China International Capital Corporation (CICC) has appointed Dr. Liang Hong, currently head of its research department, as the chief economist of CICC, according to a company announcement.
Liang joined CICC in 2008, with many years of experience in macroeconomic research. She joined CICC from Goldman Sachs (Asia) L.L.C., where she served as the managing director, and the chief China economist & co-head of Asian Pacific Economic Research during 2003 to 2008.
Before that, she worked at the International Monetary Fund as an economist from 1998 to 2003.
Liang obtained her Ph.D. in economics from Georgetown University in 1998, and her Bachelor Degree in international relations from Peking University in 1991.