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Zengwen Yan

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Dr. Zengwen Yan obtained his Ph.D. degree from the Management School of the University of Liverpool. He performed as one of the founding members of IFB and participated in its current supply chain modules design and degree program application in 2018. Prior to joining Entrepreneur College (Taicang), he served at Operations Supply Chain Excellence Institute, where he participated and gained from several research projects, including NFSC.

Apart from his academic experience, Zengwen used to take a position in the leader team of Alcoa China (Arconic now), the world largest and leading aluminum products corporation, where ignited his interest in the supply chain.Currently, the research areas of Zengwen mainly focus on supply chain-related subjects from the business perspective, such as the supply chain of Industry 4.0, strategic operations, and sustainable supply chain.

Ph.D Applicants are welcome.

Ph.D Graduates:

Dr. Taiyu Li

Ph.D Candidates:

Mr. Chao Hua

Research interests

Sustainable Supply Chain/Operations/Business

Decarbonized Operations

Supply Chain of Industry 4.0

Technology Adoption

Marketing Strategy


Assistant Professor, School of Intelligent Finance Business, XJTLU, 2020–Present

Research Assistant, Operations Supply Chain Excellence Institute, 2017-2020

Executive Officer, Arconic Aluminum Industries Company Limited, 2013-2015

Coordinator, BMH Foundation, 2011-2012


IFB301TC Final Year Project

IFB205TC Process Management

IFB105TC Production Planning and Control

IFB201TC Inventory and Warehouse Management

IFB102TC Managerial Accounting Essentials

IOM421 Dissertation/Capstone Consultancy Project

SMO405 Management Dissertation

BUS303 Final Year Project

ENT203TC Leadership and Communication

IFB109TC Supply Chain Innovation and Technologies

MAN430 Theory and Practice of Lean Operations

MAN231 Qualitative Research Methods in Management Research

MAN218 Market Research

MAN201 Corporate Social Responsibility

MAN110 Introduction to Human Resource Management

Awards and honours

Full Scholarship of Doctoral Study

First-Class Admission Scholarship of Postgraduate Study

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