[Webinar] Yardi Presents: CRECCHKI - The 30th Gurus' Breakfast Chitchat

August 5th 2020 to August 5th 2020

We are presenting the "Yardi Presents: Gurus' Breakfast Chitchat" for our Corporate Members on August 5, 2020.

New ideas, behind-the-scenes thoughts, private sharing are for you to discover and enjoy the chat with our guest speaker: Mr. Joe Zhang, Former Vice-chairman of YZ Asset Recovery and Ms. May Yan, Managing Director of Research of UBS. Joe will lead a discussion of "An Unfolding Debt Crisis in China".

Yardi Presents: CRECCHKI Corporate Members Benefit: Gurus' Breakfast Chitchat


An Unfolding Debt Crisis in China

August 5, 2020 (Wednesday)

8:50am Online Registration
9:00am Guest Speaker Sharing
10:00am End of Webinar

Online - Zoom


Guest Speakers

Mr. Joe Zhang
Former Vice-chairman
YX Asset Recovery

Joe Zhang, 57, is a former research analyst, investment banker and corporate executive. Retired, he sits on the boards of directors of such companies as Fosun International (656.HK), Logan Property (3380.HK), and Luye Pharmaceutical (2186.HK).

Joe currently serves as Vice-chairman of YX Asset Recovery, the largest credit card debt restructuring firm in China with 13,000 employees. With 29 call centres around China, they focus on long-dated consumer debts at state banks.

He started his career as an economist in 1986 at the central bank, the People’s Bank of China. 
In 1989, the central bank sent him to the Australian National University to pursue higher degrees. He then taught finance at the University of Canberra for three years (1991-94).
He came to Hong Kong to work at investment banks in 1994, mostly as head of China research and then deputy head of investment bank at UBS. In 2006-08, as C.O.O., he ran a Hong Kong-listed state-owned enterprise, Shenzhen Investment (694.HK). He has been published at FT, New York Times, SCMP, The Economist and Bloomberg. 

Ms. May Yan
Managing Director of Research

May Yan is a Managing Director and leads UBS equity research coverage of the Greater China Financials and Fintech sector since 2017. May has been consistently ranked as top research equity analyst on the street. In the most recent 2020 Asia Institutional Investor (II) survey, her bank team ranked no. 3 and as an individual analyst she ranked no.2. In the 2019 China II, her team ranked as runner-up overall and second place for the overseas category.

Points to note:

  • Successful applicants will receive a confirmation email before the event.
  • Please note that the Chamber reserves the right to decline any booking, change or cancel the event without explanation.

Email: events@crecchki.org
Tel: (852) 2153 9683 / 2153 9273


About our Platinum Innovation Sponsor: Yardi System Inc.

Yardi is a leading provider of software solutions for the real estate industry. With offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Tokyo, we’ve been supporting companies across Asia for over 17 years.   


Our solutions help clients manage their “end to end” investment, asset and property management functions more efficiently.   

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