Our Businesses


DAC sources, values, structures, manages, and services China-related assets across the credit spectrum, including:

  • Non-performing loans
  • Distressed real estate
  • Asset-backed securities
  • Accounts receivable

Our onshore and offshore companies provide complete credit management, target tracing, and collection services to our investor clients.

Through proprietary and non-proprietary investments totaling US$750 million, DAC has two decades of experience managing and servicing assets across China. As every case is unique, we tailor our strategies for maximum benefit. Given our long history on-the-ground, DAC has the resources and experience to realize value from secured and unsecured claims to help improve our clients’ bottom lines.

Intellectual Property

In partnership with our subsidiary, Quest IPR, DAC offers comprehensive intellectual property solutions for the Chinese market. More than 150 of the world’s leading brands and corporations have trusted DAC and Quest IPR for in-depth:

  • Due diligence and investigations
  • Online infringement monitoring
  • Target tracing (assets and entities)
  • Patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets
  • Anti-counterfeiting
  • IP portfolio management
  • Enforcement
  • Litigation support

DAC understands the importance of implementing detailed, effective programs to protect our clients’ valuable IP in China.

Strategic Advisory

With 20 years of experience in China, DAC has developed wide-ranging skills to help corporate clients evaluate opportunities and protect their interests in China. DAC provides strategic advisory services and litigation support to help firms successfully navigate China’s challenging business climate, including:

  • Due diligence
  • Valuation
  • Mergers, acquisitions, dispositions
  • Debt and receivables management
  • Target tracing
  • Receiverships
  • Trade disputes
  • Litigation support
  • Anti-bribery audits
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Back office support (government approvals, taxation, repatriation, etc.)

Our team of in-house analysts and attorneys is bolstered by a widespread expert network to drive negotiation and dispute resolution as part of our clients’ overall legal strategies. DAC provides specialized information gathering capabilities, local expertise, and relationships to help our clients execute their strategic initiatives.