Zhiyi He is Professor and Chairman of New Huadu Business School and Executive Editor of Peking University Business Review. He earned his Ph.D from the School of Management, Fudan University and his Post-doctor from Guanghua School of Management, Peking University.
Mr. He has performed excellently in the fields of academics, government and enterprise. As a scholar in the science of management, he is committed to formulating the management modes of Chinese enterprises and integrating the management practice into theoretical framework. Accordingly, he built the center of enterprise case studies, focusing on the cases of Chinese enterprises and their management, setting up the corpus of case studies and promoting the case study as a part of teaching curriculum. In issuing the Peking University Business Review, Mr. He bridged management practice with the theory of Chinese enterprises. As a businessman, he has engaged with both state-owned and private enterprises, which still play a prominent part in the market. As a social worker, he devotes himself to the promotion of corporate social responsibility (CSR) of Chinese enterprises and the active involvement of charity. He sponsored the establishment of CSR League, and started the ranking of the Most Respectable Enterprises in China. In 2010 he was appointed as the Chairman of New Huadu Business School with a view to combining education with charity, and innovation with traditional culture.