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Mark Pinner

Managing Director, China


Mark is an experienced communications professional specialising in advising corporate clients on Chinese inbound and outbound investment issues.

Before joining Interel he worked for Chinese MNC Lenovo in their Beijing head office for over five years, where he built up their international communications capability with their comms, marketing and regional sales teams around the world.

Prior to this he spent several years in public affairs consultancy positions in London and Beijing and worked for the British Conservative Party in the UK Parliament.

Mark holds a Master’s degree in International Relations and a Bachelor of Science degree from Durham University in the UK. He retains his UK political links and is a focal point for British Conservative Party supporters in Beijing, where he has lived for more than eleven years. He speaks and reads Mandarin Chinese fluently.