As a Principal, Hawkins is responsible for long-term success of the investments of Mekong Capital. Hawkins is also accountable for assisting Deal Leaders in all phases of investment, including appraising new investments, creating value during post investments and successfully exiting. Hawkins joined Mekong Capital in January 2018.

Hawkins was previously a Managing Partner at ASEAN Capital where he provided investment banking and transactional advisory services covering consumer retail, healthcare, logistics, and agribusinesses. Prior to founding ASEAN Capital, he was the Head of Advisory for Indochina Capital’s Investment Banking division and formerly the Head of Investor Relations for Indochina Capital’s real estate fund management division. He has completed over US$250 million in M&A and private placements in Vietnam.

He received his B.S. from New York University and his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.