Yang Yanqing

Managing Director, Yicai Research Institute, YICAI Media Group

Director of Strategic Research center in Shanghai AI Laboratory, Managing Director of Yicai Research Institute, senior fellow at National Institute of Finance and Development, CPPCC member of Shanghai. Founder of China Business News, has been following and researching on China’s macro economy, financial markets, innovation and its interconnectedness with the rest of the world by writing a column and hosting in-depth programs for interviews with top global statesmen, economists, scientists, policy makers and business leaders. Speaks and moderates at sessions in prominent global and domestic events, including World Economic Forum, IMF annual meetings, Boao Forum for ASIA and many others. Engineered Yicai Research Institute transforming into a think tank focusing on economic policy and digital economy, and led research project on Macro economy, GVC, fintech and digital finance, governance on AI and digital economy. Independent Director of the board of China Universal asset management company. Ph.D, M.A. and B.A. in economics in Fudan University, visiting scholar at SAIS of Johns Hopkins University.