Roundtable Chat with Kevyn Kennedy on the Business Culture in China
Fri, January 31, 2014 • 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM • Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118
2:00-3:00PM - Reception with light refreshments
3:15-4:30PM - Roundtable Chat
Mr. Kennedy has over fifteen years of experience conducting and managing commercial inquiries throughout Greater China. Prior to founding China Business Intelligence in Taiwan in 1999, Mr. Kennedy worked as an investigator for the International Federation of Spirits Producers, and managed the IP Division of Pinkerton Consulting and Investigations in Taiwan. A U.S. Navy veteran with journalistic experience, Mr. Kennedy speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese.
He holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Texas and a master's degree in Finance from Texas A&M University. He is the author or subject of multiple articles on business intelligence and supplier vetting in China.
Mr. Kennedy established the Bill and Tomiko Kennedy Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Chinese Studies in honor of his parents. This scholarship supports upper-level undergraduates who study Chinese language, literature, culture, and history at UT.