潘石屹

潘石屹

SOHO中国董事长

Pan Shiyi is co-founder and Chairman of SOHO China, one of China’s largest prime office property developers. Born to a humble family in rural Gansu Province, Pan Shiyi’s has rise to success has made him a celebrity role model for aspiring entrepreneurs, a social media pioneer in China and a highly followed opinion leader with over 18 million fans on Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter. Deeply committed to environmental causes, Pan Shiyi has been a leading voice raising public awareness for air pollution, leveraging his public profile to inform citizens about the dangers of PM 2.5 contaminants. He spearheaded efforts to develop Energy Saving and Air Purification systems for all SOHO China projects, challenging industries peers to follow suit. Openly crediting his personal success to the opportunities made available to him through China’s economic reform and growth, Mr. Pan is also an active philanthropist. He founded the SOHO China Foundation in 2005 with his wife Zhang Xin, and in 2014 launched the SOHO China Scholarships a US 100 million initiative to fund financial aid scholarships to Chinese students admitted to top international universities. Pan Shiyi and Zhang Xin are also members of the Breakthrough Energy Coalition, a group of global business leaders brought together by Bill Gates to invest in technologies that will transition the world to a zero emission energy future. Mr. Pan is currently a Senior Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School. His research interests are in the area of climate change and the environment. He is interested in best practices for corporates endeavoring to lower emissions and curtail energy use with the ultimate aim of producing a source of solutions for Chinese companies, and companies around the world.

潘石屹先生是中国最大的甲级写字楼开发商SOHO中国的董事长、联合创始人。潘石屹先生1963年出生于甘肃省农村地区的一个贫苦家庭,他凭借对于经济趋势的敏锐观察以及积极进取的创新精神,跻身行业翘楚。他的励志经历让他成为了创业者及年轻人的楷模,在新浪微博上拥有1800万粉丝。潘石屹先生深切关注环境问题。他借助社交媒体的影响力大幅度提升了公众对于PM2.5、空气污染的认知度和关注度,并在所有SOHO中国地产项目中引入空气净化系统和建筑节能系统,促使同行业其他开发商仿效。潘石屹先生深知他的成功得益于中国社会改革开放的大潮,因此期冀能通过慈善来回馈社会。2005年他与夫人张欣设立SOHO中国基金会,并于2014年, 启动了金额达1亿美元的SOHO中国助学金项目,以资助中国学生到世界一流大学深造。潘石屹先生和张欣女士加入了比尔盖茨倡议成立的能源突破联盟,力求促进清洁能源科技的发展。潘石屹先生目前是哈佛大学肯尼迪政府学院的资深研究员。他关注的研究领域是气候变暖与环境问题。他希望探索企业节能减排的最优方法,并最终为中国乃至世界企业节能减排提供可行的方案。