Lulu Chow Wang Senior Visiting Scholars

The Lulu Chow Wang Senior Visiting Scholar initiative brings senior Chinese academics, business executives, or government officials to Columbia Business School for a period of residence to foster dialogue and scholarly exchange. Scholars will participate in School forums, visit classes, and conduct research with the goal of deepening relations between Columbia Business School and China.

Current scholars

George Tan, Senior VP at MetLife Inc. and CEO and Board Director at MetLife China

Previous scholars

  • Lu-Yen Wang, Cofounder and Chairman, The Roly Group, 2016
  • Weihua Ma, National Fund for Technology Transfer and Commercialization (NFTCC) and former Executive Director, President and CEO, China Merchants Bank, 2015
  • Zhigang Yuan, professor of economics, Fudan University, and former dean, School of Economics, Fudan University, 2015
  • Yingquan Li, Director, China Merchants Group; CEO, China Merchants Capital, 2015
  • Professor Lawrence J. Lau, Ralph and Claire Landau Professor of Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, former Chairman, CIC International (Hong Kong) Co., Limited, 2014
  • Qiren Zhou, Dean, National School of Development, Peking University, 2014
  • Ba Shusong, Deputy Director-General, Financial Research Institute of the Development Research Center of the State Council, 2013 - 2015
  • Shiming Jiang, Founding producer of China Central Television Station’s “China Financial and Economic Reporting” program since 1996, 2013
  • Ronglu Zheng, CEO, Taiping Life Insurance Co., Ltd, 2013
  • Yandong Zhang, Senior Observer and Deputy General Manager, Caijing magazine, 2012
  • Dr. Yufei Pu, Deputy Director-General of the Comprehensive Management Department in the State Information Center (SIC), China, 2012
  • Professor Xin Meng, Australian National University, 2011
  • Professor Weiying Zhang, Peking University, 2011
  • Mai Lu, China Development Research Foundation, 2010