Chris Devonshire-Ellis, Chairman of Dezan Shira & Associates, and Publisher of the Asia Briefing series of titles about China, India, ASEAN, Russia & the Belt & Road, discusses the development of his firm, the practices operations in China, India, ASEAN and Russia, and how foreign investors can engage with China’s Belt & Road infrastructure projects.
The “Educated Interviews” series are conducted by Enkh Orgodol in Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia.
Chris Devonshire-Ellis is the Founding Partner and Chairman of Dezan Shira & Associates, and Publisher of the Asia Briefing series of titles. He has written over 20 technical guides on conducting business in Asia and is a major academic voice concerning China’s Belt & Road Initiative. He currently lectures about this subject at the Higher School of Economics in Russia.
This book has obtained cult status among China entreprenuers as it details how Chris Devonshire-Ellis started his business consultancy from nothing in 1992 and turned it into one of the most dynamic private firms in China. Lots of tips, recommendations and solid business practices explained in good humour and acquired wisdom.
The Story Of A China Practice was written by Chris Devonshire-Ellis, the Founding Partner of Dezan Shira & Associates in 2007 to celebrate the firms fifteenth year of operations in China.
This unique and currently only available study into the proposed Silk Road Economic Belt examines the institutional, financial and infrastructure projects that are currently underway and in the planning stage across the entire region. Covering over 60 countries, this book explores the regional reforms, potential problems, opportunities and longer term impact that the Silk Road will have upon Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Europe and the United States.