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TCG Participates in Investment Forum on Foreign Property Development at U.S. Embassy Beijing

TCG Press Release

December 16, 2013


BEIJING - TCG Founder & CEO, Jack Z. Chen, worked with U.S. Ambassador Gary Locke and Head of Economic Strategy & Investment Unit at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing Bridget Davis to organize the “Ambassador's Investment Forum Event Promoting Chinese Investment into the U.S. Property Development Sector” at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing. Mr. Chen shared his expertise on engaging stakeholders and structuring successful deals with a panel on effective cross-border investment strategies, moderated by CCTV anchor, Tian Wei. The panel feature City Administrator of Washington D.C., Allen Lew, Real-Estate Managing Partner at Deloitte China, Richard Ho, and Chair of Public Affairs Practice at Fleishman-Hillard, Bill Black.

The forum was preceded by a luncheon at the residence of Ambassador Locke for CEOs and directors of prominent Chinese and American property development firms, including Pan Shiyi and Zhang Xin, Chairman and CEO of Soho China, respectively, Ren Zhiqiang, CEO of China Resources Group, Vincent Mo, Chairman of SouFun, Zhang Li, Chairman and CEO of Guangzhou R&F Properties, Andrew Zhou, Chairman & CEO of Ping An Real-Estate, Feng Lun, CEO of Vantone Group, James Xia, CEO of Evergrade, and Rob Speyer, CEO of Tishman Speyer. Also participating were William Zarit, Commercial Affairs Minister for the U.S. Embassy in Beijing and Jeremy Hallisey, Director of Economic Development of the Mayor's Office of San Francisco.

This forum marks the debut of a new quarterly series of sector-specific investment events hosted at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, that bring top CEOs, international service firms and high-ranking representatives together to share developments at the forefront of international economics and investment.

Jack Chen with U.S. Ambassador Gary Locke
Jack Chen with Zhang Li, Chairman & CEO of Guangzhou R&F Properties
Jack Chen sitting on a panel moderated by CCTV's Tian Wei

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Transworld Capital Group (TCG) provides cross-border strategic advisory and mergers and acquisition assistance to a diverse array of clients in the United States and across the Asia-Pacific Region. TCG also makes direct investments in select opportunities with unique cross-border value creation potential. With offices in Los Angeles, Shanghai and Hong Kong, we are uniquely positioned to help our clients and portfolio companies capitalize on opportunities which are not available in their home markets. TCG has set itself apart from other firms with an established track record of building industry-leading companies and completing several landmark transactions. More information can be found at www.transworldgroups.com.