Eddie Chen's career path crosses various sectors with positions as the senior IT executive, senior diplomat, senior government official and private equity investor. He has been posted in the USA, Sweden, France and China.
Mr. Chen is currently the Managing Director and Head of China/Asia for EURAZEO S.E. which is a leading French private equity company with 140 years in existence and AUM of 18 billion Euro under management.
Before that, Mr. served as the Vice President for INVEST SWEDEN AGENCY, which is a Swedish government agency, with the responsibility for Greater China. he had initiated and established a profound Sino-Swedish bilateral investment cooperation. He completed over 200 bilateral investments between two countries. He is a well-known pioneer in both Europe and China in the Foreign-Direct-Investment area.
Prior to Sweden, he worked for UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP) in New York. He was the senior officer and Chief of Information Technology Group with the overall responsibility for UNDP global IT strategy and operations for the UN offices in 150 countries as well as had led many strategic Info-Tech projects for helping developing nations in the world.
Mr. Chen received MS degree from New York University；and BS degrees in Computer Science from Eastern Michigan University (USA) and Fudan University (China)