Liu Qian

Managing Director, Greater China, Economist Group

Economist and business executive. As Managing Director of the Economist Group in Greater China, has deep knowledge of the Chinese economy, understands both China and the West. Publishes in academic journals and business outlets; is frequently interviewed by BBC, CNBC, NPR, etc. Prominent advocate for gender equality in China, introduces cutting-edge global economic research on gender, and promotes public debates reaching millions of people. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum. Member of the Global Future Council on China, World Economic Forum. Outstanding Women Award, China. PhD in Economics from Uppsala University, Sweden; executive training from Stanford University. Former Visiting Scholar at University of California, Berkeley.