Jamie Paton

Senior Advisor

Career Background

  • 30 years of investment experience across the UK and Asia
  • Set up Asia operations for 3 leading private equity groups - 3i, Candover and First Reserve
  • Wide Corporate and Financial network across Asia and Europe
  • Currently advising a range of firms and corporates in different sectors including energy, infrastructure and consumer
  • Past Chairman of the Hong Kong Venture Capital Association

Work Experience

  • Current: Advisor to various firms and corporates
  • 2011-2015: First Reserve Asia, Managing Director
  • 2009-2010: AEA Investors, Consultant
  • 2008-2009: Candover Asia, Managing Director and Head of India
  • 2000-2007: 3i Growth Capital, Managing Director and Head of North Asia
  • 1987-2000: 3i Liverpool, Managing Director
  • 1983-1987: KPMG Scotland, Accountant

Education

  • 1986: Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland
  • 1983: Diploma in Accounting, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland
  • 1982: BSc, Civil Engineering, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland