Mr. Xu graduated from Jilin University with a Bachelor of Vehicle Operation Engineering and Fudan University with a Master of National Economy. He was in charge of wealth management macro strategy and policy research in China Merchants Bank, specializes in researching market with top-down method. Then, he served as head of Division of Strategy Analysis at Everbright Securities Research Institute. Now he is Chief Strategist and Director of Strategy Research Department of Huatai Securities, member of Research Group "State-owned enterprises actively develop the mixed ownership Economic" and "Central Enterprise Technology Innovation Model" of SASAC; columnist for Sina and Netease, independent writer for FT China, CFA external lecturer, financial commentator for CCTV 2, China Business Network and Phoenix Television; interview writer of China Business News and China Times. Mr. Xu has a unique research in policy areas.