Areas of Expertise include: Real Estate / Strategy / Consulting / M&A / China Business / Career Changer
Jeff Chao-Hsien Lin is Chief Strategy Officer of Country Garden Holdings, an HK-listed real estate development company with strategic business expansion into education, hotels, and Healthcare. Country Garden is now a Fortune 500 company and the largest developer in the world with revenue of USD 90B (2017). Jeff is in charge of strategic planing, strategic projects (smart city, tech towns), strategy based transformation, M&A and strategic investment.
Prior to his career with Country Garden, Jeff has worked in strategy consulting firms for over 15 years, including Boston Consulting Group, Booz, and Roland Berger. Jeff is one of the first-batch international strategy consultants working in China since earlier 1990s. In his consulting career, Jeff served more than 50 Fortune 500s clients and more than 10 leading investment institutions on topics of strategy, transformation, and M&A / Investment. In addition to his consulting career, Jeff worked for Procter & Gamble as assistant brand manager and SBG (now an integrated part of Dasym Capital) as president.
Jeff earned his BA degree from National Taiwan University in 1987 and a MBA degree from Booth School of Business, University of Chicago in.