Shaoyu "Andrew" Chen is a partner in the firm’s Food and Drug Practice Group, and the managing director of its China Food and Drug Practice, based in the firm’s Beijing and Shanghai offices. Mr. Chen has over a decade of experience in food and drug law, including serving in the government and the industry:
- U.S. Food and Drug Administration (2000-2004), as Assistant Chief Counsel, based in Rockville, Maryland;
- Amgen (2006-2010), as Senior Counsel, based in Thousand Oaks, California; and
- GE Healthcare China (2010-2011), as Chief Compliance Counsel, based in Beijing, China.
Leveraging these hands-on government and industry experiences, Mr. Chen effectively assists multinational and Chinese pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, food, and cosmetic companies and trade associations to address the most pressing regulatory law issues confronting business.