Chia Wan Liew joined Export Development Canada (EDC) in 2008 and has extensive experience in business development, risk assessment, credit underwriting and international trade financing. He was appointed the Chief Representative for Greater China and relocated to Shanghai in June 2017. Immediately prior to his current assignment, Chia Wan was EDC’s Chief Representative for the Southeast Asia region based in Singapore. Chia Wan is currently responsible for the overall market coverage strategy for EDC in Greater China. His role includes trade creation, the origination and facilitation of financing transactions with SOEs, large corporates and MNCs in China.