Blackstone Advisory Partners LP
Shaun Lim is a Managing Director in Blackstone Advisory Partners LP. He is based in Hong Kong.
Before joining Blackstone in 2012, Mr. Lim spent over 10 years in Merrill Lynch and Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Asia Financial Institutions Group both in Hong Kong and Singapore, where he was most recently Head of China Financial Institutions. Mr. Lim also spent two years as a Vice President with ABN AMRO's private equity team in Hong Kong, focusing on financial institutions investments in Asia.
Mr. Lim played a role in advising clients on some of the largest M&A transactions in the region, including China Cinda Asset Management Co’s strategic sale, the Carlyle Group’s investment in China Pacific Insurance Group, the privatization of Ming An Holdings by China Taiping Insurance Group, United Overseas Bank’s acquisition of Overseas Union Bank, and DBS’ acquisition of Dao Heng Bank. Mr. Lim also worked on several capital markets transactions including the IPOs of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, CITIC Securities and New China Life Insurance Co.
Mr. Lim graduated from the London School of Economics and Political Science, with a Bachelor of Science in Economics (First Class Honors).