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CENTI Launch in London – to build connections between the EU tech companies and Chinese ecosystem

On March 20th 2019 CENTI Launch Event, CENTI Group hosted a business networking dinner party at London Salter’s Hall with the aim to support the UK and EU tech companies to expand their business into China. CENTI was pleased to invite our partners and friends from tech and finance industries to attend this event.

Russ Shaw, the Founder of Tech London Advocates & Global Tech Advocates

Russ Shaw, the Founder of Tech London Advocates & Global Tech Advocates who sent special congratulations to CENTI team, said “No market is more exciting or dynamic than China. With the help of CENTI Group, tech companies in the UK and EU would able to achieve deep collaboration with Chinese investors, partners and customers, so as to scale their businesses for international growth.”

Julian David, CEO of techUK

Julian David, CEO of techUK, said “CENTI Group is helping to build connections between UK tech companies and Chinese ecosystem. Together we have set up a UK-China tech forum to build a better environment for connection and trade between two countries.”

Peter Childs, Dean of Dyson School of Design Engineering in Imperial College

Peter Childs, Dean of Dyson School of Design Engineering in Imperial College, firstly expressed his pleasure, said “it is a privilege to be part of the beginning of the whole journey”. Then he emphasised that cooperation with EU and Chinese companies in the tech sector would be the next focus of colleges and universities.

Pietro Strada, Managing Director at Silverpeak LLP

Pietro Strada, Managing Director at Silverpeak LLP, pointed out the increasing opportunities of investment and business in the Chinese Market. Since China has been the second largest economy in the world, UK and EU corporations should seek for solid connections with Chinese ecosystem.

Charles Wiles, CEO of Zzish

Charles Wiles, CEO of Zzish, believed that with the help of CENTI’s Advisory service and ecosystem, Europe Tech sectors can approach to establish effective connections with investors and suppliers in China.

Influencers from types of corporations and companies are also participated in the Launch event, including guests from European as well as Chinese tech corporations: Ben Brabyn, the CEO of Level 39; Hussein Kanji, the Partner of Hoxton Ventures; Yeming Wang, the Managing Director from Ali Cloud UK and Nancy Xu, the vice-chairman of ABP.

The main emphasis of CENTI Launch Event is to build the original relationships and generate warm leads for potential business expansion. CENTI Group, as a cross-border platform connecting European technology start-ups and SMEs with the Chinese market, would help to boost the cooperation between Europe and China.

Now CENTI is looking towards next months’ events – CENTI Hi! Tech Season(CENTI HITS), which aims at promoting European advanced technology to the Chinese market and connects with investors, corporates and governments in China to help companies with their Fundraising and Market expansion.

If you’d like to join CENTI HITS next event on 25th April, 2019 in Wuxi, China, please contact us

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