ZHIZE WANG is an associate in Sidley’s San Francisco office and is a member of the Investment Funds practice group. Zhize advises private investment fund managers and sponsors on structuring, forming, documenting and operating of private funds across a range of investment strategies. He also advises clients on regulatory and corporate matters related to domestic and international fund securities offerings.
Zhize was an investment fund associate in Sidley's London office prior to April 2020. He advised EU and UK managers on legal and structural issues concerning alternative investment funds. Zhize also advised a sovereign wealth fund in relation to significant allocations to private funds.
Zhize earned his J.D. from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law. Prior to law school, Zhize had a career in investment banking and private equity. He received his B.A., cum laude, where he double majored in Financial Economics and Mathematics from the University of Rochester.