Helen Tu, Executive Director of Chic Group and board member of Italy China foundation is also Nanjing Investment Promotion Ambassador.
Graduated from Syracuse University, New York, USA, with a major in international accounting, Helen Tu started her career between China and Italy, experiencing Italian lifestyle and Western commercial know-how. She is now leading her team of experts in urban planning, investments and internationalisation with solid competences in multicultural management and operations.
In the early 2000s, with her Group, Helen Tu leveraged her Western understanding of the European lifestyle to drive Chinese entrepreneurs to integrate a ‘Western Touch’ into their business models.
Today, Helen and her Group work with many international institutions, such as Italy China Foundation of which she is a board member, promoting economic and cultural exchanges between China and Italy, introducing (SME) companies to the Chinese market and supporting them with the aim of settling a professional platform for international industrial resources in China.