NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced that it has named Liping Zhang as a Senior Managing Director and its Chairman for
Mr. Zhang has more than 30 years of financial industry, corporate management and government sector experience. He joins from
“Liping Zhang is one of the preeminent figures in finance in China, and his appointment underscores the strategic importance of Greater China to Blackstone,” said
“I am delighted to have this opportunity to join Blackstone,” added Mr. Liping Zhang. “Blackstone has established a leading platform in China and has a comprehensive understanding of the region, which my own experience in the market will complement. I look forward to partnering with management and the investment professionals to help further grow the business.”
Mr. Zhang graduated from
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