Ms. Li Zhang is Vice President of Asia Digital Group since joining IDG, and previously Vice President of IDG China and also Vice President of IDG Ventures Management. She was a diplomat at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China and the Chinese Embassy in Finland and later became a lecturer in Finance at Aalto University (previously Helsinki School of Economics). She has also founded Bright Sky Group and acted as the CEO of the company. She is completing her Ph.D. Degree in Finance at Aalto University (Finland). And she has a master’s degree in Finance from Columbia University (USA), a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Helsinki (Finland) and a bachelor’s degree in English and Information Management from Beijing Foreign Studies University (China).
She has over 20 years of work experience in the industry, government and academia with an international background in China, USA and Europe. She has rich experience in innovation and entrepreneurship, investment and merger and acquisition, venture philanthropy, impact investing, digital economy, education, culture, tourism, sports industry, financial technology (FinTech), information technology, AI, lean management, incubator and science park, and cross-culture management.
She is also the FinTech Expert accredited by China Capital Market Institute, Councilor of Steering Committee of China-Europe Health and Sports Council, Secretary General of Finland-China Entrepreneurs Association, the Entrepreneurship Mentor at the Students and Scholars Association, and the Honorary Chairperson of Cross-Culture Communication Translation Association, Editor-in-Chief of China Winter Sports White Paper, Councilor of China Sports Industry Research Institute, Vice Chairperson of the Steering and Evaluation Committee of China Winter Sports Awards, Councilor of Steering Committee of China-Europe Health and Sports Council.
If you are a woman in management position and interested in business exchange, Finnish Business Council is delighted to invite you to this intimate and casual summer event. We will get to know each other's and share business interests and ideas.
This time we have a strong female leader to share the insights of her career: Ms. Li Zhang, Vice President of Asia Digital Group (IDG). She has over 20 years of work experience in the industry, government and academia with an international background in China, USA and Europe.
In 1980, IDG became the first U.S. publisher to enter the China market, with the launch of China Computerworld a China-U.S. joint venture. Today IDG China has more than 60 joint-venture magazines, newspapers and web sites for the computer, electronics and telecommunications industries. IDG China also manages 60 conferences and 18 expositions annually, primarily for these industries.
Our venue is authentic Finnish restaurant MOI, which serves us with afternoon tea, mocktails and canapés. This beautiful small restaurant is at an unique location surrounded by water at the center of Dangdai MOMA. The interior is designed using Finnish elements for the decoration, with real birch trunks framing the restaurant. Finnish design items are everywhere from curtain to tableware.
Dress code is: Summer flowers
Event language is English.
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Restaurant MOI 北京市东直门香河园北街当代MOMA Beijing Shi, China