Ms Barbara Janet Woodward CMG OBE has been appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China in succession to Sir Sebastian Wood KCMG. Ms Woodward will take up her appointment during early 2015.
Leading asset management firm Quilter Cheviot has announced the appointment of Sam Jacobs. Fluent in Mandarin, Jacobs will specialise in working with Chinese clients seeking to obtain a Tier One Investor Visa.
In September 2014 the British Museum will stage a major exhibition in the new Sainsbury Exhibitions Gallery on a golden age in China’s history. Rare loans will be coming from 10 Chinese institutions and 21 international lenders.