The case explains how John-James Farquharson came to move to China to work for ChemChina, a state owned manufacturer of chemicals as an HR executive. Through John-James’ experiences students learn about the differences and difficulties of working in China from a Western perspective and how state owned chinese businesses operate in a radically different manner to conventional for profit western companies.
ChemChina - The Making of a Global Acquirer
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- Publisher:University of Zurich
- Publication year:2018
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- Updated:March, 2020
- Discipline: International Human Resource Management, Recruitment & Retention, Far Eastern Business Studies
- Contains:Document | Supplementary Resources | Video
- Length:4,652 words
Region:Eastern AsiaCountry:ChinaOrganization:ChemChinaOrganization Size:Originally Published In:2018). ChemChina - The making of a global acquirer. S2CSC 021-18-06. Zurich, Switzerland: Swiss Chinese Case Study Center, University of Zurich., & (Type:Online ISBN:9781526491671Copyright: © 2018 The Swiss Chinese Case Study Center of the University of Zurich.