KC Group is an investment bank founded in 2014 to focus on cross-border activity between China and the West. KC was founded in a partnership between Fang Chu, a native of China, and Grant Kettering, a native of the United States.
KC primarily provides mergers and acquisitions advisory services to both Asian and Western firms seeking to access each other's markets. KC prioritizes buy-side engagements with clients seeking special, high-value targets through private transaction processes.
KC also provides corporate advisory services for firms seeking to access the markets and resources KC touches. Occasionally, KC forms partnerships to pursue cross-border business activities on a principal basis.
KC's principals have investment and operating experience in a wide variety of industries, and focus on financial services, healthcare, media, hospitality, and education.