Hanwen joined Yuan Zhen UK Investment when the company was founded in 2010. Hanwen studied architecture and worked as an architect in Beijing before he received a Masters (2002) and a PhD (2006) in Advanced Architectural Studies at the University of Sheffield. He served as a Senior Research Fellow at the School of Architecture and Construction, University of Greenwich and London Urban Renaissance Institute (URI) between 2006 and 2010. Hanwen has established his expertise in sustainable built environment and urban studies through many years of design practice and research at various levels. Hanwen is based in China, in the company’s Beijing Office.