Daniel Cheng is Bennett Jones' Managing Director – Asia Pacific and Chief Representative in Beijing. Prior to joining Bennett Jones, he served a five-year term as Managing Director China of the Canada China Business Council, where he played an instrumental role in many high-level initiatives across the spectrum of the Canada-China bilateral business relationship. Prior to moving to Beijing, Daniel held a number of senior executive positions in the healthcare, life science, IT and investment sectors in Canada. He has extensive experience in strategy, cross-border transactions and intellectual property management.
A Beijing-born Canadian citizen, Daniel is well known to Chinese and Canadian companies as a go-to person on China-related issues and is a fervent proponent and active participant in Canada's trade and investment relationship with the Asia Pacific region.