Dorothy Cai is a Director based in Shanghai. Since Joining BDA in 2010, she has advised both private equity and corporate clients on transactions across consumer, F&B, advanced industrial, and chemical sectors.
Before joining BDA, she worked for the equity research team of China International Capital Corporation (CICC). Prior to that, Ms. Cai worked in Assurance and Advisory Business Service Department of Ernst & Young, where she provided auditing and internal control evaluation services to both MNCs and SOEs. Ms. Cai holds a MBA from China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) and a Bachelor degree in Economics from Peking University. She is fluent in Mandarin and English.
Series A capital raise
Divested majority stake in STS Group to Adler Pelzer Group
Divested controlling stake to Grass Green Group
Investcorp invested up to $250m in China Everbright New Economy Fund
Divested Gourmet Noodle House to GreenTree Inns
Acquired 75% of Zhejiang Maximal Forklift Truck, China
Acquired Chinese food ingredients company, Tianning Flavours
Divested King Koil China to Advent International
Acquired Adval Tech Medical (Suzhou) and Omni Manufacturing (Mexico)
Acquired Changzhou Pulanna Coating Co Ltd
Divested KDM to Superior Capital Partners / Nelson-Miller