ARIEL XU

Lawyer

Head of Legal China Mainland

  • Passed Chinese bar exam (2011);
  • Judge assistant in Suzhou Municipal Court (2012);
  • Law degree, East China University of Political Science and Law, Shanghai (2014);
  • Qualified as trademark agent in CTMO (Chinese Trademark Office – Beijing);
  • Specialized in Corporate law, IP Law, Labour Law;
  • Over 10 years of experience in international consulting firms;
  • Extensive experience of complex cases involving high valued economic negotiations, mass layoff of employees & company restructuring, dealing with governmental and administrative Chinese authorities;
  • Managerial consultancy, structuring and optimizing HR system under legal (labour contracts, handbook, safety and injury responsibility prevention, organizational chart, etc…) and operational aspects (employees coaching, interviews, award/penalty system structuring, etc…);
  • Expertise in Techincal Standardisation and Certification business field: Chinese Standardisation and related regulation, European CE Certificates, COC Certificates;
  • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Executive Education 1 year program “Management Development Program : Develop Your Managerial Mindset”, Graduated on March 2022
  • Languages: Chinese, English.