Hongbo Robert Bao's practice is concentrated in the formation and representation of domestic and international venture capital funds, including the representation of issuers and venture funds in public and private financing transactions.
Qiming Venture Partners Closes Fund VIII at $2.5 Billion
July 11, 2022
Cooley advised Qiming Venture Partners, a leading venture capital firm in China, on the closing of its oversubscribed Qiming Venture Partners Fund VIII with $2.5 billion in committed capital. Lawyers Jordan Silber, Jingyi Xu, Qi Wang, Sheryl Dai and Hongbo Robert Bao led the Cooley team advising Qiming Venture Partners.
Lightspeed China Partners Closes Two Funds Totaling $920 Million
December 9, 2021
Cooley advised Lightspeed China Partners on the closing of Lightspeed China Partners V and Lightspeed China Partners Select II at $460 million each, marking the largest fundraising rounds in Lightspeed China Partners’ history. Cooley partners Jordan Silber and Jingyi Xu led the Cooley team advising Lightspeed China Partners on the closings.
IVP Closes $1.8 Billion Fund to Back Later-Stage Growth Companies
May 17, 2021
Cooley advised IVP, a premier later-stage venture capital and growth equity firm, on the closing of its $1.8 billion IVP XVII fund, which brings its total committed capital to $8.7 billion. Partners John Clendenin and John Dado led the Cooley team advising IVP.