Co-Founder & Director,ChinaEU

ChinaEUClaudia Vernotti is the Director of ChinaEU, which she co-founded in early 2015with the mission to promote high-level dialogue and cooperation among Chinese and European tech industry leaders and policy-makers. At ChinaEU, Claudia oversees a range of business projects and events, in sectors such as smart cities, e-commerce, new retail and digital tourism. Fluent in Mandarin, she has studied and worked in China for five years. Among others, she served for the European Union Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai and the Italian Embassy in Beijing. She holds a Chinese-English bilingual Masterin International Relations from the Johns Hopkins University campus in Nanjing and a Master in E-Commerce and Customer Experience from the 24Ore Business School.