Managing Director - Capital Markets, US Principal, Gaw Capital USA
Mike Hu is a Managing Director and US Principal at Gaw Capital USA and leads the Capital Markets team in the US. He is based in Los Angeles, the headquarters for Gaw Capital USA, and is responsible for capital formation, co-investments, separate account investments, investor relations and marketing.
Mike joined Gaw Capital in 2011 and was previously a member of Gaw Capital’s acquisitions team based in Hong Kong. In December 2014, he was relocated to Los Angeles to help grow the US business.
Before joining Gaw Capital, Mike was with Tishman Speyer in London and New York, where he was part of their Leadership Development Program. While at Tishman Speyer, he completed rotations in acquisitions, debt financing / restructuring, property and asset management, and design & construction. Prior to Tishman Speyer, Mike was a strategy and operations management consultant focused primarily on the real estate and energy industries.
He received a BA in Economics / International Area Studies with college and Latin honors from UCLA and an MBA from London Business School. He is conversationally fluent in Mandarin Chinese and has extensive experience working in Asia, Europe and the US.