Huiyao Wang is founder and president of one of China’s top independent think tanks, the Center for China and Globalization. He received his MBA from the University of Windsor in 1985, and a PhD in international business and global management from the University of Western Ontario and the University of Manchester.

He was a senior fellow at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, and a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C.