Writer and commentator
Qinglian He is a well-known writer who now lives in the US. She holds a Master degree from Fudan University in Shanghai in 1988, and was a chief reporter, economics columnist and deputy director of editorial department of Shenzhen Legal Daily. She is the author of several books on China, some of which have been translated into Japanese. In 1999, she was honoured by Life Weekly as one of the 25 most influential figures in China, and by Business Week International Editions as one of the Stars of Asia. She now works as a commentator for Australian Special Broadcasting Services, Radio Free Asia and Forward Media of Taiwan.