Our Mission

Our mission is to make doing business with China simple and effective.

 

About Us

 

U.S. Team

Li Zhao
President - China Operations

Li Zhao is a native of China who spent 25 years there before living in Holland, the U.K. and the U.S. She holds undergraduate and Master’s degrees in International Trade and Economics from Central South University in Chengsha, China. Zhao has a strong international business background and has worked for several companies in China including New Oriental, Shanghai Phoenix Bicycle Import and Export Company, and American Greetings. She has also held several positions at the Agricredit and De Lage Landen subsidiaries of Rabobank Group, one of the largest agricultural banks in the world. For her outstanding professional and civic achievement, she was recognized as The Business Record’s "Forty under 40" in 2011 and with the Governor's Volunteer Award in 2010.

Justin Mandelbaum
President - US Operations

Justin Mandelbaum is a native of Iowa who has spent over ten years living in New York, Tokyo and Philadelphia. He is a graduate of the Huntsman Program in International Studies and Business at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business. Mandelbaum has worked internationally at global investment firms including Goldman Sachs and Starwood Capital Group. He has extensive cross-cultural experience through business, study and travel in 30 countries throughout Asia, Europe, Australia and North and South America, and has traveled extensively throughout China.

 

   

 

 

U.S. Team

Li Zhao
President - China Operations

Li Zhao is a native of China who spent 25 years there before living in Holland, the U.K. and the U.S. She holds undergraduate and Master’s degrees in International Trade and Economics from Central South University in Chengsha, China. Zhao has a strong international business background and has worked for several companies in China including New Oriental, Shanghai Phoenix Bicycle Import and Export Company, and American Greetings. She has also held several positions at the Agricredit and De Lage Landen subsidiaries of Rabobank Group, one of the largest agricultural banks in the world. For her outstanding professional and civic achievement, she was recognized as The Business Record’s "Forty under 40" in 2011 and with the Governor's Volunteer Award in 2010.

 

Justin Mandelbaum
President - US Operations

Justin Mandelbaum is a native of Iowa who has spent over ten years living in New York, Tokyo and Philadelphia. He is a graduate of the Huntsman Program in International Studies and Business at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business. Mandelbaum has worked internationally at global investment firms including Goldman Sachs and Starwood Capital Group. He has extensive cross-cultural experience through business, study and travel in 30 countries throughout Asia, Europe, Australia and North and South America, and has traveled extensively throughout China.

 

   
 
 

Our Mission

Our mission is to make doing business with China simple and effective.

 

 
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