Small & Medium Enterprises

Mission Statement

The Small & Medium Enterprises Focus Group offers a platform to enhance the commercial operation of businesses with limited resources in China. We plan to do this through peer support and sharing of experience and knowledge with other focus groups. 

BritCham Shanghai SME Helpdesk - extends to the end of July

Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Launched in April, the BritCham Shanghai SME Helpdesk programme offers small and medium-sized members Free Consultations with volunteer experts on legal, accounting, finance, business strategy, human recourses and policies related enquiries.

Focus Group Members

Chair: Fabrizio Ulivi, Shi Bisset & Associates


Stephen Graham, Graham Education Consulting
Penny Jin, Founder, iStage
Christine Wang, Head of Business Development, Tricor China
Connie Zhang, Administrative Manager, Shanghai Mammoth
Sandrine Delabriere, Founder & Managing Director, Pourquoi pas
Kristina Koehler- Coluccia, Head of Business Advisory, Woodburn Accountants and Advisors
Jonathan Chapon, General Manager, Abacare
Maggie Hu, China immigration manager, Santa Fe Relocation
Peter Law, Partner, Tax Service, MAZARS

Chamber Executive Committee Sponsor: Linian Li, Country Manager, Modern Water

Chamber Office Facilitator: Jun Wang

Past Events, 2020:

15 Mar 2020 - Co-hosted with Canadian and Italian Chambers: Start-up Business for Entrepreneurs in China during COVID-19  
26 Mar 2020 SME roundtable series – Business Management for SMEs 
25 May 2020: SME roundtable series – Cash-Flow Accelerator Agenda for SME, it's recording: link.

Podcast: Covid-19: The road to recovery for SME in China [Live Lounge Podcast Series - S3E1] produced by BritCham Marketing Committee

Other Programme: SME Helpdesk (started in April 2020) 

Past Events, 2018-2019

14 November 2019 – SME & Financial Service FGs Joint Seminar:  Cross-border Payment for Foreign Companies in China

22 March 2019 - SME & Legal FGs Joint Seminar: Grow & Protect Your Business in China in 2019
18 September 2018 - 10 Reasons Why Some Businesses Are NOT Successful in The Chinese Market
28 May 2018 - Navigating China as A New Exporter
9 May 2018 - SME & Legal FGs Joint Seminar: Protecting Trade Secrets

If you would like to apply for the Small and Medium Enterprises Focus Group member, please send a brief introduction and motivation for joining to Jun Wang.

If you would like to recommend an event, or find more details about this Focus Group, please also contact Chamber Staff Jun Wang.

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