An Evening with An Entrepreneur (Limited Seats Only) 对话中国企业家 - 长青集团董事长周银妹

  • When:
    Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Where:
    Octave Living Room, 音昱听堂
    357 Jianguo Xi Lu
  • Price:
    RMB350 including set dinner and wine. Vegetarian guests please contact Cher Lee at least 4 days in advance. Members only.

The British Chamber Shanghai’s Financial Services and Women in Business Focus Groups invite members to an intimate roundtable discussion with Madam Zhou Yin Mei, Chairman and Founder of the Evergreen Group, one of China’s leading private enterprises in the railways and transportation sector and a former British Business Awards finalist.  We are honoured to have one of China’s leading entrepreneurs join us over dinner as she tells her personal journey in the building of an empire, sharing her experiences, trials and tribulations.

Come along and hear about the challenges Madam Zhou has faced and the experiences that have helped shape, influence and develop her into the successful corporate leader she is today.

What does she think it takes to be an entrepreneur in China?
How does she suggest you can become a successful business woman in China?
Does she believe true work-life balance is really possible?

Join us to find out the answers to these questions and more. 

Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to be inspired and gain insight into how to build a successful business, and all under a starry spring night with great wine and a delicious dinner!”

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No-show Policy: Please note you must cancel your reservation in writing to the event contact staff 24 hours in advance. No-shows without prior notification will be charged a no-show fee of RMB100. 

Walk-in Policy: Please note that members who attend the event without prior reservation will be charged a walk-in fee of RMB50 if spaces are still available. 

Speaker Introduction

Madam Zhou Yin Mei

Chairman and Founder of the Evergreen Group

A native of Jiangsu, on graduation from high school, Madam Zhou began a career that started in an agricultural machinery plant, shifted to chemical paints and moved onto the pearl industry.  Whilst raising a family, she was able to save sufficient funds to return to studies and earned an engineering degree at Nanjing University.  She ultimately returned to her home town and in 2005, started to build the Evergreen Group from its beginnings as a private supplier of traffic systems to China’s railways.

Madam Zhou is a member of the Chinese Peasants and Workers Democratic Party and was a representative at the 10th and 11th National People's Congress.  Amongst Madam Zhou’s many accolades, she has been honored as ‘National Outstanding Female Entrepreneur’ 1997, 2005 and 2008, ‘National Outstanding Entrepreneur’ 2003 and 2009, and is also a past China representative at the United Nations World Women's Congress.  She is actively engaged in charity works in her community and currently holds the title of Vice President of the Women Entrepreneurs Association of Jiangsu Province.

Event contact

Cher Lee
+86 21 6218 5022 ext. 24