Professor Sun is the Director International of Business Research Institute and Visiting Professor at Business School, University of Chester. His current and past academic affiliation includes Fellowships at RAI – Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford, ASH Center, Kennedy School of Harvard University, Center for American Studies, Peking University and Asian Studies Center, SciencesPo., Paris.
Denise Mullen is an award-winning communications professional and former daily newspaper news editor and feature writer.
A former MD at Saatchi and Saatchi, she was a main board director (business development – UK and Europe) for the UK’s largest independent PR network, Harrison Cowley in London, and part of Lord Chadlington’s board at Huntsworth when the company was sold – now renamed Grayling PR and Public Affairs.
Dr Ying Zhao is a PhD researcher at the Business Research Institute with a particular interest in crowdfunding and entrepreneurial studies. She also holds an MBA in Global Financial Services from Coventry University, an MA in International Financial Analysis and a BA in Accounting and Finance from Newcastle University.