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  • Sherry Li
  • Lin Li
  • Leona Li
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Sherry Li
C-Star Founder & CEO

Sherry has over 10 years of real estate experience and has served in various roles for several leading players including private equity, sovereign fund, REITs, and investment banking. She has executed and managed over $10bn of real estate assets. Prior to founding C-star, Sherry was a Director of Fosun Group and a core member of M & A team. During her tenure with Fosun, she successfully closed the acquisition of Everest Healthcare Properties, an asset management platform in real estate.

Ms.Li received her master’s degree concentrated in Real Estate from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She also holds dual bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Urban Planning from Peking University.

Lin Li
Business Development Manager

Lin is Business Development Manager at C-Star SFR Advisors.

Prior to joining C-Star, she was business development manager at a Real estate investment and financing platform in New York, where she helped the company build and maintain investor relationships in the US and China.

She worked in the corporate finance department of Stan Johnson Company in the United States, where she was responsible for assisting enterprises/REITs to analyze and evaluate commercial real estate such as warehouse, retail and healthcare sale-leasback projects. The total analysis project size reaches $90 million.

She worked at China Development Bank’s China-Africa Development Fund, where she analyzed investment projects in hotels and affordable housing in Africa.

Ms. Li holds a B.A. degree in Financial Engineering from Central University of Finance and Economics and a master’s degree in Real Estate Finance and Investment from New York University.

Leona Li
Executive Assistant / Investment and Research Associate

Leona Li is Executive Assistant / Investment and Research Associate of C-Star SFR. Ms. Li is responsible for C-Star’s market research, underwriting, property management, and investor relations.

Prior to joining C-Star, Ms. Li was a Vice Trading Manager at Shanghai Elegant Investment, a Shanghai-based mutual fund with 4 billion RMB in AUM. At Elegant investment, Ms. Li led transaction execution for 7 equity fund products with a total AUM of 550 million RMB.

Ms. Li earned a Master of Finance degree from State University of New York at Buffalo and a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Donghua University. Ms. Li passed all three levels of CFA.