At Citi Ventures, Xiaolei is responsible for sourcing, executing, and managing venture investments in companies at the intersection of technology and financial services. A naturally energetic and curious person, Xiaolei is passionate about supporting entrepreneurs in their journeys to build lasting companies that leverage technology to improve the experiences of the underserved.
Prior to Citi Ventures, Xiaolei was an investor at Corsair Capital, a New York-based private equity firm focused on investing in financial and business services. Xiaolei began his career as an investment banker at Evercore, advising U.S. and international clients across the financial services, media, and technology industries on mergers & acquisitions, capital raises, IPOs, and strategic advisory projects.
Xiaolei graduated from University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics and B.S.E. in Systems Engineering.
Outside of work, Xiaolei enjoys running marathons, traveling to remote locations across the world, and trying different cuisines.
Xiaolei is attending / has attended:
VSVC West 2021