- Monday, April 9
- What Matters to International Buyers
- 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Congress - Fairmont
Beijing Home Link Real Estate Agency Co.
Mr. Gene Shi is a licensed real estate broker in both Mainland China and Hong Kong; He also earned his CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) designation in 2009.
Mr. Shi is currently serving as President, International Operations for Beijing Home Link Real Estate Agency Co., Ltd. —the largest Real Estate Brokerage Firm in China. With more than 8,000 branches and 130,000 Employees nationwide, Home Link is building an Online to Offline (O2O) platform in China’s real estate industry to help real estate Professionals become more efficient in their business, more technology-savvy and more professional when working with home buyers/sellers. In his current role, Mr. Shi is in charge of bringing Chinese buyers/investors overseas to purchase properties worldwide as well as set up local branches in major cities of U.S., Canada, Australia，New Zealand, France, Germany, Japan, Korea and U.K. etc.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Shi worked for First American Title Company (NYSE: FAF) for 12 years and was appointed as Managing Director and President of First American’s China operation. Mr. Shi earned his MBA degree from Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, AZ in 2003 and his Master of Finance degree from Liaoning University in Shenyang, China in 1999.