CKGSB is a Chinese leading business school providing a first-hand China Knowledge with global perspective. It is known as a place for successful entrepreneurs (14K), 35+ unicorns and global impact leaders with social innovation placed 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 etc. CKGSB’s Faculty are instrumental in supporting many Chinese companies going global, e.g. current CSO of Alibaba and JD.com; as well as supporting western companies to succeed with China.
CKGSB Europe, based in London, is aspired to build a global community to help deliver growth, fuel innovation, and support leaders to continue their success where compassion and empathy are essential especially in the current era of global disruptions. It bridges companies with China through company specific programs (CSP) and leaders with a number of open executive education programs including the following target audiences, Impact leaders, tech entrepreneurs, owners of SMEs enterprises, professional service consultants and government official, etc.
5 days | Part-time
Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen
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.
Working with small and medium growing businesses globally to bridge their China knowledge deficit and connect them with a trusted leadership community from China, Yanruohan (Nikita) Fu is the Program Manager of China CEO program at Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (Europe). Since 2017, Yanruohan has focused on supporting successful global entrepreneurs in overcoming barriers to enter the Chinese market and seek the right partnerships. With intercultural education background, entrepreneurial spirits, and leadership, she has organised a series of China-related seminars with local partners around Europe, and arranged company visits for senior executives to Tencent, Alibaba, Fosun, 3Nod, and also road shows with CKGSB Alumni and top investors in China. Her professional background is in media management and extensive experience in project management, marketing, PR and sales.
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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