Through our 10 chapters in Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, London, New York, San Francisco, Berlin, Singapore, Brussels, and Washington DC, YCW engages individuals on the most pressing issues emerging from China today.
YCW hosts roundtables and dinners with visiting experts and delegations, allowing for more focused interaction and discussions on the latest key issues. Our growing online community features diverse analysis by established and emerging experts, connecting with our members around the world.
Matthew Crabbe is Research Director for Mintel in Asia-Pacific, and co-founder of the research company Access Asia (acquired by Mintel). Crabbe has worked exhaustively on trying to make sense of the myriad contradictions in China’s economics and statistics, and he takes
Jo Lusby is Managing Director of Penguin North Asia. She joined the company in 2005 to establish Penguin’s China operation. Today, the company employs 30 people around the region, where Penguin acquires books for English language publication, establishes local language publishing partnerships, and imports
Vijay Vaitheeswaran is the China Business Editor and Shanghai Bureau Chief at The Economist, where his editorial responsibilities range from business and finance to science, technology and innovation. His is the author of Need, Speed, and Greed: How the New Rules of
On May 20th, YCW Beijing hosted the third annual dinner with the Peterson Instistute for International Economics (PIIE) in the spectacular renovated Hutong house at Courtyard Institute. 20 diverse YCWers were joined by a PIIE delegation led by renowned China
Scott Kennedy (Ph.D., George Washington University, 2002), a proud graduate of Johns Hopkins-SAIS and the Hopkins-Nanjing Center, is Director of the Research Center for Chinese Politics & Business (RCCPB), Associate Professor in the Departments of Political Science and East Asian Languages