Building the Future of Globalization

What We Do

We utilize our experience & expertise to provide solutions to companies focused on helping them understand key Asian markets & navigate a successful entry, initial sales, growth & expansion.

These fall into several broad categories: intelligence, strategy & advisory.

Our Vision

To empower people & their organizations with the knowledge & understanding they need to succeed in a globalized world.

Our Values


We embrace change and forward thinking by taking innovative approaches to old and new problems alike. We empower our clients by providing solutions they need to achieve goals in an ever changing environment. 


Our strategies are dedicated to building a sustainable future for global production and consumption. We work with companies to develop their business in  environmentally sustainable ways. 


Diversity is in our company’s DNA. The best solutions come from different perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences. We seek team members from diverse backgrounds and perspectives to foster an environment that embraces diversity and differences.



Michael Meršol-Barg

Chief executive officer

Michael has lived and worked in China and Hong Kong for over 8 years. He brings years of experience and knowledge related to doing business in China. Michael studied Chinese at Johns Hopkins University and holds a master’s degree in economics from Peking University, China’s top university. He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.

Jiamin Zeng 曾嘉敏

Chief Data Officer

Jiamin manages Mersol & Luo’s global market intelligence and analytics team in addition to operations in Mainland China. She has published many articles on the Chinese market, economy, and international trade. Jiamin is a graduate of Michigan State University’s James Madison College and fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese and several other Chinese languages.


Paige Redmon

Chief Growth Officer

Paige has years of experience in marketing, sales, and branding working with firms in Silicon Valley and much of the US. She brings passion and a mix of technical and non-technical backgrounds together to deliver data-driven results. Paige is also CEO of Bmore Strategic, a B2B strategy firm, and holds an MBA and a Masters of Science from the Florida Institute of Technology.


Our alumni network includes highly talented professionals working in numerous industries and countries across the world. Our alumni network continues to grow, these experiences and strong relationships are a lasting benefit to both us and our alumni.

Featured Alumni

Richard Zhang 张俊琪​

Richard joined Mersol & Luo during the company’s founding stage, serving as general legal counsel. He was instrumental in establishing the firm’s subsidiaries and managing client-related legal matters. Richard is currently practicing at a Wall Street law firm in New York City, focusing on funds and M&A matters. 

“My experience at Mersol & Luo provided me with first-hand knowledge and opportunities to work with SMEs and providing legal services integrating clients’ business strategies.”

Emma Li 李梦诗​

Emma joined Mersol & Luo as a Legal Consultant, providing guidance on how to navigate the Chinese market and regulatory environment for clients. She is currently working in Shanghai as a foreign legal consultant at Kirkland & Ellis, a large international law firm.

“The work at Mersol & Luo was new and challenging for me but helped me grow as a professional. I now use the skills I developed there to help clients from all over the world.”

Jennifer Li 李一丹

Jennifer worked as a Consultant at Mersol & Luo, helping foreign businesses realize their Chinese operations, providing in-depth market analysis and strategy development. She is now an associate at a Chinese law firm in Beijing focusing on commercial litigation and arbitration.

“My experience at Mersol & Luo helps me to quickly understand the commercial drive of each case and provide practical and efficient solutions to my clients.”

Shubham Kulshrestha

Shubham served as operations consultant with Mersol & Luo, delivering professional advice on operational management and strategy to the firm and clients alike. Shubham is currently a senior manager for business operations at TrusTrace, a European supply chain technology company.

“Open team meetings and constant discussion with the company founders helped me grow and strengthen my professional skillset. I enjoyed my time at Mersol & Luo!”