Michelle Feng has a rich academic background in art and finance, graduating with Distinction at Master’s level in History of Art from Warwick University, including one academic year at Institut d'études supérieures des arts (IESA), Paris, and graduating Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor in Finance from one of China’s top academic institutions, Fudan University, Shanghai. Michelle has proven aptitude for applying research, a methodical approach and consistent follow-through to business practice in art. As a result, she has, for instance, built solid due diligence skills in the facilitation of complex, cross-border projects between China and the rest of the world. In her role as Head Researcher at PAA, Michelle carries forward this good business practice and analysis in undertaking extensive research of artists, liaison with artists internationally and the handling issues such as copyright.