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Our team

Robert van Kan is the initiator and managing director of the China Europe International Summer School. Robert hails from the Netherlands, but spent most of the last 25 years in Beijing. He has over 20 years of hands-on experience in managing higher education and academic cooperation with China, in government, semi-government and private sector functions. He worked at the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Beijing, and for the Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education (Nuffic) in Beijing and The Hague for 18 years, before setting up Edvance Education International in 2009.

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Vincent Gao is director of the China Europe International Summer School. He obtained his business degree from Hogeschool Holland in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in 2005 and his MBA from Peking University in 2014. Vincent worked at Neso China between 2005 and 2008. Since 2009, Vincent has been a partner and director of in Edvance Education International.

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Ding Hui is our senior recruitment manager and responsible for all student applications to CEISS. Hui is from Hubei province and studied English at a college attached to the Chinese army. In her many years as a student administrator and counsellor, she has assisted hundreds of Chinese and European students finding the best study abroad opportunities.

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