Yao is an Associate Director in our Asset & Wealth Management, Corporate & Investment Banking and Private Equity, Private Credit & Venture Capital practices in Shanghai, specialising in executive-level buy-side mandates.
Yao has 11 years of executive search experience. Prior to Profile, she worked as a Consultant at two leading executive search firms in China, responsible for the recruitment of senior-level front office executives. Yao began her career as an Investment Analyst at a hedge fund, covering the oil & gas industry.
Yao received her Master of Science degree from the University of Warwick. She is also a CFA Level II candidate. In addition to English, she speaks fluent Mandarin.< back to team page