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Building Your Business in China


Wednesday, 13 October 2021 9:30 am - 10:30 am





Penny Wang-Orme

International Trade Adviser - Department for International Trade, North West
Penny Wang-Orme graduated from Beijing Institute of Business and a member of the Institute of Export. She was the first China Trade Manager for Manchester Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Penny is specialising in China trade and has worked across a range of sectors including aerospace, automotive, oil & gas, food and drink and home products for the past 20 years. Penny is the sector lead for the food and drink sector for Department for International Trade North West.

Duncan Levesley

Service Director - DIT’s Enhanced International Support Service for China, Grant Thornton UK LLP
Duncan is the Service Director for the Department for International Trade’s Enhanced International Support Service for China, managing a team of experts across China providing UK businesses with specialised, meaningful export support. He has directly advised a wide variety of clients on their strategy for internationalising their operations and expanding overseas, and has been working with China for over 15 years, including time in Beijing, Taipei and Chengdu.