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Jeffrey Li

Managing Partner at Tencent Investment


Zhaohui (Jeffrey) Li currently serves as Managing Partner of Tencent Investment and General Manager of Tencent M&A, focusing on Tencent’s investment and M&A efforts in the areas of Social Networking, Gaming and O2O.

Mr. Li is the key driver of Tencent worldwide investments effort in gaming space.  He leads investments or acquisition of many top game developers and platforms such as CJ Games, Riot Games, Douyu TV, and most recently, Supercell.  He designed and implemented Tencent’s O2O investment strategy, facilitating Tencent’s penetration in Social Commerce, Transportation, Real Estate, Education and Healthcare. His investments cases include Zhihu, Renrenche, Homelink (Lianjia), Yuantiku and many others.

Before joining Tencent, Mr. Li was Investment Principal at Bertelsmann Asia Investment, where he invested in BitAuto (NYSE: BITA) and Phoenix New Media (NYSE: FENG). Before that, he worked for Google and Nokia, where he gained substantial experience in the Internet and Mobile arenas.

Mr. Li holds a bachelor’s degree from Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management and an M.B.A. from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.