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Research Topic

Family business succession

Research Summary

My research focuses on family business succession in China, particularly on transgenerational success from first generation to second generation.


Research Area


Chenjun is a doctoral researcher at the University of Edinburgh Business School in the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group. Before she joined the University, Chenjun worked at Country Garden, a Fortune 500 company, as a management trainee.

Chenjun received her bachelor of science degree in management of marketing from the Royal Holloway University of London, and her masters degree (with distinction) from the University of Bristol where she studied Management.

Chenjun loves reading, travelling, and photography, and enjoys discussions with friends. She is interested in family business succession with cultural, social, and institutional factors.

Professional and voluntary experience

She joined the Peer Mentor Scheme in September 2022.