Strategic Advisor, Chicago, Beijing
Anita is the Managing Director of Royal Roots Global Inc. She has 15 years of management-consulting experience in market entry, investments and negotiation, serving Chinese companies in the U.S. and U.S. companies in China. Her work experience spans China, Hong Kong, Singapore, the U.K. and the U.S.
In her prior experience, Anita was a commodity futures trader on the SIMEX floor and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange floor. She also spent eight years in the Treasury Department of four leading European banks in Hong Kong, trading debt-market instruments, currencies and derivative instruments.
Anita is featured regularly by the press to share her experience in the U.S.-China bilateral markets, including The Financial Times, World News Journal, China Fortune, China Daily, Crain’s Chicago Business, Business 2.0, WTTW Channel 11, China’s Technological Pioneers magazine, and Xinhua News Agency.
Anita holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, and a BBA Summa Cum Laude in economics from Loyola University in Chicago. She is a Fellow of the World Academy of Productivity Science and a member of the Expert Committee of the Beijing-based Chinese Business Productivity Research Center.