Carol joined Gobi in 2016 and is responsible for due diligence auditing, portfolio management and funds' reporting of Gobi's portfolio companies. Prior to Gobi, Carol worked as a senior associate in PwC Beijing for 5 years and obtained her CPA qualifications. At PwC, Carol accumulated extensive experience on statutory financial statement audits and IPO audits in multiple industries, such as agriculture, manufacturing, and TMT. She studied at the China Foreign Affairs University, where she received her Bachelor's Degree and Master's Degree in Economics.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Filippo joined Gobi in 2004 and is the General Partner's CFO, responsible for the financial and accounting aspects of the Fund's investment activities. He also takes the lead in financial due diligence on investment targets. Filippo is a qualified CPA in China and worked at Ernst & Young for five years. He is experienced in the Chinese accounting and taxation systems for both domestic and foreign investment enterprises. Prior to joining Gobi, Filippo conducted regular audits, and led pre-IPO and M&A due diligence efforts in his own accounting practice. Filippo is also a founding member and President of the China Venture Capital Finance Organization (CVCFO), which has over 450 members from the finance departments of over 250 venture capital and private equity GPs in China.
Jennifer joined Gobi in 2015, and is responsible for fund financials and accounting management for both the firm and its portfolio companies. Jennifer has nearly 10 years of experience in both consulting firms and corporations. Prior to Gobi, she worked for Tishman Speyer as an accounting supervisor. She also worked at Deloitte Tohmatsu for more than 4 years, and focused mainly on the TMT and real estate sectors. Jennifer received her Bachelor's Degree of International Accounting from the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology.