Welcome to your February 2019 Institution of Public Private Partnerships Update!
Kung Hei Fat Choi ! Wish you and your family a prosperous Chinese New Year of Pig !
The Council is very excited and overjoyed to announce that Professor Cao Fuguo will act as our Honorary Advisor to support the Institution to promote Public Private Partnerships for the Belt and Road Initiative.
Professor Cao is the Dean of the Chinese Academy of PPP Governance. The Academy in Beijing is a think-tank and national platform for PPP research and education jointly established by Ministry of Finance, Central University of Finance and Economics and China CITIC Group. Professor Cao is Professor of Law at Law School of CUFE and serves as a Legal Council of Ministry of Finance. He also directs China Public Institute at CUFE.
Professor Cao is the Chief Scientist and Director of the award-winning Major Legislative Program on PPP by the National Planning Office for Social Science and sits on the Review Panel for national PPP model projects by Ministry of Finance. He directs the Project on the revision of the Circular of Financial Viability Assessment of PPP project awarded by Ministry of Finance and serves as an expert group member of other Circulars such as VFM Assessment and Guideline on Proceedings of PPP projects, Guideline on PPP contract document.
Professor Cao was a Visiting Scholar at Law School of Nottingham University and Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Law School of George Washington University.