LionRock Capital is a single family office founded in 2009 by Hari Kumar. Prior to launching LionRock, Hari was a Founding Partner and led the Asian operations of TPG-Axon Capital which was a global fundamental equity investment fund launched in 2004. Prior to co-founding TPG-Axon, Hari led the Asian business of Goldman Sachs’ Principal Strategies division that invested the bank’s balance sheet across Asia-Pacific. LionRock is headquartered in Singapore with a presence in Oxford, UK.
LionRock seeks to compound its capital base by investing in the highest quality franchises, management teams and funds that have created or are pursuing large and structural growth opportunities. LionRock’s portfolio is invested globally and comprises direct investments in public markets, direct investments in over 25 private businesses and investments in over 20 externally managed funds. LionRock believes a long term orientation is key to compounding capital, and accordingly, each investment is made with the intention of holding for multiple years.
LionRock is committed to improving the lives of low socioeconomic households and individuals. To date, LionRock has focussed on foundation work and impact investments that improve the accessibility and quality of education and healthcare in emerging markets in Asia. The real world manifestation of LionRock’s commitment is sponsorship of charities, funding of enterprises catering to underserved populations and supporting universities and high schools that contribute positively to their communities. LionRock is proud of the hard work of all of its partners and strives to contribute further to their future successes.