Institute of Directors Holding China Symposium on the 19th July 2018

China Networking Event 11th June 2018

Essex International is inviting you to a networking event on the 11th June

Essex International's 30 year partner experiences high growth in GDP

High growth in GDP of Jiangsu Province. Essex International's 30 Year Partner. GDP up 7.8% in 2018.

Retrocorn Popcorn wins first order in China

Retrocorn has won a large order in China for its hand-popped corn, thanks to market entry support

University of Essex sells expertise to leading Chinese insurance company

The University of Essex has won the first stage of a major order in China

Chinese GPs knowledge exchange partnership

Chinese GPs look to the UK's primary healthcare system for best practice

China’s healthcare reform and sharing UK knowledge

Exploring opportunities of collaboration in healthcare

Connecting universities to businesses

Discussing collaboration in the areas of artificial intelligence, robotics and future networks

Trip to China to develop business links and forge new agreements

The trip will focus on technological and medical trade opportunities

Invite to meet Chinese construction companies seeking international co-operation

Trade opportunities for UK companies to meet eight visiting Chinese businesses at event 20 Oct 2016

Peter Manning
Peter Manning

Head of Essex International

+44 (0) 7907 025 155


Extensive 'in market' experience in China, India and the UK. 15 years in the fields of inward investment, international trade, international realtionships and business development. His experience of helping UK and Chinese businesses, universities and governments do business together has given Peter detailed knowledge of how to do business in China and a wide range of contacts. Peter has an MBA from Henley Business School (Reading University), and was awarded an OBE in 2019 in the New Year’s Honours List for UK/China Relations.

Lin Perry
Lin Perry

Senior Investment Services Manager

+44 (0) 7740 900359


Lin Perry heads up our inward investment team, helping UK companies to source investment from China and assisting Chinese companies to land in the UK.  Lin has previously worked in China for an inward investment promotion agency and as a professional translator.

Paul White
Paul White

Senior Export Services Manager

+44 (0) 7738 885007


Paul leads our export team. He has lived and worked in China for many years and now works with companies to help put their products and services into the Chinese market. Paul works with businesses in the UK to identify their China-specific USPs and then identify interested buyers in China, with our China-based team. 

Zheng Ruifeng
Zheng Ruifeng

China Chief Representative

+86 (0) 25 8662 3332


Zheng Ruifeng heads up our China office in Nanjing, providing market research and business introduction services to international companies seeking new buyers in China.  Zhen Wenjing has a rich knowledge of how to reach real customers in a wide range of Chinese industry sectors.