Chen Dongsheng

March 7, 2019

Chen Dongsheng is the founder and chairman of Taikang Life Insurance Corp., Ltd, a Beijing-based, China-incorporated life insurance company that is the ninth largest life insurer by premium income in China. Founded in 1996, Taikang Life Insurance now has end-of-year total assets totaling 350 billion yuan and 35 branches throughout China. Mr. Chen is also the founder of China Guardian Auction Company and serves as its President. He has been a Director at Mountain China Resorts Holdings of China Auction Association.


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