CEO Dr. Eamon McKinney is an eminent sinologist who is widely regarded as one of the foremost authorities in the world on China related business issues. He has been actively involved with China-Foreign business for more than 30 years and was instrumental in the establishment of the first Foreign joint venture in modern Chinese history. Over the past 25 years he has advised hundreds of foreign companies on their China strategies, including such major corporations as Ford, General Motors, I.B.M. Microsoft, Catapillar, Rolls Royce, Boeing, Pfizer and AstraZeneca. He has authored more than 6 books on the subject and has contributed numerous articles to such prestigious publications as the Economist, The Financial Times and The Far Eastern Economic Review.
Dr. McKinney has a PhD in Chinese studies and an M.B.A. from Northwestern University in Chicago. For his work on A new Industrial business model for the Global Economy" he was nominated for a Nobel prize in Economics, and will soon collect a second Doctorate degree DBA ( Doctor of Business Administration) for his thesis on this subject.
In his role as C.E.O. of China Business Network the company he founded in 1985 he continues to travel the world while overseeing 5 technical operations centers in China. From these state of the art facilities his staff manage the business for foreign companies from more than 7
Dr. Eamon McKinney stays in Qingdao now. He divides him time among Qingdao, London, Los Angeles etc.