External speakers

Claudia Vernotti

Co-Founder and Director, ChinaEU

Claudia Vernotti is Co-Founder and Director of ChinaEU. She represents ChinaEU at B20 and is responsible for its strategy vis-à-vis China and its Chinese partners, including China Internet Development Foundation, China Labs, Zhongguangcun Digital Culture Industry Alliance and China Information Technology Industry Federation. Fluent in Mandarin, she has studied and worked in China for several years, having served among others for the European Union Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai and the Italian Embassy in Beijing. She holds a Chinese-English bilingual Master’s in International Studies with a focus on International Economics from Johns Hopkins University in Nanjing and Bachelor in Languages and Economic and Legal Institutions of Eastern Asia from Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia.