After eight years working on the Rizhao Power Station project, from the R&D stage until the completion of the power station, she came to the UK and completed an MSc in Financial Decision Making at the University of Bedfordshire. She managed a successful nutritional supplement company for many years before selling it at the end of 2020.
She studied Business Sustainability Management at the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and is continuing with further sustainability courses and training.
Yanjie is a member of Sustainable Amersham leading the Plastic Free Amersham initiative in association with Surfers Against Sewage.
Born and raised in China, Yanjie holds a BSc in Management from Shanghai University of Electric Power. She is fluent in English and Mandarin.
In her free time, she plays tennis and enjoys family skiing trips and long walks through the beautiful Chiltern countryside.