Dr. Huiyao (Henry) WANG is the Founder and President of Center for China and Globalization (CCG), a leading Chinese non-government think tank that ranked among top 80 think tanks in the World. Dr. Wang is also Counselor for China State Council, appointed by Chinese Premier in 2015. He is the Vice Chairman of China Association for International Economic Cooperation Association of the Ministry of Commerce; Vice President of China Public Relations Association(CPRA); Vice Chairman of China Western Returned Scholars Association; Dean of Institute of Development Studies of China Southwestern University of Finance and Economics.
Dr. Wang is also a member of Yale University Asia Development Advisory Council, a member of Duke Kunshan University Advisory Council, a member of advisory board of Ivey Business School in Asia, a steering committee member of Metropolis International Network and a steering committee member of Paris Peace Forum launched by French President Emmanuel Macron.
Dr. Wang pursued PhD studies at University of Western Ontario and University of Manchester and obtained his PhD’s degree in international business and global management. He was a Senior Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School and a Visiting Fellow at Brookings Institution as well as a Senior Fellow at Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. Dr. Wang has taught as an adjunct professor at Peking University, Tsinghua University, and University of Western Ontario. He has published over 70 books and more than 100 articles and papers in both Chinese and English on global trade, global governance, global migration, talents mobility, China outbound and inbound investment, Chinese Diasporas and Chinese think tanks. His recent English books includes: The Globalization of Chinese Enterprises: Trends and Characteristics (Springer, 2020) and Handbook on China and Globalization (Edward Elgar, 2019).