Peter Schloss, is one of the pioneers of satellite television in Asia and award winning corporate lawyer and media and entertainment executive in China. A founding member of the senior management team of STAR TV, he specializes in digital media and entertainment financing and investment, as well as legal and corporate governance issues. In 2006 and 2007 he was named by Asia Law and Business as one of the top in-house lawyers in China and one of the top in-house lawyers in Asia. He was also named one of the ALB Hot 100 Lawyers in Asia in 2006.
He is Managing Director and Managing Partner of CastleHill Partners LLC. He is also a partner and member of the investment committee of the Phoenix TV Media Fund L.P., as well as an independent director and head of the Audit Committee of both YY Inc. (Nasdaq: YY) and Giant Interactive (NYSE: GA).
He was previously general counsel and a member of the start-up team of Star TV as well as chief financial officer of NASDAQ/Hong Kong listed Tom Online and general counsel of IBM China.
Mr. Schloss is a member of the editorial board of the China Business Law Journal. He is a frequent commentator on China intellectual property and cross-border investment issues and is recognized as an authority on corporate governance, especially as it relates to Chinese companies listed on capital markets in the United States.
In his spare time, Mr. Schloss plays banjo in the popular Alt-Country band, The Randy Abel Stable.
He has lived and worked in Beijing and Hong Kong since 1985. He is based in Beijing.