Class Profile

W. P. Carey EMBA in Shanghai Program with SNAI

Class Profile

The W. P. Carey EMBA in Shanghai has attracted many elite students who are senior executive leaders of the largest state-owned enterprises in China. Our current students and alumni are from Shanghai, Beijing, Guangdong, Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Sichuan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore. A majority hold high-level management position in financial institutions, large state-owned enterprises and government agencies.

  • Average age: 42
  • Average work experience: 18 years
  • Average management experience: 14 years
  • Students with master’s or Ph.D.s: 36%

Sample positions held by current students and alumni:

  • Vice-Mayor, Shanghai City Government (4 Vice Mayors)
  • Vice Governors of two major provinces
  • Mayors of six major cities with over 4 million people
  • Chairman of Political Consultation Committee of Shanghai
  • Director, Hebei Provincial Personnel Management
  • Director Generals, State Owned Assets Management & Supervision Commission- Shanghai Region, Zhejiang and Jiangxi
  • Deputy Commissioners of China Securities Exchange Commission (in charge of securities and commodity trading respectively)
  • Secretary General, Shanghai City Government
  • CEO, Shanghai Stock Exchange
  • CEO, Shanghai Futures Exchange
  • CEO, Baoshan Iron & Steel
  • President, China Construction Bank, Shanghai Region
  • President, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Shanghai Region
  • President, Bank of China, Shanghai Region
  • Chairman, Shanghai Pudong Development Bank
  • Chairman, China International Futures Co.
  • Chairman, Bank of Shanghai
  • Chairman, Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank
  • Chairman, Shanghai Dongjiang (Group) Co.
  • Chairman, Shanghai Electric Group Co., Ltd.
  • Chairman, Sichuan Hongda (Group) Co., Ltd.
  • Chairman, Shanghai Yalong investment Group Co., Ltd.
  • Chairman, Shanghai Airlines
  • Chairman, Orient Securities Co. Ltd.
  • Chairman, Guotaijunan Investment Management Co., Ltd.
  • Chairman, Party Secretary, Bright Food (Group) Co., Ltd.
  • Chairman, Party Secretary,  Zhejiang Provincial Energy Group Co., Ltd.
  • Chairman, Union Bank of Hangzhou
  • Chairman, Bailian Group Co., Ltd.
  • Chairman, Ping An Annuity Insurance Company of China, Ltd.
  • Vice President, Shanghai Industrial Investment (Holdings) Co., Ltd.
  • Vice-President, Shanghai Auto Industrial Group (SAIC)