ASCP Opening Shanghai Office

American Securities Capital Partners, a New York-based middle-market private equity firm focused on North America, has opened a new office in < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Shanghai, China. It will be used to support ASCP portfolio companies with sourcing, supply chain optimization and access to Asian markets. The office will have five fulltime employees, and will be led by former GE executive Jun “Jim” Tao.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />