Rachel Cao is a certified Chinese lawyer and she heads Andersen Partners’ Chinese Desk together with lawyer Xue Xue.
Rachel specialises in mergers and acquisitions, private equity funds, corporate and business law, including business restructurings, all aspects of company structure and management, and she conducts due diligence in connection with acquisitions, investments and joint ventures.
Rachel has extensive experience with foreign direct investment in China, especially with respect to various government supervision systems and rules, and she also assists in many Chinese investments in Denmark by participating in negotiations and business operation trouble shooting after establishment, a merger or an acquisition.
In addition, Rachel advises on various commercial contracts such as franchise and distribution agreements; she is also involved in ordinary insolvency process, IPR, litigation, employment and international legal matters, in which she has considerable negotiation experience and skills. Rachel has represented Danish, Chinese and international businesses in the biotech, pharmaceutical, clean tech, wind energy, food and fashion design industries, amongst others.