Ms Zhong is CFO for AstraZeneca’s business in Asia. In this role she works with regional leadership team to shape and deliver the financial and business strategy, with a purpose to bring innovative medicines and healthcare solutions to Asia. Prior to current role, she has held senior finance leadership roles including CFO for AstraZeneca’s China business, and VP Finance for global R&D in AstraZeneca.
Earlier in her career, Ms Zhong has had management consulting experience with Deoitte & Touche LLP, based out of Atlanta, USA, focusing on finance transformation. She started her career with IBM as a business analyst.
Ms Zhong is a qualified management accountant and a Fellow member with CIMA. She serves as Chair of the SEA Regional Advisory Panel of CIMA/AICPA. She is a member of Supervisory Board for DiZal Pharma, a biotech in China.
Ms Zhong holds an MBA Finance degree from the Terry College of Business, University of Georgia, USA, as well as a BA in English/Business from Hunan University, China.