Blake Zhang is a Director in ORIX Corporation USA’s Growth Capital group.
Before joining ORIX Corporation USA, Mr. Zhang led and executed software and tech-enabled services growth buyouts across a variety of technology verticals at Marlin Equity Partners, a global private equity firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California. While at Marlin, Mr. Zhang served as a director or observer on the boards of Exegy, Anexinet, Challenger, Shift, and Skuid.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Zhang worked in investment banking at Qatalyst Partners and Deutsche Bank, where he advised on and executed over $60Bn of M&A transactions. He also previously worked at Paine Schwartz Partners, where he executed private equity investments in the global food chain sector.
Mr. Zhang holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Cornell University.