FBCB is an organization consisting of companies and organizations having interest in promoting collaboration between Finnish companies in areas of trade and industry related issues within the People’s Republic of China. FBCB operates as an expert forum working in collaboration with Finnish governmental organizations facilitating Finnish business in China. FBCB was established in the 1990s and ever since it has provided a useful network of contact points for both newcomers and those who have been doing business longer in the region. We organize events and other networking opportunities actively for our members and serve as a contact point among Finnish business. FBCB also participates in broader level cooperation providing local business insight for state-level collaboration conducted by Finnish governmental organizations.

Mission

FBCB’s mission is to help Finnish companies to success in China through experience & knowledge sharing, networking and collaborative advocacy. Key activities of FBCB are:

• Providing a forum for information and experience exchange
• Representing its members and their interests
• Arranging topical events and get-togethers for its members.

FBCB also has close co-operation with other Finnish Business Councils in China, located in Shanghai and Guangzhou in addition to Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.

Members

FBCB has currently more than 30 company members and is representing various industries. See the full member list.

Organization

FBCB is supervised by FBCB board. Activities are run by board and group of active FBCB members and FBCB contacts in other Finnish organisations. FBCB is grateful for the valuable help we get from active members and contacts in other organisations.

FBCB Board term 2018-­2019:

FBCB Board’s permanent member is Ambassador of Finland to China.

FBCB’s new board for term 2018-2019 has been elected by Annual General Meeting held on April 19th 2018:

Mr. Seppo Selkälä , Chairman from Sinoreach

Mrs. Ulla Nurmenniemi, Vice Chairman from Red Orchid Consulting

Mr. Larry Du, Vice Chairman from Tikkurila

Mr. Juha Tuominen, Board Member/Acting Executive Director from Roboride Oy

Ms. Jenny Xiong, Board Member from PWC

Mr. Tommy Tang, Board Member from Honka

Ms. Yuan Liu, Board Member from Wetend

Daily operations are run by team of three: Mr. Juha Tuominen as Acting Executive Director, Mrs. Nina Ping and Anna Kaisa-Peltola as Coordinators