Dong MingzhuDong Mingzhu, president of China's largest air conditioner manufacturer, Gree Electric Appliances Inc., is at the top of Fortune China's annual list of 25 most influential businesswomen in the country. The influence of Dong Mingzhu was reinforced by its diversified development strategy. She said earlier this year that Gree's business activities range from air conditioners and appliances to smartphones, its core business, to new energy vehicles and intelligent equipment.
Lucy Peng Lei
Two people from e-commerce giant Alibaba also joined the list: Lucy Peng Lei, president of Ant Financial Services Group, the payment subsidiary of Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd., and Wu Wei,
Wu Weichief financial officer of Alibaba Group. Yang Huiyan, vice president of the Guangdong real estate developer, Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd, and Jean Liu Qing, chairman of the car booking company with chauffeur Didi Chuxing, also entered the list. Among the other women on the list are Sun Yafang, President of Huawei, Du Juan, General Manager of GOME Electrical Appliances, Elaine Chang, President of Amazon China and Zhou Qunfei, CEO of Lens Technology. Whatever their time or their particular fields, these businesswomen act as "connectors" and "communicators". According to Fortune China, they succeed in business and at the same time they make the world a better place.