Formed in 2001, Taconic Alliance provides highly personalized business advisory, mergers and acquisitions and business development services to companies in connection with cross-border investment into China

·      Particular focus on healthcare services (senior housing, nursing homes, hospitals), real estate investments and real estate dependent operating businesses such as hotels, logistics facilities and data centers

·      Investment and consulting services highly complementary to mediation services

·      Mediation tool chest applied in all negotiations to assure careful examination of interests and goals of each party and proper alignment of interests and goals between the parties

·      “Mediating the Front End of the Deal”©

Since 2009, Taconic Alliance has pioneered cross-border investment in senior housing and healthcare services in China ( 

·      In 2010, Chris Alberti co-founded Kai Jian 凯健 (Cascade Healthcare) (, the first foreign-invested, fully licensed senior care company to successfully open senior care facilities in China. 

·      He then served as a senior advisor to Sino-Ocean Land's senior living business ( from July 2014 through December 2015, where he successfully turned around their operations from a medical model to a social model combining lifestyle plus care, opened the first large international standards memory care residence in China, negotiated an innovative Sino-Foreign operating alliance with a "top 10" U.S senior living operator for developing and operating senior housing in China, and negotiated a cross border joint venture providing for investment in the U.S operating platform combined with funding for the acquisition of U.S. senior living real estate

·      He is currently working with major Chinese investment groups to form new management companies to manage large Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) and assisted living, memory care and rehabilitation hospital projects, as well as form alliances with major United States healthcare services operators