Dr. Xiaodong Dai is an associate at King & Wood Mallesons Beijing office. He specializes in venture capital, private equity, foreign direct investment and outbound direct investment. He has worked in Legal Department of Goldman Sachs (Asia) L.L.C. as secondee associate. Before joining KWM, he has ever worked in the Strategic Investment Department of Chinese Academy of Sciences Holdings. Co., Ltd. as investment manager.
He received LL.B. degree, LL.M. degree and Ph.D. degree from China University of Political Science and Law, received Juris Doctor degree from University of New South Wales, and received LL.M. degree from Columbia University. Dr. Dai obtained PRC legal professional qualification in 2010, was admitted to Australia New South Wales Supreme Court in 2014, and was admitted to New York Bar Association in 2018. He is a native Mandarin speaker and fluent in English.