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Book Zhang Xin

Zhang Xin is known for her boundless creativity and her passion for art and architecture. She has won a large number of prestigious international awards for her role as a patron of China's most visionary architecture and as an innovative entrepreneur. She is responsible for conceptualising the development projects of SOHO China. Born in Beijing in 1965, Ms. Zhang moved to Hong Kong a the age of 14. Later, she went to England and studied Economics at the University of Sussex. In 1992, she graduated with a Masters Degree in Development Economics from Cambridge University. She then moved to Wall Street, working for Goldman Sachs and Travelers Group before returning to her hometown, Beijing, to start her own real estate company in late 1995. [+]