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ADMINISTRATION

TBC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

SIMON KOO 古嘉文

Ph.D. Purdue University

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Based in Beijing

Dr. Simon Koo joined TBC in 2017, bringing over a decade of teaching, research, and administration experience in higher education. He is currently the Executive Director of TBC.

INTERESTS

  • International Education
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • STEM Education
  • Data Science

Email:

s.koo@thebeijingcenter.org

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

KATHERINE LIU 刘萌萌

LLB, University of International Business and Economics

Based in Beijing

Having many cross-cultural communication experiences, Katherine is fully aware of the difficulties students could meet when adjusting to a new environment. This is why she is so determined and enthusiastic to help everyone to learn more about Chinese culture and make a better life in China.

INTERESTS

  • Singing
  • Salsa Dancing
  • Movies
  • Cooking

Email:

k.liu@thebeijingcenter.org

VP OF EXTERNAL RELATIONS

MOLLY GU 谷建苗

M.S. China Agricultural University

Based in Beijing

Molly joined The Beijing Center in 2017. She has over nine years experience working in an international research center and five years with an international academic exchange program. Molly also has experience as a middle school English teacher. With her experience in administration, human resources, finance and teaching, she has brought independent thinking and expertise in cross-culture communication to her roles in operations and academic affairs.

INTERESTS

  • Cooking
  • Chinese Tea
  • Art

Email:

m.gu@thebeijingcenter.org

CHINESE TAX MANAGER

GINNY YUAN 苑景

BA, Communications University of China

Based in Beijing

Ginny Yuan joined TBC in 2018. She has more than 20 years experience as Accountant / Financial Manager / AR Supervisor in Golden Credit Rating International Co., LTD. / New Century International Leasing Co., LTD.; / eLong.com (Beijing) LTD. / Beijing TVS Co., LTD. etc. In her spare time, Ginny enjoys traveling, listening to classical music, watching English movies and reading.

INTERESTS

  • Traveling
  • Classical Music
  • Film
  • Reading

Email:

g.yuan@thebeijingcenter.org

KUNMING OPERATIONS OFFICER

OLINA XU 许楠翌

BBA, Yonok University of Thailand

Based in Kunming

Olina joined TBC in 2022. She is responsible for the management and coordination of TBC Kunming Office with over a decade of experience in project operation and administration. Olina is a positive person and loves life. Her favorite motto is  “合抱之木,生于毫末;九层之台,起于累土。”——《老子》or “Great oaks from little acorns grow,” by Laozi.

INTERESTS

  • Travelling
  • Movies
  • Reading

Email:

o.xu@thebeijingcenter.org

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