CHEN Shilei

Programm: Zukunftsbrücke - Chinese-German Young Professional Campus
Jahrgang: Jahrgang 2017
Having obtained an MSc in Media and Communications from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in 2008, Chen Shilei has been working as an editor for the English desk of the International News Department at Xinhua News Agency, China's state news agency. From 2006 to 2007, Chen worked as a correspondent at Xinhua's bureau in Mexico City. As both a reporter and an editor at Xinhua, Chen covered many important events such as the 2009 Summer Davos Forum in Tianjin and the 2017 BRICS Xiamen Summit. She also met global leaders such as former U.S. President George W. Bush and former Mexican President Vicente Fox. She obtained a BA in Hispanic Literature from Beijing Foreign Studies University in 2004.