29 Sept 2014 News

Dr. Wei Tan, Leading Chinese Competition Expert, Joins Compass Lexecon

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Compass Lexecon is pleased to announce that Dr. Wei Tan, an expert in Chinese competition matters, has joined the firm and will work in our Washington, DC office, as well as from Beijing. Dr. Tan has prepared expert reports on behalf of, and presented his research to, several Chinese antitrust enforcement agencies in various industries. He has led economic analyses and assisted in the preparation of expert reports and testimony in Chinese Court.

Dr. Tan was previously the Chair of the Economics Department at Hanqing Advanced Institute of Economics and Finance at Renmin University of China. His areas of expertise include industrial organization and applied econometrics.

Jon Orszag, a Senior Managing Director of Compass Lexecon, said, "More and more global competition matters are before the Chinese antitrust agencies. Adding Wei Tan to our roster of antitrust experts strengthens Compass Lexecon's ability to serve our clients on a global basis. We are thrilled to welcome him to our team."

Dr. Tan said, "Compass Lexecon is the leading economic consulting firm in the world. I cannot be more thrilled to join its team and look forward to working on mergers and other competition matters in the US and China."

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