Giovanni Lovisetti joined Dezan Shira & Associates in March 2018, where he works as Senior Associate on the International Business Advisory team. He is based in Dezan Shira & Associates’ Milan Liaison office, providing Italian SMEs and multinational companies with a wide range of services aimed at promoting and facilitating the investment process in China. His specialization lies in laws and procedures regarding foreign direct investment in China.
Giovanni holds a Master's Degree in Law from the University of Milan and an LL.M. in Chinese Law from Tsinghua University in Beijing. He is a member of the Milan Bar Association.
Before joining Dezan Shira & Associates, Giovanni was Vice Manager at the Bureau of Commerce of Foshan, a local unit of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, co-managing the department for the promotion of foreign investment. He previously worked as a business lawyer for Italian law firms assisting Italian SMEs in setting up operations in China.