Co-CEO and Co-Founder,
Michael Chu is the Global Co-CEO of L CATTERTON, a firm he co-founded in 1989. L CATTERTON is the largest consumer-focused private equity firm in the world operating through seven distinct fund platforms, with a presence in 17 markets across five continents. With this reach, L CATTERTON covers close to 90% of the global GDP.
The firm has over 50 global partners and over 250 total employees, supporting over $15 billion in $AUM. L CATTERTON operates through its flagship mid-market buyout fund, a small cap US-focused Growth fund, a pan-Latin American fund, a pan- European fund, a pan-Asian fund, and a global Real Estate fund.
Since its inception, L CATTERTON has focused exclusively on providing growth equity to well-positioned middle-market consumer firms who operate in attractive and targeted categories of interest. L CATTERTON has completed over 175 investments since its inception.
He will be speaking on the panel Strategies for the Future, where he will offer his insights on where U.S.-China relations can lead.