Operations Team

Peter Chiu

Senior Advisor

Peter has been a veteran of the venture capital, private equity and investment banking industry for more than 20 years.  Prior to joining Locust Walk, Peter was the General Manager of Lippo Tsinghua PE Fund, spearheading the joint venture effort between Lippo Group and Tsinghua University’s investment arm.  Prior to this appointment, he served as Deputy General Manager of Lippo Group’s China Investment Team.  He was also a venture partner with Vantage Point’s Greater China VC Fund.

Before returning to Asia, Peter had been involved in fund raising and business development at DFG Investment Advisors.  He was also a member of the restructuring team at American Racing, a portfolio company of Platinum Equity, tasked to reorganize critical business functions such as purchasing, inventory and cash-flow management as Finance Manager.

Peter began his career in equity research with Credit Suisse First Boston and Credit Agricole W.I. Carr, where he earned research accolades from the firms’ top tier clients.  

Peter received his undergraduate degree from University of Southern California in Business Administration and MBA from Pepperdine University.  He lives in Taipei, Taiwan and in his spare time enjoys being a shade tree mechanic, Amateur Maker and weekend surfer.

He is a FINRA registered representative and holds the Series 79 and 63 licenses.