CKGSB is a Chinese leading business school providing first-hand China knowledge with a global perspective. It is known as a place for successful entrepreneurs – 35+ unicorns to be exact – and global impact leaders with social innovation at the heart of its education. Notable alumni includes founder of Alibaba, founder of VIPKid (largest EdTech unicorn from China) and CEO of Jaguar Land Rover. CKGSB’s 40+ full-time faculty are instrumental in supporting Chinese companies going global as well as supporting western companies succeed with China.
CKGSB Europe, based in Piccadilly Circus London, aims to build a global community to help deliver growth, fuel innovation, and support leaders to continue their success in and with China. CKGSB Europe bridges companies with China through company specific programs and helps leaders understand the China market with its open executive education programs. Whether you are an impact leader, tech entrepreneurs, owner of an SME enterprise, young professional or government official, there is a program made just for you.
Jen is an entrepreneurial professional dedicated to serving as a bridge to help the West understand the East (especially China) and vice versa. She expresses this and her passion for continuous learning in her role as Engagement/Program Manager at Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, helping many successful western entrepreneurs and senior executives to bridge their knowledge and trusted leadership network gap with China via the platform of innovative executive education programs like China CEO and Impact leadership in an era of global disruptions. She also organised a distinguished panel for the Global FOF Summit at DAVOS earlier this year.
Liping Wan acts as the Program Manager of China Start program, former program manager of Understanding China next move as well as the PR manager at Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business Europe Ltd. Her expertise includes project management, sales, conference & event organization, Marketing campaign, and CRM. She has been dedicating on helping hundreds of high-tech start-ups, scale-ups and successful western entrepreneurs to bridge their knowledge by equipping with a thorough understanding of Chinese business and culture as well as reduce obstacles caused by cultural differences to consolidate networks. Meantime, she has been working with global entrepreneurs closely to help them connect with the reliable and trusted CKGSB alumni network via China start program to identify partnership and investment opportunities on Chinese market since 2015. She has wide network of Chinese top executives, western entrepreneurs and maintain good investor relations. Liping Wan holds a master degree of Economics Innovation and Growth at Royal Institute of technology Sweden.
Jialing Li (Jaclyn) is the program manager for Win in China and CSP program for Hemingway Professional Governance - Non-executive Board Member Program. Since joining CKGSB, Jaclyn has held roles in program management, marketing, sales, HR and finance. Her areas of specialism include organization, project & event management, problem-solving and teamwork in a diverse environment after having lived and being educated in China, the USA, and the UK. Through Win in China and CSP programs, she is dedicated to seeking more partnerships between CKGSB and European companies/organisations, helping bring insightful China knowledge to entrepreneurs that interested in European-Chinese business and opportunities, and enabling more people to know CKGSB is a leading business school that bridging China and Europe.
Somin is a passionate creator, graphic designer and video director with 7 years’ photographic experience. She is now responsible for CKGSB Europe’s marketing, including the brand design for all programs in the London office. During the past 2 years working for CKGSB, she has supported hundreds of successful entrepreneurs to promote their companies in China’s top-tier business network. With Advertising and Film education background, she used to work for China’s most famous TV station – Hunan Satellite TV, experienced in managing social media in China and the West. Dedicated to executive education, she wishes to devote her professional skills to CKGSB’s China Knowledge globalisation.
Bo had an over-20-year successful business career in Global Business Development, Innovation, Strategy, Supply Chain Management, M&A, etc. He served as the senior executive at the headquarters of many fortune 500 companies such as Monsanto, Cargill, Pfizer, Wrigley and Mars. Also he is a strong advocate of startup China expansion. He is instrumental in develop "China Start" program to help European startups to expand to China. He frequently appears at tech conference all across Europe as keynote speaker.
Combining his extensive business experiences and in-depth knowledge, Bo has been teaching EMBA/MBA at some of the world’s most prestigious business schools such as INSEAD, Esade, MIT, New York University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Technology University of Munich, Tsinghua University, CKGSB, Zhejiang University, Sun Yet-Sen University, Shanghai Jiaotong University and Taiwan’s National Chengchi University etc. In addition, Bo also offers advices to Chairmen and CEOs. He is also a frequent speaker at renowned international conferences, forums, TV media and annual corporate meetings.
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