Zhang Xin

Zhang Xin
  • Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, SOHO China, People's Republic of China

Bachelor's in Economics, Sussex University; Master's in Development Economics, Cambridge University. From age 14, factory worker for five years. Former Investment Banker, Goldman Sachs and Travelers Group. 1995, founded SOHO China with husband Pan Shiyi; currently, CEO. Credited with revolutionizing Beijing's architectural landscape. Opinion leader on China's real estate market and economic development. Member: Harvard Global Advisory Council; Council on Foreign Relations Global Board of Advisers. Chairwoman of the Board, Teach for China. Expertise: real estate, architecture, design, urbanization, entrepreneurship, social media.