December 6-8, 2017: Guangzhou, People's Republic of China

2017 Select Participants List in formation

H.E. Yousef Al-Benyan

Vice Chairman and CEO
Saudi Basic Industries Corp.

Joe Almeida

Chair and CEO
Baxter International

Kilian Berz

Global Leader, Financial Institutions Practice
The Boston Consulting Group

Maarten Bijl

Global Vice President, Energy and CEO
China SHV Holdings N.V.

Nate Blecharczyk

Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Airbnb; Chairman
Airbnb China

Terry Branstad

United States Ambassador to China Embassy of the People's Republic of China

Carlos Brito

Chief Executive Officer
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV/SA

James Cameron

Managing Director, Co-Head of Infrastructure and Real Estate Group, Asia-Pacific

Clay Chandler

Co-chair, Fortune Global Forum and Brainstorm TECH International; Executive Editor
Time International

Chen Yudong

Bosch (China) Investment Ltd.

Kelvin Chen Chi

Chief Executive Officer

Wei Sun Christianson

Co-CEO, Asia Pacific and China CEO
Morgan Stanley

Victor Chu

First Eastern Investment Group

Geoff Colvin

Senior Editor-at-Large

Tim Cook

Chief Executive Officer

Angela Dong

General Manager, Nike Greater China; Vice President
Nike, Inc.

Rachel Duan

President and CEO, GE China; Senior Vice President

Nigel Duffy

Global AI Leader and Member, Global Executive Management

Michael Dunne

Dunne Automotive Ltd.

Nina Easton

Chair, MPW International and Co-chair, Global Forum

Börje Ekholm

President and CEO

Paul Fang

Chairman & CEO
Midea Group

Jaime FlorCruz

China Chairman
Fortune Global Forum

Bill Ford

Executive Chairman
Ford Motor Co.

Victor Fung

Group Chairman of Fung Group and Honorary Chairman
Li & Fung Limited

Erik Fyrwald

Chief Executive Officer

Alain Galliano

Vice President
Métropole de Lyon

Pankaj Ghemawat

Anselmo Rubiralta Professor of Global Strategy
IESE Business School

Nancy Gibbs

Editorial Director
Time Inc. News Group

Terry Gou

Founder and CEO
Foxconn Technology Group

Stuart Gulliver

Group Chief Executive
HSBC Holdings plc

John Haley

Chief Executive Officer
Willis Towers Watson PLC

Mark Hoplamazian

President and CEO
Hyatt Hotels Corp.

Jiang Chunyu

Board Director, Director of International Center
CEFC China Energy Company Limited

Jeffrey Katzenberg

Founder and Managing Partner

Rik Kirkland

Partner, Global Publishing
McKinsey & Company

Daniel Klier

Group Head of Strategy and Global Head of Sustainable Finance
HSBC Holdings PLC

Henry Kravis

Co-chairman and Co-CEO
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.

Arthur Kroeber

Editor, China Economic Quarterly; Founding Partner and Head of Research
Gavekal Dragonomics

Adam Lashinsky

Executive Editor and Editorial Director, Brainstorm TECH

Marc Lautenbach

President and CEO
Pitney Bowes Inc.

Clifton Leaf


Deborah Lehr

Senior Fellow, Paulson Institute; CEO and Founding Partner

Yinuo Li

Director, China Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

David Li

Mansfield Freeman Chair Professor of the School of Economics and Management
Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management

Tomson Li

Chairman and CEO
TCL Corp.

Li Chuyuan

Guangzhou Pharmaceutical Holdings Ltd.

Li Junfeng

National Center for Climate Strategy and International Cooperation

Li Qingkui

China Southern Power Grid Co., Ltd.

Li Ruigang

China Media Capital Group

Li Shanmin

Vice President
Sun Yat-sen University

Li Tongbin

Executive Vice President and Chief Engineer
China Southern Airlines Co., Ltd.

Li Zheng

Chief Financial Officer of Zenmen Group and LinkSure; Global Rotating President

Liu Qiuming

China Minsheng Investment Group Capital

Liu Yang

Chairperson and Chief Investment Officer
Atlantis Investment Management Group

Michael Ma

Chief Executive Officer
WME | IMG China

Jack Ma

Executive Chairman
Alibaba Group

Pony Ma

Co-founder, Chairman of the Board and CEO

David Manke

Vice President, International Government Affairs
United Technologies Corp.

Strive Masiyiwa

Founder and Group Executive Chairman
Econet Wireless Group

Jim McIlvenny

President, Dow Asia Pacific
The Dow Chemical Co.

Steve Milligan

Chief Executive Officer
Western Digital Corporation

Yasuhide Mizuno

Chairman and President, China
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Kevin Mo

Managing Director
Paulson Institute

Jon Moeller

Vice Chairman and CFO
Procter & Gamble

Andy Mok

Managing Director
Red Pagoda Resources

Alan Murray

President, Fortune and Chief Content Officer
Time Inc.

Joe Ngai

Managing Partner, Greater China
McKinsey & Company

Brian O'Keefe

Deputy Editor

Stefan Oschmann

Chairman and CEO
Merck KGaA

Pan Shiyi

Co-founder and Chairman
SOHO China

Henry M. Paulson Jr.

Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury; Chairman
Paulson Institute

Greg Penner

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Walmart Stores, Inc.

Stefano Pessina

Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Walgreens Boots Alliance

Michael Pettis

Professor of Finance, Guanghua School of Management
Peking University

Jean-Christophe Pointeau

China Sanofi

Guy Port

Managing Director Asia
Nielsen Sports

Penny Pritzker

Founder and Chairman, PSP Capital, Former Secretary of Commerce
U.S. Department of Commerce

Lihong Qin

Co-founder and President

Vincent Qiu

Chief Executive Officer
Baozun Inc.

Noel Quinn

Chief Executive, Global Commercial Banking

Rashid Qureshi

Chief Executive Officer, Greater China
Nestlé S.A.

Joshua Cooper Ramo

Vice Chairman
Kissinger Associates, Inc.

Karen Reddington

President, Asia Pacific Division
FedEx Express

Marvin Rees


Till Reuter

Chief Executive Officer

Stephane Rinderknech

Chief Executive Officer, China
L'Oreal China Co., Ltd.

Jan Rinnert

hairman of the Management Board
Heraeus Holding GmbH

Andrew Robb

Former Australia Minister for Trade and Investment; Chairman, Asialink
University of Melbourne

Chuck Robbins

Chief Executive Officer

Sha Sha

Senior Partner, Hong Kong
McKinsey & Company

Robert Simonds

Chairman and CEO
STX Entertainment

Paul Smith

President and CEO
CFA Institute

Soichiro Takashima

City of Fukuoka

Tony Tan

McKinsey & Company

Tan Wangeng

President and CEO
China Southern Airlines Co., Ltd.

Ning Tang

Founder and CEO

The Right Honorable Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister of Canada

Hans Tung

Managing Partner
GGV Capital

Jing Ulrich

Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific
J.P. Morgan

Frans van Houten

Chairman of the Board of Management and Executive Committee and CEO
Royal Philips NV

Jay Walker

Co-founder and CEO, Upside and Founder

Wan Min

Director, President and Deputy Party Secretary
China COSCO Shipping

Davis Wang

Co-founder and CEO

Kevin Wang

Senior Partner
McKinsey & Company

James Wang

Founder and Chairman
Amer International Group Co. Ltd.

Tian Wei

Host and Moderator

Deborah Weinswig

Managing Director
Fung Global Retail & Technology

Wen Guohui

Deputy Secretary of the CPC Guangzhou Municipal Committee; Director of FGF 2017 Organizing Committee; Mayor
Guangzhou Municipal Government

Jonathan Woetzel

McKinsey & Company

Wu Guodi

Chairman of the Board China
China International Energy Group Co., LTD (CIEG)

Xiang Bing

Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business

Xu Lirong

Chairman China
COSCO Shipping

Xu Niansha

China Poly Group Corp.

Shoei Yamana

President, Executive Representative Director and CEO
Konica Minolta

Yan Hao

Pacific Construction Group Company Limited

Jerry Yang

Yahoo Inc.

Yang Haoyong

Chief Executive Officer

Yao Wang

Director General
International Institute of Green Finance

Ye Qing

Shenzhen Institute of Building Research

Shunee Yee

Founder, President and CEO
CSOFT International Ltd.

Francis Yeoh Sock Ping

Managing Director and Executive Director
YTL Corporation

George Yip

Professor, Marketing and Strategy
Imperial College London

Eunice Yoon

China Bureau Chief and Senior Correspondent

Shirley Yu-Tsui

Group Country Manager, Greater China
Visa Inc.

Victor Yuan

Dataway Horizon

Yang Yuanqing

Chairman and CEO
Lenovo Group Ltd.

Zang Jianjun

Executive Director, Board of Directors
CEFC China Energy Company Limited

Zeng Qinghong

Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd.

Jian Zhang

Partner and Director of Operations, Asia
DGBK Architects

Zhang Xin

Chief Executive Officer
SOHO China

Zhang Jin

Chairman of the Board
Cedar Holdings

Zhang Lei

Founder, Chairman and CEO
Hillhouse Capital Management Group

Zhang Ruimin

Chairman and CEO
Haier Group Corporation

Zhang Siding


Zhang Xiaoqiang

Executive Vice Chairman and CEO
China Center for International Economic Exchanges

Zhang Xuhao

Chief Executive Officer
Rajax Network & Technology Co. (

Zhang Ying

Vice President

Zhang Zhaoxing

Yuexiu Holding Limited

Zhao Yan

Bloomage BioTechnology Corporation Ltd.

Zhou Wei

Managing Partner
China Creation Ventures