Counsel, Allen & Overy
Charles relocated to Allen & Overy’s Brussels office in May 2018 from Beijing, where he had been since 2014. He focuses on advising Chinese companies, in particular State-owned entities, on merger control issues and other regulatory issues (such as foreign investment reviews) arising from their investment abroad. He has also developed a rich experience in counselling multinational companies on merger filings with competition agencies in China and general issues regarding compliance with China’s Anti-Monopoly Law.
Charles’s practice also includes assisting leading Asian, European and U.S. companies in antitrust investigations (cartels and abuses of dominant position) and merger control reviews. He works with clients from a wide range of industries, including technology, pharmaceuticals, automotive and financial services.