Currently Director of Center for Finance and Development at Tsinghua University, Chairman of China Green Finance Committee, and a Member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the PBOC. Also chaired the G20 Green Finance Study Group, Supervision Workstream of the NGFS, and Hong Kong Green Finance Association. Between 2014 and 2017, served as the Chief Economist at the PBOC’s Research Bureau and led the national green finance policy framework. Before that, worked for 13 years at Deutsche Bank as Managing Director/Chief Economist for Greater China. During 1992-2000, worked as a senior economist and public policy specialist at the World Bank, and an economist with the IMF.
China's flagship project will bring much-needed development to many countries – but unless explicit carbon-limiting principles are adopted we have no hope of meeting the Paris Agreement.