Mr. Wang Shi, Founder & Chairman of Vanke.Co, will give us a talk this Saturday afternoon. He is going to talk about the management strategies that he employed to make Vanke one of world's leading real estate companies and he will be happy to answer questions regarding personal developments, etc.
Please register HERE as soon as you can. Seating is limited.
Time: 2:00-4:30pm, May 14, 2011
Location: 11th floor,
Microsoft New England Research & Development Center
One Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02142
Schedule: 2:00 – 3:00 Presentation
3:00 – 4:30 Q&A
This seminar is open to everyone interested. NOT limited to PKU alumni. The presentation will be in Chinese. Water and light refreshment will be provided.
Wang Shi is currently Chairman of China Vanke Co. Ltd, a Chinese corporation
with sales revenue of RMB100 billion and net profits that have steadily increased
for each of the last 20 years. China Vanke currently employs approximately
20,000 employees located throughout 43 locations in China.
Wang Shi enjoys the challenges of mountaineering and reached the peak of Mount
Everest in 2003 and 2010. He holds the distinction of being the oldest PRC
mountaineer to have ever reached that peak. In addition, Mr. Wang has climbed to
the peaks of the 7 highest mountains on 7 continents, only one of four native
Chinese citizens to have accomplished that feat. He has climbed in Antarctica and
lead two expeditions to the Arctic in 2004 and 2005.
Wang Shi graduated from Lanzhou Railway College in 1978 and worked for the
Guangzhou Railway Bureau and a Shenzhen special economic zone development
company before forming Vanke’s corporate predecessor. He joined the military in
1968. He was born in 1951.