Ms. Gao has been serving as CASI’s general counsel since January 2023. Prior to her current position, Ms. Gao was legal director since December 2020. Prior to joining CASI, Ms. Gao served as legal manager in Medtronic Beijing from 2017 to 2020. Earlier, Ms. Gao was a legal counsel of Syngenta Beijing from 2012 to 2017. From 2006 to 2007, and from 2010 to 2012, Ms. Gao served as legal consultant and senior consultant in Caterpillar. Earlier in her career, Ms. Gao worked as a litigation lawyer specializing international business dispute resolution in Commerce & Finance Law Offices from 2008 to 2010. Ms. Gao started her legal career as a legal assistant in Guo & Partners Attorneys At Law from 2005 to 2006. Ms. Gao received her bachelor’s degree in Economic Law from Jilin University and LL.M. degree in International Business Law from the University of Manchester.