Winston Cheng was the Former President of International at JD.com responsible for global strategic and business initiatives as well as international investments and M&A. Winston was a member of the Group Investment Committee and on the board of Go Jek (Indonesia), Tiki (Vietnam) and JD Central (Thailand). While at JD.com, Winston led JD’s largest foreign investment ever with a $400mm investment in Farfetch which let to a gain of over $700mm in 15 months. Prior to joining JD.com, Winston was SVP and Head of Global Corporate Finance & Development and Vice Chairman of Investment Committee responsible for the financing, investments and M&A for LeEco Global Group and served on the board of Hong Kong listed TCL Multimedia. Before joining the technology industry, Winston was the Head of Asia Technology, Media and Telecom investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Prior to joining Bank of America Merrill Lynch in September 2013, Winston was Managing Director and Head of Asia Ex-Japan Technology Group and was also Head of Asia ex-Japan Consumer Retail Group in investment banking at Goldman Sachs. Winston worked at Goldman Sachs for 7 years. Prior to that, Winston worked for over 10 years at Citi. Winston began his investment banking career with Salomon Brothers in 1996. He has worked in New York, Palo Alto and Hong Kong during his 20 years in investment banking.
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