Specialist skills: Structure and legal
Mergers and acquisitions, litigation, insolvency, shareholder and partnership disputes, non-executive director.
Read Law at the London School of Economics. Solicitor in Litigation Department at Norton Rose. At Baker & McKenzie Australia, David qualified as a solicitor and barrister in the Supreme Courts of New South Wales and Victoria and in the High Court of Australia. Solicitor in Clifford Chance's London office. Joined Pitmans in 1992.
Specialist skills: Management and strategy
Mergers and acquisitions, sales and marketing, start-up and turnaround management and negotiation, non-executive director.
Read Economics at university, studied M&A Strategy at Ashbridge Business School. Worked in the media sector and had M&A responsibility for EMAP (FTSE100 company). Experience as CEO and chairman of several global companies. Completed 14 M&A deals in three continents worth €5m-€48m.
Elle Wu Liang
Elle Wu has more than 14 years experience in international sales and marketing. She has experience of working in cross-culture Asian and Western based companies. Elle is specialised in key account management, business development, market analysis and sales with a proven track record of sales achievement. Elle has sound working knowledge of Internet technologies and business solutions.
Elle holds an MBA degree specialized in M&A. She spent her career with both Oracle and Huawei, working and living in Asia and western countries. She has deep understanding of Chinese and Western cultures, as well as business environment.
Mark has been a senior banker in the insurance industry and broader financial institutions for 20 years, primarily at Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse. Mark has held senior roles in the areas of capital raising, asset-liability management, derivatives, M&A and asset management.
Mark is currently a partner at BlueCompass Management Partners LLP. He has an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Before join Daotong Capital, Leo was a senior investment manager at Meridian Capital. He led and finished several investments in sectors like TMT, consumer goods and e-commerce. Leo began his career in KPMG, where he worked in IPO and M&A project as an auditor and consultant.
Leo has a BS in Management and he is a member of CICPA.