Xun Zeng


  • JD, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2007
  • LLM, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2003
  • LLB, with honors, Sun Yet-Sen University School of Law, 2002


  • Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer (New York)
  • New York, 2008
  • New York State Bar Association

Xun Zeng


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Xun Zeng is counsel in the private investment funds group of Ropes & Gray and is a registered foreign lawyer based in the Hong Kong office. She focuses on the organization and operation of private investment funds, including private equity funds, venture capital funds, special project funds, co-investment funds and funds of funds.  In addition to advising on a wide range of fund formation issues, she also advises clients on internal general partner “upper tier” arrangements and management company issues.

Xun has extensive experience in representing institutional investors (including sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies and funds of funds) and other investors in connection with investments in private investment funds, including, buyout funds, venture capital funds, credit funds, hedge funds and separately managed accounts.

Prior to joining Ropes & Gray in 2014, Xun practiced in the Beijing office of an international law firm and, prior to that, she was an investment funds associate based in New York with another leading international law firm.


Select Clients include:

  • Bank of China International
  • China Cinda Asset Management
  • China Life Insurance (Overseas)
  • China Merchants Securities
  • CITIC Capital
  • CITIC Private Equity
  • FT Life Insurance
  • Gopher Asset Management
  • HOPU Investments
  • Various sovereign wealth funds in Asia