the firm

12+Years In business

Our History

Founded in 2008, Eastgate Securities LLC is a boutique investment bank that focuses on small-cap and lowers mid-market companies providing underwritingservice including primary and secondary offerings, underwriting for up-listings, private placements, and advisory services.

From seed to IPO, debts, or equity, we value long-term relationships that enable growth through sector expertise. Our team is dedicated to providing trusted strategic advice and corporate financing solutions to companies globally, in a range of industries, including, to name a few, Healthcare, Technology, Agriculture and Food aviation, Energy and mining, Real Estate, and CPG.

Solid Relationships.


Mr. Yao has more than 20 years of professional experiences in advising business institutions, particularly on their investment, finance, risk management, and business operation. He is proficient in financial modeling and analysis with in-depth knowledge of global economic and capital market, financial securities, financial regulation, accounting, and investment operation. He is a CFA charter holder, a Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst, and Fellow of Casualty Actuary Society. 

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