Ariel is the China manager of AVPN. She focuses on providing intellectual support to members and partners at impact assessment of social investment and CSR, and program planning in China. She maintains close contact with leading players in China such as government related organizations, foundations, corporates, financial institutions, impact investment firms, intermediaries, etc.
Prior to joining AVPN, Ariel was the Secretary General of China Social Investment Forum as well as the China Network Coordinator of UNEP FI. She has also been the 2017 impact fellow of LGT Impact, a global impact investor, served as the CSR director of a portfolio company.
Before that, she worked as CSR manager of CreditEase, leading fintech and wealth management company, as well as the program director of China Initiative of Social Finance, a think-tank of Beijing Normal University and CreditEase; Senior training officer of China Association of Microfinance.
Ariel has a Master’s degree of management from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, and an MBA from Tulane University. She is also a scholar of Swedish Institute Management Program and a Salzburg Global Fellow.