2008 Speakers
Chen Deming, 
Minister of Commerce, China
Fu Chengyu, 
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, CNOOC Limited
Gao Xiqing, 
President and Vice Chairman, China Investment Corporation (CIC)
Jiang Jianqing, 
Chairman, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC)
Li Ruogu, 
Chairman and President, The Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim Bank)
Liu Chuanzhi, 
Founder and Former Chairman, Lenovo Group
Shang Fulin, 
Chairman, China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC)
Shao Ning, 
Vice Chairman, State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council of China (SASAC)
Wan Feng, 
Executive Director and President, China Life Insurance Company Limited
Wang Junfeng, 
Chairman of the Management Committee, King & Wood
Xiao Yaqing, 
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Aluminum Corporation of China Limited (CHALCO)
Franny Yao, 
Partner, Ernst & Young, Beijing
Ming Zeng, 
Executive Vice President, Alibaba Group
Levin Zhu, 
President & Chief Executive Officer, China International Capital Corporation (CICC)
Zhu Min, 
Group Executive Vice President, Bank of China



Nigel P. G. Boardman, 
Partner, Slaughter and May
Jin-Yong Cai, 
President of China Investment Banking, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
Peter Clarke, 
Group Chief Executive, Man Group plc
Adam O. Emmerich, 
Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Charles W. Goodyear, 
Chief Executive Officer (Ret.), BHP Billiton
Robert C. A. Hingley, 
Director General, The Panel on Takeovers and Mergers (U.K.)
Cary A. Kochman, 
Co-Head of Mergers & Acquisitions for IBD Americas, UBS Investment Bank
Liew Mun Leong, 
President and Chief Executive Officer, CapitaLand Group
Martin Lipton, 
Founding Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Chairman of the Board of Trustees, New York University
David P. Loevinger, 
Minister-Counselor for Financial Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury
Andrew Low, 
Head of Asia and Chairman of Telecommunications, Media, Entertainment & Technology, Macquarie Group Limited
Alain Maillot, 
Partner, Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier
David C. Michael, 
Senior Partner and Managing Director/Head of Greater China, Boston Consulting Group
Idan Ofer, 
Chairman of the Board, Israel Corporation Ltd
Robin Panovka, 
Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Nayan Gregory Parekh, 
Head of Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions, Novartis International AG
Robert C. Partridge, Jr., 
Managing Director, Transaction Advisory Services Leader – Far East Asia/Greater China, Ernst & Young
Barry F. Schwartz, 
Chief Executive Officer, M & F Worldwide Corp.; Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Administrative Officer, MacAndrews and Forbes Holdings Inc.
John W. Snow, 
Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury; Chairman, Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
Chang Q. Sun, 
Managing Director, Warburg Pincus Asia LLC
Nick Wiles, 
Managing Director and Chairman of UK Investment Banking, Lehman Brothers
Jing Zhao, 
Managing Director, Head of China Investment Banking, Citigroup Global Markets Asia Ltd.
James H. Zukin, 
Chairman of Asia, Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin



Zhang Weiying, 
Dean, Guanghua School of Management of Peking University (Hosting Dean)
Xu Xiaonian, 
Professor, Guanghua School of Management of Peking University
Xu Xinzhong,
Professor & Associate Dean, Guanghua School of Management of Peking University
William T. Allen, 
Nusbaum Professor of Law & Business, New York University; Director, NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business
Lawrence S. Abeln, 
Professor and CEO of Cambridge Corporate Education, Cambridge Judge Business School
Peter Williamson, 
Professor of International Management, Cambridge Judge Business School