Wear it well

The CEO of Carter's plans a new era of growth in China for the children's clothing brand which has stood the test of time in the US.

Super cool Finnish

The head of Finnair has restructured the airline but retained the cultural links with China that go back nearly 30 years.

Come fly with me

Cruz plans to expand British Airways' presence in China and make the carrier more agile in a highly competitive industry.

Seed of success

The head of Syngenta has big plans for China's agribusiness after the crop company was taken over by ChemChina in a $43b deal.

Dedicated follower of fashion

For Jean Cassegrain, Longchamp is a way of life. As he looked back, some of his earliest memories were centered on the business founded by his grandfather in 1948.

Man of steel

In an in-depth interview with China Daily, Hiesinger talked about Thyssenkrupp's business strategy in China, his green lifestyle and his love of hiking.

Coming up with the right solutions

Schneider Electric CEO is an old China hand who sees great potential in the country as it moves to advanced technology inmanufacturing.

De Beers' diamond-studded success story

In a far-reaching interview for China Daily, CEO of De Beers talks about the company's business strategy, his admiration for the legendary US author F. Scott Fitzgerald and his love of English Premier League soccer club Chelsea.

Food for thought in a resilient market

David W. MacLennan believes one of the greatest qualities you can have as a senior executive is "resilience".

Full of passion for a free global economy

Siemens AG Chief Executive Joe Kaeser is passionate about a free global economy and a strong supporter of internet-connected technologies.

Dow says chemistry is just right for growth

Against a backdrop of reports that some multinationals are pulling back their low-end manufacturing operations from China, Dow Chemical Chief Executive Andrew Liveris is resolute, saying: "That's not Dow."

Introduction

There has been a lot of talk in recent years on whether China can keep its economic momentum going, whether the country can successfully shift its focus to innovation and high-tech industries and what the future holds for the country.

Here we have invited some of the world's leading CEOs to help understand the developments happening in this fast-changing nation, reveal the opportunities this country has to offer and gaze into the crystal ball in free and frank discussions.