Junyi Zhang

    Managing Partner

    Mr. Zhang Junyi has 15 years of investment and management consulting experience within the automotive industry.

    A member of the investment committee, he currently is a partner of NIO Capital as well as managing the fund's daily operations.
    Mr. Zhang currently is an adviser to many government think-tanks such as the State-Owned Enterprise Electric Vehicle Industry Alliance, the Investment Promotion Bureau of the Ministry of Commerce and the China Transportation Association Ridesharing Branch. He is a part-time professor of both Tongji University and Fudan University and a member of the teaching steering committee in the School of Automotive Studies at Tongji University.

    Prior to joining NIO Capital, he was global partner and head of the automotive industry at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. There he led many vehicle companies and auto parts suppliers create innovative products through technology and engineering, including electric vehicles, investor support and other functions. He well connected with many state-owned enterprises, multinational corporations and public companies within Greater China.

    Mr. Zhang has extensive consulting experience in corporate strategy formulation, organizational change, R & D, marketing and operations. He has assisted various industry investors and PEs complete over 50 cross-border and local M&A transactions and investment cases in automotive, including the well-known Harman, HERE Maps, Nedschroef, KSS, ASIMCO. Daimler BYD joint venture, Zcrubber, eTrust Power, Guazi, UCAR, car2go, NIO Automobile and many others.

    Mr. Zhang has a master’s in Vehicle Engineering and a bachelor of Engineering from the School of Automotive Studies at Tongji University. He also has a minor in Economics from Fudan University with outstanding results.