Sharon qualified from university with a BA (Beijing Foreign Studies University) and an MBA (China Europe International Business School).
Having previously served as diplomat with the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs where she built up a broad network of contacts among local governments and regulators, she then went on to join Dow Jones in Beijing as Corporate Communications Officer, responsible for media communications with the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Sharon initially joined Clyde Bergemann Power Group in 1999 as Business Development Manager where she was actively involved in the set-up of its ventures in China. From 2003-2007, she was the Director of Finance & HR of Clyde Bergemann China and assisted the establishment of the company setting up the accounting, financial reporting, internal controls and the HR systems.
She has worked for CBC since 2008 and is responsible for both the Fund and Portfolio interests in China and works closely with Fund II’s Hydreco business.