Anla Cheng

  • Senior Partner
  • Sino-Century China Private Equity, LLC

Sino-Century is a China Private Equity Fund which pursues an Inbound and Outbound China strategy. The Inbound Strategy focuses on investing in three sectors in the mid cap space: financial information services, sustainable environment and high end manufacturing. The Outbound Strategy is opportunistic.

Prior to joining Sino-Century, Ms. Cheng ran a Family Office of Asian Hedge, PE and Alternative Strategy Fund of Funds. Centenium Fund of Funds invests in alternative funds throughout the Asia Pacific region including Japan, China and India.

Previous to this, she worked at Robert Fleming, New York as SVP and Head of Japan/Taiwan/Korea Institutional Group. She started her career at Goldman Sachs on the GNMA bond desk where she completed her training program. She then moved onto Citigroup, where she started as a Pacific Basin analyst, then later, became an Asian Portfolio Manager investing in over ten countries including Australia. Ms. Cheng has a broad expertise in the area of Asian Investing into various alternative instruments throughout Asia. She bring with her several decades of experience analyzing companies, culling through and finding the best companies for investment.

Ms. Cheng received her MBA from Wharton Graduate School of Business and graduated magna cum laude from the Pratt Institute. She speaks English, Chinese, and Japanese. She is a Trustee of the following Boards: China Institute; Committee 100; Facing History and Ourselves; Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA), and The Nature Conservancy. She is Treasurer and Nominating Chair, Business Committee Chair at China Institute; Head of the China Project at Facing History . Her past Board affiliations include: past Board Chair of ThinkQuest, and former Trustee of The Browning School, The Riverdale Country School and The NY Community Trust. She has received the Legacy Award, 2009 from MOCA for outstanding philanthropy, and the Leader in Philanthropy Award, 2014 from Yue Magazine.