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A small network of Silicon Valley lawyers and venture capitalists makes big China deals happen

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
onnie Chan, a partner at the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, the lawyer and investor Carmen Chang, and Shoucheng Zhang — a physicist from Stanford who leads Danhua Capital — are among those who help American tech companies connect with Chinese investors and the nation's tricky market.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.

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