Rongjing Zhao is a partner in the Shanghai office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. She focuses her practice on the representation of public and private companies, as well as private equity firms, in a variety of complex cross-border transactions, including private placement and pre-IPO financing, mergers and acquisitions (inbound and outbound), leveraged buyouts and joint ventures. Her experience also includes advising private equity firms and institutional investors in the formation, governance and acquisition of investment funds.