Henry Zhang – Founding Partner
Henry is the Founding Partner of Morningside Capital Management. He has a deep and successful track record in private equity secondaries investing, having deployed $4.2 billion across 16 transactions. Prior to establishing Morningside, Henry was an original member of CPP Investment Board’s secondaries program where, from 2008 to 2013, he contributed significantly to the build-out of one of the largest secondaries programs globally. Henry’s role spanned all aspects of the investment process, including investment sourcing, structuring, execution and monitoring. In addition, he represented CPP Investment Board in numerous fund relationships through his capacity as limited partner advisory board member.
Prior to joining CPP Investment Board, Henry worked at RBC Capital Markets. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree with High Distinction from the University of Toronto.
Tori Buffery – Partner
Tori is a Partner at Morningside Capital Management. Prior to joining Morningside in January 2016, Tori worked in the Funds, Secondaries and Co-Investments team at the CPP Investment Board in Toronto and London. While at CPPIB, she gained extensive experience in private equity, investing $5.3 billion in the asset class including $1 billion in principal secondaries. Her experience spans North America, Europe and Asia in the mid, large and mega markets. In addition to investment execution, Tori was active in sourcing new opportunities and closely monitoring investments through her role as limited partner advisor board member. Tori also served as a member of the Institutional Limited Partners Association’s Education Committee.
Prior to joining CPP Investment Board, Tori worked at BMO Capital Markets. She holds an Honours Bachelor of Business and Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University.