Irene is an experienced content marketing professional dedicated to helping western entrepreneurs to understand Chinese context and maximise their brand presence in China. She delivers her mission by learning her role in CKGSB Europe as content creator and marketing executive for its all running programs. Growing up with many of CKGSB’S startups and entrepreneurs, she transfers CKGSB’s China Knowledge into her entrepreneurship and having 35k+ followers in the Chinese social media platforms.
Profile Category: CKGSB-Europe Team
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 3 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.
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) 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.
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, Shanghai Jiaotong University and Taiwan’s National Chengchi University etc. In addition, Bo also offers advices to Chairman and CEOs. He is also a frequent speaker at renowned international conferences, forums, TV media and annual corporate meetings.
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.