Tonghua Community Foundation donated 10 million to SJTU

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2011-07-07

 

    Recently,Tonghua Community Foundation decided to donate 10million yuan to Shanghai Jiaotong University Antai Management School in order to support the research of international financial system. on July 5th, Professor Shi Zhengfu,Chair man of Tonghua Investment Ltd, and Professor Zhou Lin, President of Management School made cooperation contract in Fahua Campus. Deputy party secretary of Shanghai Jiaotong University, Professor Xu Fei and Mr. Chen Jianping, Secretary-General of Shanghai Equity Association, attended the signing ceremony. Professor Pan Yingli  presided over the signing ceremony.

     Professor Shi Zhengfu has engaged in political economics for many years. After finishing his P.H.D in economics in 1985, he established Tonghua Investment Ltd specializing in Private Equity and risk investment. Up until now, he has involved in more than ten successful investment projects including the Cherry automobile and Gu Jing Gong. The global finical crisis broken out in 2008 and large amount of foreign exchange reserve have aroused intense interests to him, which makes him donate 10 million yuan to Antai management school in order to support the research of international financial system. “Although my personal strength is limited, I hope I can contribute my little efforts to arouse Chinese people’s attention and interest to the financial problem.” Professor Shi Zhengfu believes that the rise of China’s great power status will guarantee that we can make a difference in international finance research. He hopes the modern finance institute of SJTU will become an important research base which can provide basis for national strategy to make big decisions.