Ping Yi

Ping Yi


Ping Yi is an advisor to executives in the industrial goods sector for Strategy&, PwC's strategy consulting business. Based in Shanghai, Ping Yi is a Partner with PwC China. With more than 18 years of consulting experience in China and Europe, Ms. Yi is an industry 4.0 expert and has advised various clients, including both MNCs and Chinese companies. She focuses on industrial goods, including machinery, commodities, construction materials and engineering services, and specializes in strategy development, marketing/branding topics, and organization/HR.

Selected relevant experience includes:

  • Developed a growth strategy for a global leading machine-tool company in China
  • Developed overseas expansion strategy for a leading Chinese power tool company
  • Conducted a PMI strategy and master plan for a leading Chinese power tool company between its newly acquired subsidiary and headquarters
  • Developed a 2020 strategy and overseas expansion plan for a leading Chinese compressor group in China
  • Developed a comprehensive HR strategy and practice for the a leading machine-tool company in China
  • Developed employer branding for a leading German industrial group in China
  • Developed a management controlling mode for a leading steel group in China
  • Developed market positioning and promotion plan for a world-famous rally belonging to one large steel group
  • Analyzed green construction material market and supported the drafting of the IPO document for an engineering service and green material manufacturing company
  • Conducted a due diligence on glass market in China for a leading PE firm
  • Conducted analysis on the global paper machinery market and developed the China and overseas growth strategy for a leading paper machinery manufacturer
  • Provided Industry 4.0 solutions for leading home appliance and TMT manufacturers in China covering R&D, manufacturing and SCM topics

Education and other skills:

  • EMBA, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
  • MA, Business Administration, Sino-German School of Tongji University
  • BA, Economics in Investment, Tongji University
  • Fluent in Chinese and English; basic German

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