There’s a saying in Chinese: when you get lost, just look for the North Star, keep going north, and you’ll find the direction you seek. Meaning “north” in Chinese, BEI (pronounced bay) speaks to our Beijing origins and our direction forward, while our tree ring logo speaks to our shared journey of growth.
BEI San Francisco is a part of the BEI Capital family, and includes a sister hotel in Beijing. BEI Capital is an Asian-based global real estate and alternative investment company headquartered in Hong Kong. Originally from Hong Kong, BEI founder Collin Lau served for four years as the global head of real estate at Chinese Investment Corp (CIC), a $810B Chinese Sovereign Wealth fund, before creating BEI Capital with the goal to do life better, together.