Young W. Yeo, Associate
Young W. Yeo joined Tuatara Capital, L.P. in April 2017 as an Associate on the Investment team. In this role, Mr. Yeo is responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities, analyzing and executing new investments, and assisting with portfolio company monitoring.
Prior to joining Tuatara, Young worked as an Associate at China Momentum Fund, L.P., a $1.1 billion private equity fund managed by Fosun Group, one of China’s largest investment conglomerates. In that role, Young was responsible for analyzing and executing North American private equity investments across a broad spectrum of industries including consumer retail, media & entertainment, hospitality, and food & beverage. Mr. Yeo began his career as a scientist at Carnegie Mellon University, where he conducted research in biochemistry and genetic engineering, and he also worked in pharmaceutical vaccine production at Merck & Co., an international developer, manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceuticals.
Mr. Yeo earned a B.S. in Chemistry from Carnegie Mellon University, where he was on the Dean’s List with High Honors and was one of only two students that graduated with the Carnegie Mellon College of Science Departmental Honors for excellence in scientific research. In his free time, Young enjoys basketball, piano, and travel.