Peggy Liu is Chairperson of JUCCCE, a non-profit organization for accelerating the greening of China, and an expert in China's clean energy landscape. Liu is an executive adviser to Marks and Spencer on sustainable retailing and she has been an energy adviser to the Clinton Global Initiative and a member of the WEF New Energy Architecture Global Agenda Council. Liu is a Time Magazine Hero of the Environment, the Hillary Step, Forbes "Women to Watch in Asia", Global Times "Green Goddess", and one of China Business News Weekly's top 25 innovative business leaders. Liu was a venture capitalist in Shanghai. In the 1990s she held various executive positions at software companies in Silicon Valley and was recognized as an Internet pioneer heading Channel A, one of the earliest e-commerce companies. She was a McKinsey consultant and she has a BSc from MIT in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and has completed a programme in Global Leadership and Public Policy at HKS.