Professor John Sharp Visits China

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Time for Strategic Advice” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:left|color:%23088fcc” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_separator color=”custom” border_width=”5″ accent_color=”#8cba3e”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Last week Professor John Sharp visited a pharmaceutical company in China. His trip was to Hunan Zhonghe Pharmaceutical Company, in the city of Changsha, and was aimed at giving the company advice. The company started in 1992 and manufactures drugs used in pharmaceutical preparations for both human and veterinary uses.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Professor John Sharp (joined by his wife Valerie Sharp) was there as part of his role as a visiting professor at Wuhan University. He was accompanied by fellow colleague from Wuhan University, Professor Liu; the pair gave advice on numerous issues regarding future developments, including Anglo-Chinese relationships and the factors affecting their, and our, economies with the development of further coalitions between the UK and China.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”8169″ img_size=”full”][vc_custom_heading text=”Picture above (left to right): Dr Yang Hui (Zhonghe Group), Mrs Valerie Sharp, Professor John Sharp (Consultant to Zhonghe Group), Professor Liu Xueyuan (Wuhan University), a colleague of Professor Liu.” font_container=”tag:h6|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Also on the agenda were the strategic decisions involved in the shifting economic climate. With the Chinese economy slowing down, a great number of decisions needed to be made, and the representatives from Wuhan offered great advice to help cope with them.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Professor John Sharp was there for a total of five days where he was involved in numerous meetings, gatherings, and also a couple of evenings out. All in all the meetings were positive and could help to strengthen the relationship between the UK and China in the pharmaceutical industry.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]