Sammuel Zhao is a partner and a member of the managing board of JunHe LLP. He holds an LLB degree and a PhD in economics.

He has over 20 years’ experience in legal practice in China and specialises in M&A related to capital markets, RMB fund formation, and M&A and financing of the real estate industry.

Mr Zhao serves as the vice president of the China REITs Alliance. He acted as the PRC legal counsel for BHG Retail REIT’s listing on the Singapore Exchange.