Emily Cai represents public and private companies, private equity funds, and venture capital funds in M&A, joint ventures, leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments, and securities and asset sales. She has advised clients on domestic and cross-border transactions in the United States, Greater China, Canada, Europe, South Asia, Latin America, and Africa. She has represented clients in a wide range of industries, including energy, infrastructure, manufacturing, technology, telecommunications, and consumer goods.
Prior to joining Jones Day in 2016, Emily was an associate in the New York and Beijing offices of international law firms.
Emily is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese and is qualified to practice PRC law.
The following represents experience acquired prior to joining Jones Day.
Represented The Carlyle Group in its acquisition of Array Canada, a premier provider of in-store marketing services for the world's leading retailers and brand manufacturers.
Represented Kingswood Capital in its acquisition of AVAD LLC and AVAD Canada, a leading distributor of high-end audio and video solutions focused on the commercial and residential custom installation markets in North America.
Represented China-ASEAN Investment Cooperation Fund, a USD-denominated quasi-sovereign private equity fund under the direction of the Chinese government that invests throughout Southeast Asia, in its equity and debt investments in the largest ferro-nickel smelter project in Indonesia.
Represented GIC Private Limited, a Singapore sovereign wealth fund, in its Series D investment in Xiaomi, China's leading smartphone technology company.
Represented Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk & Compliance in the sale of its indirect loan origination solutions business to The Reynolds and Reynolds Company.
- Columbia University (LL.M. 2015); University of International Business and Economics (LL.B. 2010)
- New York
- English, Mandarin, and Cantonese