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Gang Cheng

About Gang Cheng

Mandarin Linguist

Biography

Formerly an interpreter with McKinsey & Company, during his tenure there Gang provided simultaneous and consecutive interpreting services at 100-plus executive meetings, round-table talks, press conferences, business forums and summits, road shows, workshops, lectures and seminars, guided visits and plant walks. His clients include world-class scientists, Nobel Laureates, global business leaders, government and international-institution officials, industry key opinion leaders, workshop participants and implementation team members.

Gang also has extensive experience translating, transcreating, localizing, copywriting and copy-editing white papers, pitch documents, academic articles and business proposals. Before joining McKinsey, he interned as an interpreter at the United Nations’ International Maritime Organization. He also worked as a trader for 3 years, focusing on global short-term interest rate and bond futures.

Gang holds a bachelor’s degree in atmospheric and oceanic physics from Peking University, China, and a master’s degree in interpreting and translating (with distinction) from the University of Bath.

In his spare time, Gang enjoys traveling, skiing, ice skating, fencing, badminton and playing the guitar.