Located centrally on the shoppers’ paradise that is Huaihai Zhong Lu, the Shanghai office is a stone’s throw from People’s Square and the famous Shanghai Museum. The convenient location allows easy accessibility and provides a welcoming environment for every visitor.
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 (Shanghai)
Angela LimShanghai General Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Angela is from Vancouver, Canada and graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, concentrating in International Business and Human Resource Management. She also studied Global Enterprise Management at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2008 and Chinese Language at Tsinghua University in Beijing in 2009.
Prior to moving to Shanghai, she gained over two years of experience working in the Vancouver real estate industry. Angela enjoys traveling, good food, and is interested in the development of China’s economy and culture.
Jenny XuSenior Business Development Manager Email: email@example.com
Jenny is from Shanghai and studied Mandarin at Fudan University. She subsequently studied in The Netherlands and received a Bachelors Degree in International Business and Management from The Hague University. She lived in Paris for two years, working for a French Executive Training company and returned to Shanghai in 2007 where she worked for a Spanish Real Estate and Architecture company for three years.
Jenny enjoys travel and meeting with people from different backgrounds and cultures.
Niall KhoazSenior Business Development Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Niall is British, was born in Saudi Arabia and has also lived in England, France and Ireland. He is at heart an international citizen fulfilling a desire to learn more about China to foster greater cross-cultural understanding. A graduate in French and Communications Studies from the University of Nottingham and former CRCC Asia international program intern, he worked in the marketing department of Shanghai’s leading English language newspaper and as an editor for a top five international management consultancy firm before joining the CRCC Asia team.
A keen biker in and around Shanghai and at race meets in other cities he retains a passion for rugby and supporting the Ireland team.
Cecilia GuoBusiness Development Associate Email: email@example.com
Cecilia was born, raised and educated in Shanghai, China. After completing high school she went on to study for her Bachelor Degree in International Trade at Shanghai Ocean University. She is an outgoing and dynamic person and loves to challenge herself in new environments. While studying at university, she worked part-time at a busy café on Shanghai’s Bund and it was here that she fell in love with meeting new people from all around the world!
She loves Shanghai; it’s a great and energetic city full of challenges and opportunities for any young person. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, reading and watching sports. In particular, she enjoys watching football games; Chelsea is her favorite club!
Kelley MaHR Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kelley is from Shanghai and graduated from Shanghai Maritime University with a Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering. She also studied at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and partook in an Exchange Program with Lehigh University in the US.
Kelley previously worked for the Human Resources Organization, FESCO and enjoys travel, reading and cross cultural training.
Faye ChenSenior Program Manager Email: email@example.com
Faye was born and raised in Shanghai and graduated from Shanghai University with a bachelor’s degree in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language. She has taught Chinese for 3 years and has experience working as an international client representative in a local game company and in outsourcing for multinational companies to recruit local employees.
Faye enjoys communicating with people from all over the world and has an interest in different cultures. She loves to bike, as well as cooking and trying new foods – especially when travelling!
Sarah GehlhaarSenior Program Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah is from the UK and graduated from the University of Leeds with a BA in History and East Asian Studies. She then went on to complete her MA in Chinese and Business at Leeds University Business School. Here she specialized in Chinese business culture and internationalization of firms. A former CRCC Asia Intern in Beijing, Sarah later worked in the London office before ultimately being drawn back to the vibrancy and people of Shanghai.
Sarah loves meeting new people and experiencing new cultures. She has a free-spirited approach to life, love and the future, and hopes to help introduce people to the city that she has been captivated by.
Grace WongProgram Coordinator Email: email@example.com
Grace was born and raised in Sydney, where she completed a B of Commerce and B of Arts at the University of New South Wales, majoring in International Business, Marketing and Chinese Studies. In 2012, Grace completed a half-year exchange semester at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo, China (UNNC) studying Chinese Language.
Returning to Sydney in 2013, Grace interned at CRCC Asia’s Sydney office as a Marketing Associate. She is now back in Shanghai with CRCC Asia, keen to expand her business and cultural experience in China!
Licia RaichiniProgram Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Licia is from Perugia, Italy and graduated from Ca’Foscari University of Venice with a bachelors degree and subsequently with a masters degree in English and Chinese Translation and Interpreting. In 2010, she was awarded a one-year scholarship by the Chinese government to study at Xi’An International Studies University.
She has been working as a free lance translator for the past few years and speaks English, Italian, and Chinese. Licia enjoys traveling and learning new languages, as well as cinema and cooking.
Nishat AliGlobal Business Associate Email: email@example.com
Nishat studied Chinese at SOAS, University of London and spent a year abroad in China studying Chinese Language and Culture at Beijing Normal University. She is an avid learner of Mandarin having first studied the language at secondary school and has been involved in a wide variety of Chinese educational programmes over the years, including participating in a three-week China immersion course to Hangzhou in 2004. One of her proudest achievements is winning the HSBC-British Council National Chinese Speaking Competition in 2005 and 2006.
Nishat has a keen interest in Chinese politics, international relations and history, having previously worked on the China programme at a pan-European foreign policy think-tank. She has travelled extensively throughout China and looks forward to many new challenges working for CRCC Asia in London and Shanghai!
Anisha KainthBusiness Development Associate Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Anisha is from the UK and has graduated from King’s College London, with a BA in Human Geography. After graduating she travelled through SE Asia: Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia and Singapore. Anisha continued her studies at King’s College London, completing an MSc in China & Globalization. She specialized on Chinese Business and has a keen interest in UK-Chinese relations. She completed the Generation UK programme, spending two months interning in Shanghai, which inspired her to come back.
Anisha has a passion for travelling and loves experiencing new cultures. She is a real foodie always seeking new and interesting restaurants.