• Dony Zhang, CEO, WH Steel, Beijing

    Dony Zhang, CEO, WH Steel, Beijing

  • The Energy industry sector comprises a wide range of services as well as products. Dony Zhang through his experience and active participation in entrepreneur associations led to the foundation of WH Steel in 2011. WH is a professional supplier of pipe fittings in the energy field that has a long expertise in the trade enterprise. Dony Zhang works towards maintaining carbon neutrality and global standards of the company by being an active member of various political associations and conducting international visits. He believes in keeping the customers' needs first and maintaining international marketing standards for the successful establishment of WH Steel as a pipeline enterprise overseas.

  • Dony Zhang: Establishing Wh Steel As A Global Leader Towards Carbon Neutrality
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    Leadership is not at all about having a pool of followers but a much broader concept than this. While great leadership can have a great effect on an organisation, poor leadership can be equally damaging. Though leadership is often associated with C-suite job titles, it's not much about their role but their attitude and behaviour. Indeed, when it comes to evolution in business ethos it is very much relative to market dynamics, customer demand, and changing technologies including senior leadership. Rising up to the challenges in business brought down by advancing technology and changing consumer trends, the senior C-suite leaders are dynamically spearheading the companies today, and their goal is no less than challenging the change by implementing a strategic and innovative business plans.

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Top 10 CEOs In China - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Fuyuan Group Alex Yan , CEO Fuyuan Group A pharmaceutical leader striving to offer various solutions for all type of pharmacies and helping customers dispensing medications with less cost, higher accuracy and reliability
Complex Chinese Bonnie Chan Woo , CEO Complex Chinese A passionate leader obsessing over building consumer universes around them with expertise in social media, strategic planning, customer relations and more
Beyond Cyril Drouin , CEO Beyond A digital and e-Commerce entrepreneur with full P&L responsibility with 20 years of experience in digital, e-Commerce, IT and marketing
WH Steel Dony Zhang , CEO WH Steel An experienced individual contributing to the internationalization of Chinese steel brands and works towards maintaining carbon neutrality and global standards of the company
China Crossroads Frank Tsai , Founder & CEO China Crossroads A single organizer of lectures for the intelligent public for over the last 12 years for several event brands hosting academics, business leaders, and other experts
Yum China Joey Wat , CEO Yum China A senior leader and strategist in the restaurant and retail sectors with a proven track record of successfully turning around the fortunes of several brands
DataCVG Kevin Kao , CEO DataCVG A seasoned executive with experience both in building new entrepreneurial and specialised in BI product and application focusing in developing its own products and solutions
Xiaomi Technology Lei Jun Founder, , CEO & Chairman Xiaomi Technology A successful leader with proven ability to drive businesses to achieve increased growth momentum with expertise across marketing, service, technology and other functional teams
Xinsteel Industrial Co Ming Liu , CEO Xinsteel Industrial Co An industrial leader with overseas marketing development in advantage of inner widest steel resources with production experience tto firstly ensure the stable production capacity and quality
Week in China Steven Irvine , Founder, CEO & Editor Week in China With a strong China-focus, he is a seasoned executive with more than twodecade history of working in the media industry skilled in editing and business journalism

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