Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer
Victor joined PFG in 2020, bringing extensive private equity and asset management operational experience to the team. He leads the Finance team, responsible for operations and reporting, compliance, as well as the administrative functions of PFG. Prior to PFG, Victor worked at a large private equity firm in their Oakland office, primarily responsible for their general partnership financial accounting and reporting. Victor also worked at Asia Alternatives, an Asia focused private equity fund of funds for more than 8 years, first as Financial Controller and later as the Director of Finance.
Victor began his career in public accounting at Ernst & Young in San Francisco, working in both San Francisco and Hong Kong offices. Victor left Ernst & Young as a Senior Manager in the Assurance Practice of the Financial Services Office, where he focused on serving private equity, venture capital and hedge funds.
Victor holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Victor speaks three Chinese dialects, but perhaps more impressively, he taught his 4-yr old daughter how to ride a bike in 30 minutes.
“This team is just plain easy and exciting to work with, day in and day out.”
SVB is a leading American bank providing products, services and strategic advice for businesses at every stage. They operate as a go-to commercial bank for start-ups and established corporations, offering venture funding, private banking & wealth advising. SVB is the largest lender to technology companies globally.
SVB has built its reputation as the financial partner of the innovation economy – helping individuals, investors and the world’s most innovative companies achieve extraordinary outcomes.
PFG and SVB have maintained an official strategic partnership since the late 1980’s. We have collaborated together as co-lenders and extended each other's ability to reach new markets and provide deeper capital to high-growth companies.
PFG and SVB have provided growth debt across the U.S. & Canada, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Latin America, where we co-manage a Venture Debt Latin America Growth Lending Fund.
IFC — a member of the World Bank Group — is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. IFC works in more than 100 countries, using its capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity.
PFG and IFC are strategic partners where we extend IFC’s direct venture and VC funding, collaborating on fintech and tech lending across global growth markets.
Aims to be the partner of choice for the private sector in Latin America and the Caribbean. They finance projects to advance clean energy, modernize agriculture, strengthen transportation systems and expand access to financing.
IDB Invest, a member of the IDB Group, is a multilateral development bank committed to promoting the economic development of its member countries in Latin America and the Caribbean through the private sector. IDB Invest finances sustainable companies and projects to achieve financial results and maximize economic, social, and environmental development in the region. With a portfolio of $16.3 billion in asset management and 347 clients in 25 countries, IDB Invest provides innovative financial solutions and advisory services that meet the needs of its clients in a variety of industries.
PFG leads a joint venture with IDB Invest that provides debt capital to emerging innovative tech companies across the region via our Latin America Growth Lending Fund. The initiative brings investment expertise into LAC from top notch global players in this field.