Delivering strategic partnerships between the West and China for globally minded businesses
We are a boutique advisory firm with over twenty-five years' experience of forging business partnerships between China and the West.
Our globally minded clients benefit from our experience of successfully building and developing business in both Europe and Mainland China.
We integrate our local knowledge and market insight to provide bespoke services to our clients. With such extensive, trusted relationships we specialise in sourcing capital and local partners for companies seeking rapid and effective entry into the China market.
We also advise Chinese companies on European partnerships and joint venture opportunities.
Elysian Global Partners works across a large range of sectors providing their clients with bespoke solutions to enter the world's most exciting market.
Elysian advises early to growth stage technology enterprises on capital raising of $1-20million USD. We successfully source funds from a range of investors globally, mainly from China and HK. We work closely with strong VC and PE funds, strategic investors and family offices.
Particularly interesting for Elysian are hard tech companies, those with a competitive advantage and pioneering technology in VR and augmented reality, autonomous cars, space, biotech, AI and genomics.
Elysian recognises the revolutionary potential of blockchain, with its ability to bring everyone to the highest degree of accountability. Streamlined, secure contracting and transacting will drive commercial use across a whole range of industries.
ANDERS FORSBERG: CHAIRMAN
Co-founder Anders Nils-Thore Forsberg is a Swedish entrepreneur whose first executive role in China began in the early 90's as senior executive for Chinese real estate developer Wanda. Wanda is today the largest real estate company in China.
Through his multiple decades of business experience, Mr. Forsberg has forged successful and lasting partnerships with some the most influential political and business groups in China as well as Internationally. He has gained distinguished career recognition as a skillful negotiator for both China inbound and outbound business, having brokered and represented numerous Fortune 500 companies and leading industrial and retail brands in China.
With a career spanning over 20 years in China, Anders has successfully closed M&A deals of total market value well exceeding US$5 billion.
Before entering the business world, Anders played professional ice hockey in Sweden.
DANIELLE SILVESTER: CEO
Co-founder Danielle Silvester graduated from the University of Cambridge, and has since enjoyed a successful professional life in the entertainment industry. Her career spans the arts, beginning in TV production at the BBC to managing world class artists and talent in Hollywood. Returning to the West End, London in 2016 to spearhead a leading theatre production companies’ international business development.
During her time in the epicentres of the entertainment industry Danielle has developed an impressive network, especially as part of the operations team at First Access Entertainment - a company backed by Len Blavatnik of Access Industries. During her time there she worked closely with the main talent, including on Zayn Malik's record breaking first solo release, Pillowtalk.
After meeting Anders Forsberg in 2017, Danielle co-founded Elysian Global Partners Limited and as its CEO, oversees all operations and partnerships, with a particular focus on the Entertainment and Education divisions.