Corporate Private Equity

Asia Buyout

The Carlyle Asia team engages in buyouts, privatizations and strategic minority investments in partnership with experienced management teams throughout Asia, generally excluding Japan.

Carlyle Asia Partners I

Launched in 1999 at $750 million, this fund conducts leveraged buyout transactions in Asia in targeted industries.

Investment Industry Acquired Status
Boto International Holdings Limited

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, Boto International Holdings Limited was a supplier of artificial Christmas trees.

Consumer & Retail Aug 2002 Exited
Caribbean Investment Holdings Limited

Caribbean Investment Holdings Limited sells and administers holding companies incorporated in a variety of worldwide jurisdictions.

Technology & Business Services Aug 2004 Exited
China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co. Ltd. (formerly China Pacific Life Insurance)

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co. Ltd. (formerly China Pacific Life Insurance) was a leading multi-line insurance group.

Financial Services Dec 2005 Exited
KorAm Bank

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, KorAm Bank was the seventh largest national commercial bank in Korea with approximately 226 branch locations and 4,250 full and part-time employees.

Jun 2000 Exited
Mercury Corporation

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, Mercury Corporation was a manufacturer and supplier of telecom equipment in Korea.

Telecom & Media Nov 2000 Exited
Pacific China Holdings

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, Pacific China Holdings Ltd operated a chain of nine department stores in China.

Consumer & Retail May 2001 Exited
Taiwan Broadband Communications

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, Taiwan Broadband Communications was Taiwan's first professionally operated multiple-systems operator and was the third largest cable television MSO in Taiwan.

Telecom & Media Jul 1999 Exited

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, WILLCOM, Inc. was a Japanese provider of wireless data and voice services to corporate and individual customers.

Telecom & Media Oct 2004 Exited

Carlyle Asia Partners II

Launched in 2005 at $1.8 billion, this fund conducts leveraged buyout transactions in Asia in targeted industries.

Investment Industry Acquired Status
Chongqing Polycomp International Corporation

Chongqing Polycomp International Corporation is the third largest China-based manufacturer of high-performance glass fibers for the composite reinforcement and yarns market.

Industrial Jun 2006 Exited
Coates Hire Limited

Coates Hire Limited is the largest general equipment rental company in Australia.

Industrial Jan 2008 Current
Eastern Broadcasting Company

Eastern Broadcasting Company is one of Taiwan’s largest television programmer and channel operators.

Telecom & Media Jul 2006 Current
Housing Development Finance Corporation

Housing Development Finance Corporation is a public company in the financial services sector.

Technology & Business Services Jul 2007 Exited
Hyundai Communications & Network

Hyundai Communications & Network is one of the four largest cable multiple systems operators in Korea.

Telecom & Media Oct 2006 Current
kbro Limited (formerly Eastern Multimedia Company)

kbro Limited (formerly Eastern Multimedia Company) is one of the two largest cable multiple systems operators in Taiwan.

Telecom & Media Jul 2006 Exited
NXP Semiconductor N.V.

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Technology & Business Services Dec 2006 Current
Yangzhou Chengde Steel Tube Co. Ltd.

During the period of Carlyle's ownership, Yangzhou Chengde Steel Tube Co. Ltd. was a manufacturer of large diameter seamless steel pipes.

Industrial Mar 2007 Exited
Yuanta Financial Holdings

Yuanta Financial Holdings is a mid-sized commercial bank in Taiwan.

Financial Services Oct 2007 Current
Zhejiang New Century Hotel Investment & Management Group Limited

Zhejiang New Century Hotel Investment & Management Group Limited is a leading hotel operator and the largest privately owned hotel operator in China.

Consumer & Retail Nov 2007 Current

Carlyle Asia Partners III

Launched in 2007 at $2.55 billion, this fund conducts leveraged buyout transactions in Asia in targeted industries.

Investment Industry Acquired Status
7 Days Group Holdings Limited

The second largest budget hotel chain in China.



Consumer & Retail Jul 2013 Exited
China Fishery Group Limited

China Fishery Group Limited is a global industrial fishing company focused on the harvesting, processing and distribution of three major fish species: Pollock, Peruvian Anchovy (for fishmeal and fish oil) and Jack Mackerel.

Consumer & Retail Jul 2010 Current
CP Pokphand Co. Ltd

CP Pokphand Co. Ltd. is the second largest livestock feed producer in China.

Industrial Jul 2010 Exited
Crystal Orange Hotel Holdings Limited

Lease-and-operate mid-market hotel chain.


Consumer & Retail Jun 2012 Current
Focus Media

A multi-platform out-of-home advertisement display company.



Telecom & Media May 2013 Current
Global Health Private Limited

A leading hospital in the National Capital Region of Delhi providing specialty care in Cardiology, Neurology, Gastro, Liver Transplant, and Orthopedics.


Healthcare Dec 2013 Current
Greater China Intermodal Investments LLC

The joint venture focuses on bringing together Chinese shipbuilders, lenders and state-owned companies to support China's desire to increase the amount of cargo it controls.

Transportation Aug 2011 Current
Haier Electronics Group

Haier is a leading consumer electronics company based in Hong Kong.

Consumer & Retail Aug 2011 Exited
Healthscope Limited

Healthscope Limited is the second largest private hospital provider in Australia.

Healthcare Oct 2010 Exited
India Infoline Ltd.

IIFL offers advice and execution platform for the entire range of financial services covering products ranging from Equities and derivatives, Commodities, Wealth management, Asset management, Insurance, Fixed deposits, Loans, Investment Banking, GoI bonds and other small savings instruments.

Financial Services May 2011 Exited
Jiangsu Sinorgchem Technology Co., Ltd.

Jiangsu Sinorgchem Technology Co., Ltd. is China's largest producer of para-phenylenediames, which is a key rubber chemical additive.

Industrial Jun 2008 Exited
Natural Beauty Bio-Technology Limited

Natural Beauty Bio-Technology Limited is one of Greater China’s largest skin care product and beauty spa service providers with the bulk of its operations carried out via franchised beauty spas in the PRC and Taiwan.

Consumer & Retail Oct 2009 Exited
Yashili International Holdings Limited

Yashili International Holdings Limited is one of China’s largest infant formula companies.

Consumer & Retail Aug 2009 Exited

Carlyle Asia Partners IV

Investment Industry Acquired Status
Metropolis Healthcare Limited

Metropolis Healthcare Limited operates a chain of diagnostic centers and laboratories.

Healthcare Sep 2015 Current

SouFun Holdings Limited operates a real estate Internet portal, and home furnishing and improvement Websites in the People’s Republic of China.

Technology & Business Services Sep 2015 Current
Tongyi Lubricant

Independent lubricant manufacturer in China.

Industrial Oct 2015 Current
Zhongmei Healthcare Group

A leading private hospital group in China. 

Healthcare Jan 2016 Current
MicroPort Scientific Corporation

MicroPort Scientific Corporation, an investment holding company, develops, manufactures, exports, and sells interventional medical devices worldwide.

Healthcare Jan 2016 Current
Greencross Limited

Greencross Limited provides veterinary services.

Consumer & Retail Jan 2016 Current
ADT CAPS Co., Ltd.

ADT Caps is one of the leading advanced security monitoring and dispatch service providers in South Korea.

Consumer & Retail May 2014 Current
Asia Satellite Telecom Holdings

Asia Satellite Telecom Holdings is a leading satellite operator in Asia.

Telecom & Media May 2015 Current is a prominent operator of online & mobile-based classifieds.

Technology & Business Services Aug 2014 Exited
PNB Housing Finance Limited

PNB Housing Finance Ltd. offers loans for purchase and construction of property, flat, houses, and apartments to resident Indians and NRIs.

Financial Services Feb 2015 Current
Shanghai ANE Juchuang Supply Chain Management Co., Ltd

A prominent less-than-truckload operator in China.

Transportation Jul 2015 Current

Carlyle Beijing Partners Fund

Investment Industry Acquired Status
Meinian Onehealth Healthcare (Group) Co., Ltd.

Meinian Onehealth Healthcare (Group) Co., Ltd provides general medical examinations, disease screening and services such as doctor referrals and traditional Chinese preventive health services.

Healthcare Jul 2012 Current
Haier Bio-Medical and Laboratory Products Co., Ltd.

Haier Bio-Medical and Laboratory Co., Ltd. engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of laboratory equipment that enable scientific researchers to perform research projects and produce pharmaceutical products.

Healthcare Aug 2014 Current
Beijing Ubox Technology & Trade Co., Ltd.

Beijing Ubox Technology & Trade Co., Ltd. manufactures vending machines and owns a national vending machine network in China.

Consumer & Retail Jul 2015 Current