Mr. Gao leads our China M&A and regulatory policy coverage. Prior to joining The Capitol Forum, he spent five years at MLex, where he opened the China office and led the antitrust and merger reporting. He has over ten years’ reporting experience at the Financial Times, Dow Jones Newswires/Wall Street Journal and Mergermarket, where he specialized in regulatory, financial and competition issues. He holds a Master’s degree at Shantou University and previously covered the 2008 U.S. Presidential election campaign.