Jianguang Shen, Ph.D., is Vice President of JD.com, Chief Economist of JD Digits, and adjunct
professor at Fudan University. Previously he was the Managing Director and Chief Asia Economist
of Mizuho Securities. Dr. Shen was Senior Economist at European Central Bank (ECB) in
Frankfurt, where he took the position of monitoring and analyzing the Chinese and Asian
economies. Dr. Shen also held economist and senior economist positions at the IMF, OECD, CICC
and Central Bank of Finland, in addition to being a visiting scholar at PBOC and Department of
Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.