Our office in Beijing is located in the heart of the Embassy District, a convenient walk from the Sanlitun expat area and a few subway stops from the heart of the Beijing Central Business District.
The office is responsible for overseeing successful internship placements with host companies around the city and ensuring a positive experience for program participants throughout their time on the program.
CRCC Asia Ltd (Beijing)
Edward PitcherBeijing General Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Edward is originally from Leeds, England. Whilst studying at the University of Nottingham he developed an interest in Chinese politics, culture and history which was furthered by visiting China upon graduation.
Edward has an international background and has spent time living and working in Ghana, Italy and Australia. Prior to moving to Beijing Edward was working as the UK Marketing and PR Coordinator in CRCC Asia’s London Office.
In his free time Edward enjoys sport, food and travelling.
Gogo YangProgram Manager Email: email@example.com
Gogo completed her masters degree in Journalism and Mass communication at Griffith University of Australia, where she experienced a different lifestyle and culture shock in a foreign country firsthand. These experiences inspired her to go traveling and gain access to a mulch-cultural environment.
She has been to many cities in Australia, Japan and Thailand. The most important part of these travels was to see the outside world and learn to respect the differences among cultures. In 2010, she worked in an English training school as a learning consultant.
She enjoyed transferring the western culture and different thinking to Chinese people. In 2012, she worked in the Chinese entertainment industry with some celebrities, which she really enjoyed. In her spare time, she likes reading and joining events to make friends and share with people.
Bridget ZhangSenior Business Development Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bridget studied English Literature in China and spent her gap year in Sweden where she studied, volunteered and traveled extensively. Inspired by her overseas experience, she decided to join a multicultural working environment helping foreign friends to know more about China.
Before joining the CRCC Asia, she worked as an English teacher in a language training school. She enjoys politics and law as well as intellectual exchange with people from different cultural backgrounds. She is further exploring different cultures by learning German.
Joseph OlleySenior Business Development Manager Email: email@example.com
Joseph first visited China in 2010 to complete an internship in Marketing. He returned to the University of Birmingham where he was studying Political Science to complete his dissertation on China’s ‘One Child Policy’. Joseph moved to London in 2012 to work for a bespoke tailoring company selling its products and services. He also studied Mandarin at Westminster University and became a member of the China Britain Youth Association.
Joseph returned to Beijing to study Mandarin and took a full time job in marketing working on MasterCard’s 2014 Priceless Beijing Campaign for the duration of 2013. Joseph enjoys golf, art and fashion, is a member of the China Britain Business Council and a certified TEFL teacher.
Sheree WilsonProgram Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheree is from Portmore, Jamaica. She has completed a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management from the University of The West Indies, Mona and an MBA from the Beijing International Studies University. Before moving to China she lived in Panama and worked in the hospitality industry, garnering a plethora of customer service experience.
Sheree believes in living life to the fullest and in her spare time enjoys traveling, meeting new people, dancing, and running.
Silvia FuHR Assistant Email: email@example.com
Silvia graduated from Beijing Agricultural University with a bachelor’s degree in Tourism Management, where she won a scholarship for three consecutive years. She excels at communicating with different people and worked in government for 4 years before joining the CRCC Asia team.
Silvia enjoys golf, swimming and cooking Western, Chinese and Korean food. She likes travelling and making friends with people from all over the world.
Johanna ForsgrenProgram Coordinator Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Johanna graduated from the University of Tampa in Florida with a BA in Government and World Affairs. Shortly after graduation she started working in the CRCC Asia London office as the UK marketing associate, and has since moved to the Beijing office where she works as Program Coordinator of the Business courses.
Originally from Sweden, Johanna has lived in 5 different countries. She studied Mandarin in high school and at university and first traveled to China when doing a semester abroad at Fudan University in Shanghai.
Stephanie XuBusiness Development Manager Email: email@example.com
Stephanie is originally from Beijing and has worked in the city for most of her professional career. She has spent time travelling in Thailand and throughout China. Before joining CRCC Asia she worked in the Education sector for more than 5 years- recruiting English teachers to Beijing.
Stephanie enjoys socializing with her friends, sports (especially swimming) and participating in Chinese Karaoke (KTV)! She likes working in an international environment and seeing projects through to completion.
Jason KanBusiness Development Associate Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jason is from the UK and graduated in 2010 from Warwick University with a BA in Politics and International Studies. He spent two years on the Barclays Investment Bank graduate scheme focusing on risk management, before embarking on a one year round-the-world trip which incorporated being a CRCC programme participant in Shanghai. Upon completion of his travels, he accepted the role of Partnership Manager at a London-based startup specialising in online graduate recruitment.
Alongside his passion for travelling, Jason has an eclectic mix of interests that include personal fitness, sport, amateur theatre, and eating out.
Giulia CantiniProgram Coordinator Email: email@example.com
Giulia is from Italy and graduated from University for Foreign Students in Siena with a Bachelor Degree of Linguistic and cultural Mediation – Translation in tourist and entrepreneurial field. Through her past activities as tutor and Italian teacher she gained professional skills in the educational and counseling field. During her studies she lived in Great Britain where she worked and studied in an international environment. After graduating, Giulia moved to China where she focused on the study of Chinese language increasing her knowledge primarily gained at University.
Living and traveling abroad gave her the opportunity to experience different cultures. Giulia enjoys swimming, pilates and she is interested in contemporary art and photography.