Mr. Zhang has more than ten years of work experience in the formation, operation, project investment and management of domestic and offshore private investment funds. He is one of the first group of PRC lawyers who started to practice in this area in China. He has represented many well-known Chinese and foreign clients (including VC/PE funds, insurance companies, banks, listed companies, fund of funds, stated owned companies, etc.) in forming a large number of private investment funds with various types and relevant management entities, also represented such funds’ equity investment in private companies with different onshore and offshore structures.
Mr. Zhang joined Han Kun at the beginning of 2005. Prior to joining Han Kun, he worked at the Ministry of Commerce of China (MOFCOM) for nearly one year. During the period from November 2010 to June 2011, Mr. Zhang worked at a U.S. law firm in New York City. Since 2014, he has been engaged by the Science and Technology Talents Center of the
Ministry of Science and Technology of China (MOST) as an investment and financing training consultant for national science and technology innovation talents. In July 2015, he was selected as one of the “2015 ALB Top 15 Rising Lawyers in China by Asia Legal Business (a well-known publication in the Asia-Pacific). In 2016 and 2019, he was selected as one of the leading lawyers in China in the fund formation area by
Chambers and Partners