Victor Gao is Director of China National Association of International Studies which is affiliated with the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs. With extensive experience in foreign affairs, law and economics, Victor Gao has hold positions in both government and corporate organisations, including the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations Secretariat. He is also Executive Director of Beijing Private Equity Association and Chairman of its International Committee.

In 2011 he was a speaker ath the 4th Panel "Globalisation & Domestic Policies" (May, 6th).