Hua Zhang is an analyst with Celent's Asian Financial Services Group and is based in Beijing. His financial services experience includes both the banking and securities sectors in China.
Prior to joining Celent, Hua worked at Lenovo, where he was project manager for an SAP financial solution. Prior to that, He joined Microsoft as a presales engineer. He has also worked on designing solution sets for workflow, data integration, financial and cost control solutions, and knowledge management.
Hua’s commentary on the financial services industry has appeared in numerous publications, including South China Morning Post, China Daily, Securities Industry News, Waters magazine, Asian Banker, Asian Investor, and American Banker.
He received his Bachelor of Arts from Wuhan University and his master's in software engineering from Tsinghua University. He is fluent in Chinese and English.