Dean of Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business to Discuss Globalization of Chinese Companies

November 11, 2010
Xiang Bing to Speak at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, Nov. 12
 
WHAT:        
Xiang Bing will speak about the Globalization of Chinese Companies during a visit to Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. He is Dean of the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, which is headquartered in Beijing.
 
WHEN:        
Friday, November 12, 2010, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 
WHERE:      
Georgetown University
McDonough School of Business
Rafik B. Hariri Building
Fisher Colloquium
37th and O Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20057
 
RSVP:          
RSVP online at http://xiang.eventbrite.com/.
 
Media who are interested in covering the event should contact Teresa Mannix, director of media relations at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, at (202) 687-4080 or tmm53@georgetown.edu.
 
SPEAKER BIO
Xiang Bing earned a Bachelor of Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University and a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Alberta. His fields of specialization include comparative corporate systems, corporate governance, the transition and management of state-owned enterprises, private enterprise business models, and corporate competitiveness in emerging markets. Xiang is the founding dean at Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in Beijing.
 
Prior to becoming dean at Cheung Kong GSB, Xiang pioneered the Executive MBA program at Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management as a professor and served on the faculty at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
 
Xiang speaks and writes frequently on the challenges of globalization for Chinese firms and on broader trends in Chinese business and the economy.
 
A highly sought after consultant on management issues, Xiang also is a noted scholar and public intellectual whose research has appeared in both peer-reviewed academic journals like Contemporary Accounting Research and mass-media publications like Far Eastern Economic Review. He also is a frequent commentator on the future of China’s enterprises and economy for both Chinese and non-Chinese media and serves as an independent board member for a number of Hong Kong/Mainland and U.S.-listed corporations.
 
About Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is a premier business school located at the center of world politics and business in Washington, D.C. Some 1,400 undergraduates, 1,000 MBA students, and 500 participants in executive education programs study business with an intensive focus on leadership and a global perspective. Founded in 1957, the business school today resides in the new Rafik B. Hariri Building, a state-of-the-art facility that blends the tradition of Georgetown University with forward-thinking functionality. For more information about Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, visit http://msb.georgetown.edu.