Brent joined FIPRA China in 2010 and became a partner in January 2017. As Senior Director, Brent is responsible for client services in the manufacturing sectors. Brent brings valuable experience working with multinational companies, having led projects in public affairs, branding, crisis management and media relations. Brent has advised many manufacturing and high-tech companies, including CRH, International Paper, ESI, and Blizzard. Prior to joining, Brent worked in communications for ten years. As a reporter for the China Construction Machinery magazine, Brent interviewed over 40 Presidents of multinational companies. Following his experience in the media, Brent worked as a communication supervisor for several multinational enterprises, including BMW and Amway. Brent is a graduate in English from Beijing International Studies University and speaks Mandarin Chinese and English.