Fangda Partners has hired M&A and private equity expert Wei Fang as partner in its Beijing’s office. Before joining the firm, Fang has practiced in a leading PRC firm, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Shearman & Sterling and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett for over 13 years.

Fang specialises in complex cross-border M&A matters, private equity investments and securities offerings. He has a track record of advising private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds, foreign government agencies, financial agencies on legal matters in relation to M&A, minority investment, joint venture, and securities issuance.