Lei joined ESMT Berlin in 2017 and started to work as a Program Director for Executive Education since 2019. She studied in Zhejiang University (China) and obtained her Bachelor Degree in Communication Science. Further, she pursued her Master Degree at University of Bremen (Germany), focusing on media culture and communication management. She is Chinese by origin and came to Germany at the age of 16. Growing up in two cultures, she is passionate about intercultural management, market entry and global expansion. Her international profile is supplemented by various working experience in China and Germany – including positions at news agency, publishing house, art gallery and marketing consultancy. There she developed professional capabilities in corporate communication, marketing strategy and project management. Lei’s ongoing projects include executive education programs for German, Chinese and other international clients on finance, innovation and digital transformation.