Dr. Liang Hong
Director of the Institute of Innovation and Industry Studies
Hillhouse Capital Management
Dr. Liang Hong joined Hillhouse Capital management in June 2020. She is the Director of the Institute of Innovation and Industry Studies.
Before that, Dr. Liang worked at China International Capital Corporation (CICC) between 2008 until end-May 2020, was a member of the firm’s Management Committee since 2014, and served various roles including the head of Research Department, the head of Capital Markets Department, and co-head of Sales and Trading Department. Dr. Liang joined CICC from Goldman Sachs (Asia) L.L.C. where she served as the Managing Director, and the chief China economist & Co-head of Asian Pacific Economic Research during 2003 – 2008. Before that, she worked at the International Monetary Fund as an economist from 1998 to 2003.
Ms. Liang obtained her Ph.D. in Economics from Georgetown University in 1998, and her Bachelor Degree in International Relations from Peking University in 1991. She has published widely in both academic as well as leading business journals on exchange rate issues and the Chinese economy.