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E. J. McKay’s Chairman and CEO James Li spoke on the 4th Global Alumni Forum of Bocconi University in Shanghai, China

2016-03-14 | Shanghai

Shanghai, March 14th, 2016 –Bocconi University recently held the 4th Global Alumni Forum in Shanghai. The forum discussed the topic “Silk Road – Connect Asia and Europe” to explore opportunities of economy and finance on the Modern Silk Road. The attendants are Principal Mario Monti and Dean Andrea Sironi from Bocconi University, Chairman of Global Alumni Richardo Monti, CEO of Gucci Group Marco Bizzarri, Italian ambassador in China Ettore Sequi, Chairman of CHEMCHINA Ren Jianxin and others guests.

Chairman and CEO of E. J. McKay James Li, Head of Origination for Europe/Middle-East/Africa at CITIC Securities Federico Bazzoni, and CEO of Fineurop Soditic SpA Eugenio Morpurgo attend the first speech, discussed the trend of finance between Asia and Europe, including (1) more European companies are acquired by Chinese and Asian investors, and (2) European companies are seeking IPO in Asian capital markets. Both Asian and European companies are eager to expand through M&A to enter oversea markets and enhance competitive.

Other guests also speak on topics “Technology Innovation”, “Different management strategy between Europe and Asia” and “Political and Economic Environment”. The forum ended by a dialogue between Principal of Bocconi University and Dean of Shanghai Institute for International Studies.

Global Alumni Forum of Bocconi University will choose one host city in Asia/Europe/America to hold once per year. The previous host cities are Singapore, New York and London.

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E. J. McKay advises GELITA to Form Joint Venture with Wenzhou Jiabao in China

2016-07-25 | Wenzhou

Wenzhou, China, July 25th, 2016 – GELITA, the world’s leading supplier of collagen proteins, completed a Joint Venture in China with Wenzhou Jiabao Co. based in Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province. Both parties will invest to develop and strengthen Gelita’s business in China. E. J. McKay acts as the exclusive financial advisor to Gelita in this transaction.

James Li, CEO of E. J. McKay, commented, “We are pleased to work with Gelita. The Joint Venture will create a win-win situation for Gelita and Wenzhou Jiabao. This is yet another example of E. J. McKay’s expertise in the food and pharmaceutical ingredients sector.”

About Gelita AG

Headquartered in Eberbach, German, Gelita is the world’s leading supplier of collagen proteins for the food, health & nutrition and pharmaceutical industries and for numerous technical applications.

About Wenzhou Jiabao Investment Company

Zhejiang based Wenzhou Jiabao is a Chinese group focus on food, consumer and retail opportunities in China.