Zhou Yuan

Zhou Yuan

Chief Strategy Officer, China Investment Corporation (CIC)

Prior to his current role as chief strategy officer, Zhou Yuan served as head of alternative investment department, special investment department, and asset allocation and strategic research department of CIC. Previously, Zhou served as executive vice chairman of Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange, as head of Asia business development at Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and as president of Zeta Institute of Finance and Risk Management.

Zhou has also served as top executive for finance, treasury, risk and clearing at Hong Kong Futures Exchange, as UBS’ senior-most banker in China, and as head of research of State Street Bank in Boston.