Dr. Fan is Director of Arbitration and ADR for North Asia of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Secretary to the Belt and Road Initiative Commission of ICC International Court of Arbitration. He is an experienced arbitrator with extensive knowledge of the Asia region. Being on the panels of the CAS, HKIAC, KCAB, SHIAC, etc., he served as a presiding arbitrator, sole arbitrator and co-arbitrator in more than 200 occasions. Additionally, he is on the steering committee of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators East Asia Branch and serves as Chairman of its PRC Sub-Committee. Before joining ICC, Dr. Fan served as Deputy Director, which he still is in addition to his current role with ICC, at the PRC & 39's Supreme People’s Court Judicial Research Institute (SHUPL), a think tank which has seen him focusing on dispute resolution research on the ‘One Belt, One Road’ initiative.
Dr. Fan holds a PhD from the East China University of Politics and Law. He was also a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Duke University.