James Flanagan

James Flanagan

Global Shaper at World Economic Forum

Startupbootcamp FinTech London Mentor

James focuses on developing the creative industries in Beijing, the link between China and the United States, and has a particular interest in healthcare. He founded and leads Beijing Commons, a community group dedicated to building creative communities, and leads events like Barcamp Beijing, and TEDxBeijing. Additionally, he works closely with Yang Lan, one of the most well-known media figures in China, developing forums and events for her company, Sun Media Group.