Yichao is a seasoned consultant who has focused on advanced manufacturing and digital sector for over 15 years. He is very good at using his combined capabilities in strategy consulting, digital transformation, and M&A support to provide customers with end-to-end services, helping traditional or cross-industry client to transformation its business and create value.

He has served a wide spectrum of clients within advanced manufacturing industry including OEMs, suppliers, mobility service providers, pharmaceutical, etc. He also serve PEs and corporates with transaction advisory including due diligence, PMI, etc.

Yichao is known to always believe consultant is like craftsman, whose skill comes from senior colleagues and real projects. During his career, on top of a consultant and leader, he thinks what really matters is whether he can influence the people around him through his enthusiasm for this industry and inspire them to unlock value together.

Prior to AlixPartners, Yichao started his career in Accenture as a strategy consultant, was a project manager in Roland Berger and became equity partner in EY Parthenon.  He holds bachelor and master degrees from Shanghai Jiao Tong University with major in Computer Science. He is regularly interviewed by leading publications in Asia and provide speech to European Chamber of Commerce constantly.

The most important thing as an advisor is to influence people around me with my enthusiasm and inspire them with my expertise to realize value together.