Pondmoon Capital, formerly known as JD Capital USA, is an investment manager with deep roots in Asia. The company primarily focuses on investments in real estate development across major metropolitan areas in the US, including New York City, Washington DC, Dallas, Chicago, Minneapolis, Irvine, and San Francisco.
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Master of Finance, Tsinghua University /Indiana University
Previously served as ICBC Headquarter strategic investment department Vice General Manager
Established ICBC USA Real Estate finance team
Former Capital One Financial Corporation Senior Director
Deputy General Manager
Ph. D., Finance, Tsinghua University/Bachelor in Finance Research, Peking University
Previously served as Prudential Life Insurance investment department Vice General Manager, People’s Bank of China vice president
Rich experience and deep industry understanding in investment, overseas business, and insurance business
Ph.D., Finance, department of economics, Stanford University
Member of AFA, American Finance Association
Former Principal of Cornerstone Research, a leading financial and economic consulting firm in the United States
Areas of expertise: securities research and investment, real estate market finance, private equity, and hedge funds
She has published frontier papers in finance in the Journal of Financial Economics, the top financial journal in the United States.
B.S., Finance & Marketing, New York University Stern School of Business
Series 65 – Investment Advisors Examination by Finra
9 years of real estate investment Experience in development & acquisition analysis and financial underwriting
Facilitate Deal Sourcing and International Capital Raising
PhD., Finance, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, 2002
Chong Khoon of Real Estate and Professor of Finance, Columbia Business School, Columbia University
Associate Editor the Journal of Finance and was an Editor in the Finance area the Management Science
Research Interests: Real estate finance and investment, housing & mortgage choice, Private equity investment and valuation, Asset pricing and macroeconomic implications of financial frictions etc.
STEVEN ROCKEFELLER III
Investor Relations Officer
Currently serves as Director of Business Development for Zammo, a conversational AI company.
Spent four years working on Brokerage Services at Cushman & Wakefield, one of the world's largest privately held full services real estate firms.
Founder and Managing Partner of Arete Development Partners.
Participated in a family fund that focused on development in The People's Republic of China.