China Business is a specialized website providing actual information and insights on aspects of doing business in China.
The main information domains include Investment, Corporate Finance, Human Resources, Enterprise, Risk Management and Commerce & Trade. These domains have been carefully selected as the related topics are relevant to the majority of organizations doing business in and with China, and are generally not limited to any sector or industry specific.
Data from multiple official sources serves as the basis for our articles and publications. When creating an article or insight, data is first collected, translated, structured and analyzed in-depth before it is turned into information, which aims to support entrepreneurs with doing business in and with China.
Richard van Ostende
China Business has been founded by Richard van Ostende.
Richard has been working in China since 2007, taking up senior management positions at foreign invested companies of European origin, active in the Maritime and Automotive industries.
Richard has completed his Doctor of Business Administration with Honors and Master in Business Research with Distinction at UGSM-Monarch Business School Switzerland, specializing in Foreign Direct Investment into China. His research has focused on the determinants of the strategic decision-making process to invest. Richard further holds a Master of Business Administration from Business School Netherlands and a Bachelor in Financial Services Management from Inholland University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands.
Richard's expertise in the field of foreign Investment into China has been widely acknowledged. He is named Honorary Ambassador for Investment Promotion of Nanjing Gulou District Government and Honorary Strategic Partner for Investment promotion of Nanjing Jianye District Government.
Academically, Richard holds the position of Adjunct Professor for China Studies at UGSM-Monarch Business School Switzerland.