Michael is a Consultant to Clyde & Co Westlink JLV. He has been working across Greater China for 25 years and acts for a wide range of clients including multinationals, private Chinese companies as well as large Chinese state-owned enterprises in various practice areas including logistics, distribution and supply chain structures; tax; customs; trade and transportation. He advises clients on joint ventures, corporate financing and mergers and acquisitions including corporate reorganisations and merger controls.
His key industry sectors include insurance where he advises companies on complex transactional and portfolio transfer arrangements; healthcare where he advises clients on supply chain structures and management; resources where he handles transactions concerning exploration and mining arrangements and finance where he deals with RMB corporate financing matters particularly RMB-denominated debt securities.
Michael has been named as one of China's top 100 lawyers by China Business Law Journal 2016.
Michael previously worked as a Shanghai-based partner for an international law firm and was also group general counsel of a major listed international insurance company prior to joining Clyde & Co.
Michael is proficient in both spoken and written Mandarin and English.