Irene Liu

Industry experience:Country:People's Republic of ChinaOffice:Hong KongJoined Apax:


Irene Liu 

Experience and qualifications

Irene Liu is a Principal in the Retail & Consumer team. She joined Apax Partners in 2009 and is based in China. Irene has participated in a number of key deals, including SouFun, Tommy Hilfiger China, Huarong and SoYoung International Inc.

Prior to joining Apax Partners, Irene was a member of Morgan Stanley's Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructuring Group in Hong Kong, where she advised clients on Asian M&A and financing transactions. Prior to that, she was a consultant at McKinsey & Company in US and China.

Irene holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MSc in Finance and Economics from London School of Economics, and a Bachelor of Arts in International Economics from Fudan University.


Investments include:


SouFun is the leading online real estate website in China, allowing the highly cost effective marketing of new developments and existing ...

Tommy Hilfiger Corporation

Apparel retail company and one of the world's leading lifestyle brands

Golden Jaguar

High-end, buffet format restaurant chain in China


The largest online marketplace for aesthetic medical treatments in China

Current directorships

Golden Jaguar

High-end, buffet format restaurant chain in China

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