Wei Cui is a professor at the Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia. He is a graduate of Harvard College, Tufts University (MA in Philosophy), Yale (JD) and NYU (LLM in Tax).
Mr Cui practised tax law for over 10 years, including as a US tax associate at Simpson Thacher (in both New York and Beijing), as Senior Tax Counsel for the China Investment Corporation, and as a counsel-level consultant for Clifford Chance (Beijing).
As an academic, he has authored over 80 academic and professional articles and is a co-author of Value Added Tax: A Comparative Approach. His research takes an interdisciplinary approach to topics in international taxation, tax administration, and law and politics in China.
Mr Cui is currently writing a book about the foundations of China’s modern fiscal state.