Secrets to Success by Helen Zhu, Head of China Equities, BlackRock

8/F, KPMG, Prince's Building, Central
12:30–2.00 p.m., registration from 12.00 p.m.
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Registration Deadline: 1st Jun 2016

•    Her professional journey to becoming the Head of China Equities for BlackRock  
•    Tips for balancing a busy career while raising four young children
•    Her advice for women professionals on how to network effectively and build their personal brand  

Helen Zhu is Head of China Equities for BlackRock’s Fundamental Equities (active investment management) group. Her responsibilities include managing China equities investment portfolios and overseeing the China research team in idea generation for China related investments across sectors / products. She also develops the China equities active investing business offshore and onshore in cooperation with other parts of the firm. 

Before joining BlackRock in 2014, Helen spent eight years at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong where as Chief China Strategist, she focused on setting Goldman Sachs’ market views for China equities across A and H shares, identifying key China investment themes, and communicating both macro and sector views in a variety of mediums to the firm’s institutional clients. Prior to this, Helen was Goldman Sachs’ Business Unit leader for the Asia Telecom/Internet sector research team and Head of Asia telecom research. Before joining Goldman Sachs, Helen worked at ABN AMRO where she was sector head of the Asian telecom research team, and also at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in Hong Kong and New York. 

Helen was educated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she studied Electrical Engineering & Computer Science. 

All proceeds will go to The Women's Foundation Cambridge Scholarship Scheme which sends deserving Hong Kong students to pursue the M Phil in Multi-disciplinary Gender Studies. 

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