Director, China Programs
Chris has 12 years’ of cross-sector experience in financial service and philanthropy sectors in Asia, Europe and the U.S., advising Fortunate 500’s (Nestle, Swiss Re) emerging market strategies to capture growth potential from Asia. At Swiss Re, she led strategic initiatives to promote climate risk solutions from solar panel performance guarantee to carbon emission reduction car insurance in China. She also led the outreach effort for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Hong Kong), where she secured philanthropic funding and partnerships to set up their first center in China. Chris earned her Executive MBA from the global joint program with Columbia Business School, London Business School and Hong Kong University with scholarship. Chris has played an active role in the impact investing community in the U.S. She served as an advisor for various accelerator programs to support social enterprises, including the NYC Climate Braintrust, hosted by the World Economic Forum Global Shapers, and the Echoing Green’ Climate Fellow program.