Victor Zhikai GAO is Chair Professor of Soochow University; Chairman of China Energy Security Institute; and Vice President of CCG. Victor Gao has extensive experience in government, diplomacy, securities regulation, legal, investment banking, PE, corporate management and media.

Victor was Deng Xiaoping’s English interpreter in the 1980s and served as the China Policy Advisor at the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission in 1999 and 2000.