Philip Yau is a Managing Director of GI Partners. His responsibilities include managing strategic relationships to drive origination, overseeing the investor relations team and co-investment efforts and developing new business initiatives. Prior to joining GI Partners, Mr. Yau spent over 24 years in investment banking. Most recently, he spent 12 years in the UBS Private Funds Group, where he advised numerous private equity firms including GI Partners and where he served in several leadership roles including as co-head of the Group's North America team.


  • M.B.A. from Northwestern University
  • B.A. from Princeton University