She worked for 9 years at Arthur Andersen in New York as a tax specialist where she also took part in important M&A deals, primarily in the media and financial industries. In 1992, she founded her own accounting firm in New York, and by 2002 seeing rising levels of Chinese commercial activity, she founded her second company, Ascend Capital Partners, an international investment company with offices in Beijing and Hong Kong. In 2011, she and her husband started Best Genetics Group with the objective of producing safe pork for Chinese consumers. She believes that businesses need to start from solving a social problem.
Monita graduated from Baruch College of the City University of New York with a Master’s degree in Taxation, and she holds a Certified Public Accountant license to practice in New York, New Jersey and California.