LehmanBush is a mid-market merchant banking, private equity, and strategic advisory services organization with a worldwide reach. Co-founded by Neil Mallon Bush (son of former US President # 41 George HW Bush younger brother of former US President # 43 George W Bush) and Edward Lehman, Chair AmChamUS, international lawyer, media-contributor, and long-time-China-hand. LehmanBush advise clients on mergers, acquisitions, private company sales, corporate disposals, capital raises, private equity exits and other strategic and financial transactions and investments.
Headquartered in Hong Kong SAR, we serve a global client base of international corporations, private equity firms, families and significant shareholders with an emphasis on cross-border transactions, primarily between Asia and the Western economies.


We provide industry focused M&A advice in industries including chemicals, industrials, TMT, healthcare, food & consumer, and energy and environment.

LehmanBush is an independent, innovative, and 100% partner owned firm.


LehmanBush offers a range of cross-border and domestic advisory services in China, the United States, the European Union, Africa, Timor-Leste, and other Asian markets.

The directors of LehmanBush have extensive management, investment, and advisory experience. To date, mandates have consisted of leading multinational companies and substantial middle-market enterprises as well as government authorities and non-governmental organizations.

LehmanBush is organized both geographically and by sector.

Our team operates from offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Wuhan, Hong Kong, Macau, the USA, and Timor-Leste.



Financial Services

Creation & Exploitation of

Intellectual Property Portfolios

Auto, Electronics, & Industrial

IT, High-Tech, & Lean Start-ups

Media & Telecommunications

Retail, Leisure, & Real Estate

Natural Resources &

Primary Industry

Chemicals & Health Sciences

Founding Partners


Edward Lehman


Neil Bush