Dr. Zhi was born in April 1980 and got B.A. degree 2002 in economy from Peking University School of Economics. Being recommended for admission to be a postgraduate, Dr. Zhi got both M.A. 2005 and Ph.D. 2015 degrees from the Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. From 2005 to 2015, Dr. Zhi also served as a department head of the Design institute of China Railway Signal and Communication Group, which is a major central state-owned enterprise in railway construction. Combined long time study of African economic development with practical experience of enterprise strategy, the major field of study of Dr. Zhi is concentrated in the development of Chinese enterprises in Africa including resource, infrastructure and manufacture cooperation.
◆Major field of study:
Economic and trade cooperation between China and Africa