President of China Operation for Intellectual Ventures
Mr. Yan is President of China Operation for Intellectual Ventures, a Washington based multi-billion Dollar investment firm focusing on intellectual properties. Prior to that, Mr. Yan had long and distinguished career in banking and finance with some of the world’s leading financial institutions. His experience stretches from Bank of China in FICC business in 80’s through stints Lehman Brothers in Fixed Income, FleetBoston as MD and Head of Greater China and most recently at AIG Financial Product as MD and Head of China.
Yan Sheng also worked for few other firms including Tokyo Mitsubishi Intl, Commonwealth Bank Australia and South Africa based Standard Bank. Altogether, Mr. Yan has about 30 years’ experience in Asia, New York and Europe working at investment banks, banks and funds management companies. His expertise includes management, fund raising, sales and trading, investment and corporate advisories.
CoDev Asia is your comprehensive source for open innovation learning. This year’s conference will bring together a faculty of leading experts and advanced practitioners prepared to share their experiences and candid insights on the latest trends, what’s working, what’s not, as well as the future direction of co-development and open innovation strategies.
CoDev Asia will be taking a closer look at how open innovation efforts are helping top companies build capabilities and networks to create business value. The program features keynote presentations, case studies, and panels with top innovation leaders representing: Kraft Foods, Procter & Gamble, Johnson & Johnson, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, WD-40 Company, Asia Pulp & Paper, ADP China and more.
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