- Chief Executive Officer, Singapore; Member of the Global Executive Board, Partners Group, Singapore
Kevin Lu is the CEO of Partners Group (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. and a member of Partners Group's Global Executive Board. Partners Group, a global private equity firm, manages $47 billion of assets on behalf of 600 institutional investors as of December 31, 2014. He is also a Distinguished Fellow on Infrastructure Investing at INSEAD, associated with its Global Private Equity Initiative. Before joining Partners Group, he held senior positions at the World Bank Group, including as the CFO, Asia Pacific Regional Director and Member of Senior Management Team of the Bank Group's Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency. He was previously associated with CSFB and Global Risk Advisors, both in New York. He represents Partners Group on the Advisory Council for the World Bank's Global Infrastructure Facility (GIF). He is a member of several other international advisory groups including the Emerging Markets Advisory Council of the Institute of International Finance (IIF), MBA Advisory Council of Nanyan Technology University, World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on China and Global Strategic Infrastructure Initiative. He is co-editor and author of a book "Investing with Confidence: Understanding Political Risk Management in the 21st Century", wrote a column for Wall Street Journal Online, and has published in Foreign Policy, Washington Post and Project Syndicate. He was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2010 and a Future Leader by IIF in 2014.