About the Speaker
CEO, Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd
Dr. Zhao has worked in the financial industry for over 19 years and spent 17 of those years at management level. Zhao started his career in 1987 in various positions in financial investments, capital markets operation and corporate management. From 1998 to 2000, he was a deputy chief executive of Dacheng Fund Management(大成基金管理有限公司). Since 2000, he has servedas the Chief Executive Officer of Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd. and the Chairman of Harvest Global Investments Limited.Zhao was the youngest head of a Chinese asset management companywhen he was appointedas theCEOofHarvest Fund Managementin 2000.Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd. is one of the leading asset managers in mainland China, with $110bn in assets spread across equities, fixed income, property, infrastructure and private equity.He also serves as the Vice President of the Securities Association of China.