Growing Chinese investments abroad present opportunities for The WIL Group
-WIL Group’s Shanghai conference ‘Serving Our Clients Globally’ raises the bar, and leaves delegates with some ‘food for thought’-
The WIL Group’s Shanghai conference held between 8th to 11th May threw the spotlight on the Chinese market; illustrating how it has changed and the global business opportunities being presented for competitive companies with vast talent pools.
The event hosted a number of revered speakers, including business representatives from Ernst & Young, Ping An Group and Metlife China, as well as officials from the European Chamber of Commerce in China and Zhang Zong Wei – a senior official for the Chinese government.
Bertrand Regnier, a partner at Ernst & Young gave a presentation on China’s outbound investment, which covered the theme of cooperation with other countries and the belt and road approach.
Zhang Zong Wel covered off the theme of foreign investment – highlighting the investments made overseas; 70 per cent of which from private Chinese companies.
Commenting on the conference, Moises Assayag the WIL Group member for Brazil, said: “A wonderful opportunity to experience that reiterated instance in which the combination of good planning, under a well crafted strategy and relentless execution works wonders for an institution, company or country!”
Serdar Sarigul from the Turkish member firm, added: “The WIL Group Conference gave us the opportunity to feel the real power of our global network of partners as a group which is truly client-driven, focusing on the real needs of industries and sectors, providing value adding solutions with very dedicated people at the high quality via business transformation and interim management in a fast changing world.”
Patrick Laredo, WIL Group chairman, said: “The conference was a real success, and was attended by clients and partners from across the world.
“During the event, we outlined the future growth plans of the group including the need to develop further cross-border activity, which requires the need to further enhance relationships, as well as embrace the ambition to serve our clients worldwide. These are exciting times for our industry.”