Shenzhen Capital Group ("SCGC") was established in 1999 by the Shenzhen Municipal People's Government and commercial shareholders. Our mission is to discover and empower extraordinary companies, and we strive to nurture innovation and facilitate value creation. With registered capital of 10 billion CNY and AUM of 465.8 billion CNY, SCGC has developed into a leading investment group focusing on VC/PE with a comprehensive range of investment capabilities.
SCGC currently manages 179 PE funds, 16 FoFs and 20 specialized funds (such as real estate funds and PIPE funds). SCGC also established Hotland Innovation Asset Management Co., Ltd., China's first mutual fund management company owned by a VC firm. While focusing on venture capital business, we seek to expand and diversify our investment capabilities both at home and abroad.
We primarily invest in small and medium-sized enterprises ("SMEs") including start-ups, growing and mature stages. We focus on high-tech SMEs and high-potential SMEs from emerging industries such as Information Technology, Internet, Bio-Tech/Healthcare, New Energy/Clean Technology, New Materials, Advanced Manufacture, Consumer Goods/Modern Services. With the philosophy of "30% by investment and 70% by services" in mind, we facilitate the rapid growth of our portfolio companies by leveraging our resource and expertise in capital market, legal and compliance, business strategy and etc.
As of 30 Sep. 2023, SCGC has invested 99.5 billion CNY into 1726 projects, of which 261 portfolio companies went public in 17 capital markets worldwide. SCGC remains its leading position among VC firms in China in terms of both the total number of companies invested and the total number of portfolio companies listed.
With consistent outstanding performance, SCGC was ranked as one of the top VCs in China for consecutive years by prestigious third-parties such as China Venture Capital Association, Zero2IPO Group and ChinaVenture. From 2016 to 2022, SCGC was named as Top 1 Local VC Firm by Zero2IPO Group in the Annual Rankings of China Venture Capital.
Discover and Empower Extraordinary Companies
To become a world-leading comprehensive investment group with venture capital as its core business