Joe Zhang is currently the Chairman of China Mezzanine Capital and author of “Inside China’s Shadow Banking: The Next Subprime Crisis”. From 2011 to 2012, he was Chairman of Wansui Micro Credit Company in Guangzhou where he was named “Microcredit Person of the Year” in January 2012 by the Microcredit Association of China.
In the past two decades, Joe has worked at several investment banks, eleven years of which at UBS, where he was Head of China Research and Deputy Head of Investment Banking. From 2006 to 2008, he was also CEO of Shenzhen Investment, a Hong Kong-listed property company. Zhang worked at the head office of the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) between 1986 and 1989, and taught finance at the University of Canberra between 1991 and 1994. He holds a Masters Degree in Economics from The Australian National University.
The event is held in conjunction with the Hopkins China Forum.