Shenzhen TaiTai's Zhu Baoguo on business in China

Zhu Baoguo, chairman and founder of Shenzhen Tai Tai Pharmaceutical, talks about the financing environment in China.

The 36-yr old is ranked 30th in this year's Forbes list of the 100 richest individuals in China, with assets of $171 million. Shenzhen Tai Tai produces health tonics, recording a net profit of of RMB51 million $6.2 million for the third quarter of this year. It has assets ofáRMB2.3 billion.

FA What is the background to you and your company

Zhu I graduated in Chemistry from a teaching university in Henan, then moved to a state-owned chemical company in Xian. In 1992 I set up a small pharmaceutical venture, which has now grown to the present company.

Why did you move to Shenzhen

Shenzhen is a city of migrants. People come here from...

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