Secretary of the Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Roger Marshall is Managing Director of Persimmon Capital Limited, an investment management and advisory firm that he founded in 1999 specialising in private equity and venture capital.
Roger has been involved in private equity industry affairs for the last 10 years. He was Chairman and President of the Hong Kong Venture Capital & Private Equity Association. He is involved in developing early stage funding as a Founder and Director of the Hong Kong Business Angel Network. He is also a Director of the Young Entrepreneurs Development Council.
Roger is an active investor in his area of focus – principally asset based businesses in food service and processing and leisure. He is an executive director of Bakkavör China following its purchase of Creative Food Group, a supplier of fresh cut produce and foods to the food service industry in China where Roger was an investor. He is also a director 0f Zhuge Liang Investments Limited, an investment vehicle in food concepts and food manufacturing.
He is an independent non-executive director of Shanghai Dajiang Stock (Group) Co. Limited, the Shanghai-listed meat processor. He sits on the investment committee of a prominent shipping family in Hong Kong.
Roger has been based in Hong Kong since 1992. He was Managing Director of ABN AMRO Capital in Asia, the private equity investment management affiliate of ABN AMRO Bank from 1999 t0 2009.