Dr Edward Tse is Founder & CEO of Gao Feng Advisory Company, a global strategy and management consulting firm with roots in China. He previously led the China business of the Boston Consulting Group and Booz Allen Hamilton/Booz & Company, respectively for a period of 20 years.
Often described as “China’s leading global strategy consultant”, he was a leader of the team that set up and led China’s first government-authorized office (in Shanghai) among all international strategy consulting firms in the early 1990s. Dr Tse specializes in the definition and implementation of business strategy, organizational effectiveness and corporate transformation across various industries, as well as cross-cultural partnerships and mergers & acquisitions. He has assisted hundreds of companies – headquartered both within and outside China – on all aspects of business related to China and its integration with the rest of the world.
He also consults to public sector organizations such as the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank and the Chinese Government on issues related to policies, state-owned enterprise reform and competitiveness. He has served on the board of several large Chinese national enterprises, as a special policy advisor of the Shanghai Municipal Government and member for Hong Kong SAR Government’s Commission for Strategic Development.
He is the author of over 200 articles and four books, including the award-winning The China Strategy and the newly released China’s Disruptors.