Gary was born and educated in the United States, graduating with honors from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School and the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. He is qualified as a solicitor in Hong Kong and licensed to practice law in New York and Hawaii. Gary was previously with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom in New York and Blank Rome in Hong Kong and Chief Legal Counsel in Asia for a Fortune 100 company.
Gary has broad based experience in the corporate and commercial area, focused on cross-border transactions, investments, joint ventures, licensing and distribution arrangements for multinationals, funds and individuals. He has worked extensively in the chemicals and energy areas, establishing and restructuring companies, joint ventures and operations throughout Asia and the Middle East. In advising clients, he seeks practical risk-assessed solutions.
Gary is committed to the arts and charitable causes and is Chairman of the non-profit Asian Fund for Cancer Research.