole has held positions of increasing responsibility on the Private Equity team making Direct and Fund investments globally. Nicole is a member of the OTPP global investment committee.

Nicole graduated from the HBA and MBA programs at the Richard Ivey School of Business, and from the Bachelor of Science Kinesiology program at the University of Western Ontario.

Dan Kiang

Dan Kiang

  • Director (Hong Kong)

Dan Kiang joined Teachers' Hong Kong office in 2014 and is focused on Teacher's direct equities investments in Asia.

Dan started his career as an investment banker with Merrill Lynch in New York and has more than 13 years of experience in investing in Asia. Before joining Teachers', he was Managing Director at Mount Kellett Asia. Prior to Mount Kellett, he was a Director at Merrill Lynch Asia where he was responsible for its corporate principal investments in the Greater China region.  

Dan received a Bachelor of Arts degree, Magna Cum Laude in Economics, with a Certificate in East Asian Studies, from Princeton University.

Olivia Ouyang

Olivia Ouyang

  • Director (Hong Kong)

Olivia Ouyang joined Teachers' Hong Kong office in 2014 as director of Funds and Co-investments.

Olivia started her career with McKinsey & Company China and Morgan Stanley Asia, and has over 13 years of private equity investment experience. Prior to joining Teachers', Olivia was a Managing Director with China Investment Corporation (CIC), where she was responsible for private equity fund investment, co-investment and direct investment, in Europe and in Global Emerging Markets respectively. Before CIC, Olivia was a Senior Investment Officer with the International Finance Corporation (IFC)'s Private Equity and Investment Funds Group, and covered Greater China, Southeast Asia and India consecutively.  

Olivia holds a BA with Honors in Economics from Stanford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Jungho Cho

Jungho Cho

  • Senior Principal (Hong Kong)

Jungho Cho is part of the senior team responsible for direct equities investments in Asia.

Prior to joining Teachers', Jungho was with the International Finance Corporation where he was involved in both equity and debt investments in the infrastructure and telecommunications sectors in Asia.

Jungho began his career in investment banking at Merrill Lynch in New York and then worked with TVG Capital Partners in Hong Kong, focusing on private equity investments in the telecommunications, media, and technology sectors.

Jungho holds a BA in Economics from Yale University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

Raju Ruparelia

Raju Ruparelia

  • Senior Principal (Hong Kong)

Raju Ruparelia is part of the senior team responsible for emerging markets co-investment and co-underwriting activities and is currently focused on direct investment opportunities in Asia. Since joining Teachers' in 2008, Raju has worked in both the Toronto and London offices and has been involved in a number of Teachers' direct investments, including the acquisitions of EXAL Group, INC Research, Gruppo Coin and Coway. He currently serves as an observer on the board of Coway. Raju joined the Hong Kong office in 2013.

Prior to joining Teachers', Raju worked in investment banking at Credit Suisse in New York, in investments at Cadillac Fairview (Teachers' wholly owned real estate subsidiary) and in the corporate finance group at Deloitte.

Raju holds a BA from Wilfrid Laurier University and an MBA from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.

Fady Abdel-Nour

Fady Abdel-Nour

  • Principal (Hong Kong)

Fady Abdel-Nour joined Teachers' in 2011 as an Investment Analyst in the Long-Term Equities group. He moved to the Teachers' Relationship Investing group in 2012.

Previously, Fady worked in investment banking at Scotia Capital, where he was a member of the mergers and acquisitions group.

Fady holds a BBA from the Schulich School of Business, York University and is a CFA charterholder.

Christian Dunn

Christian Dunn

  • Principal (Hong Kong)

Christian Dunn joined Teachers' Private Capital in 2006 and moved to the Hong Kong office in 2013. He has been involved in the origination, evaluation, execution, and post-investment monitoring and management of numerous fund investments, most recently with a focus on Asia and the emerging markets. He has also been involved in select direct and venture capital investments.  As part of the Asia team, Christian is focused on fund and direct private equity investments in the region.

Christian is a CFA charterholder and graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.

Paul Lee

Paul Lee

  • Senior Investment Associate (Hong Kong)

Paul Lee joined the Teachers' Hong Kong office in 2015 and is focused on direct investment opportunities across Asia.

Before joining Teachers', Paul was an investment professional with FFL, a San Francisco-based mid-market private equity fund, where he worked on originating and executing deals across North America.  Prior to FFL, Paul was an investment banker in the New York and Hong Kong offices of Merrill Lynch.

Paul holds a BA in Economics from Cornell University and an MBA from INSEAD.

Tian Xiao

Tian Xiao

  • Investment Associate (Hong Kong)

Tian Xiao joined Teachers' Relationship Investing Team in Hong Kong in 2014.

Previously, Tian was an analyst in the Carlyle Group's Asia buyout fund, where he focused on private equity investments in the Greater China region. Prior to that, Tian worked in the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley Asia.

Tian holds a combined degree in Law and Commerce from the University of New South Wales.

Jaimie Cheung

Jaimie Cheung

  • Senior Legal Counsel (Hong Kong)

Jaimie Cheung joined Teachers' Hong Kong office in 2013 and provides legal advice in respect of the fund's investments in Asia.

Before joining Teachers', Jaimie worked as a managing associate at Linklaters' London, Shanghai and Hong Kong offices, specialising in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. Jaimie holds a BA (Honours) in economics from Nottingham University and a PGDL in law from Nottingham Law School.

Contact Us

Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Asia) Limited

28/F Alexandra House
18 Chater Road, Central
Hong Kong

Phone: + 852.2230.4500
Fax: + 852.2230.4530
Email us

 

Get directions

 

 

Financial Times on Teachers' approach to investing in Asia.