Rebecca Branham

 

Rebecca Branham
Co-Founder and Managing Director, B & L Group, Inc.

 

Rebecca has over 30 years’ experience with foreign and international investment and engineering companies in the fields of government relations, business development, office management and human resource. She worked for the first foreign invested enterprise for Northeast China in Shenyang and set up the first foreign engineering firm in Shenyang. She also served as the China Government Relations Manager for a large American multinational engineering and construction company.


In 2005, Rebecca co-founded B & L Group with Phil Branham. B & L Group is an international project management and consulting company with extensive experience in the areas of Construction Management, Investment and Business Consulting, Event Planning & Management, Education & Training. Rebecca led B & L Group team successfully completed the USA Pavilion of 2010 Shanghai World Expo. B & L Group sponsored USA Pavilion.


Born, raised and worked in China, Rebecca has passion to support both China and America in different areas. She received former US Secretary of the State George Schults twice in China in late 1990s. She was received twice by the former US Secretary of the State Hilary Clinton.


Rebecca is actively participated in support of American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai and China(Amcham). She served as Co-chair of the AmCham Corporate Social Responsibility Committee. She has been also involved in charity activities in China since 1997. B & L Group also won the AmCham Corporate Social Responsibility Award.


Rebecca was one of 75 women invited to the first Dell Global Women Entrepreneur Summit in 2010. Rebecca has won many awards including: China Women Entrepreneur Award, University of Southern California Widney Alumni House Award, Women in International Trade Los Angeles chapter Global Trade Ambassador – China. She was also invited to be the special guest at Female Leadership Program which held by U.S. Consulate in Shanghai, the guest speaker at China Women Leaders Economic Forum, the judge at Enactus World Cup China Station Innovative Competition, the judge at Global Nature Day Competition which held by Global Health and Education Foundation etc.


Rebecca has passion in supporting professional women and women entrepreneurs. In 2014, Rebecca established CP Woman, which aims at promoting the development of global Chinese professional women. She has hosted Rebecca’s Exclusive Dialogues and interviewed CEOs and outstanding women leaders including wife of former US Ambassador to China, former Consul General of US General Consulate in Shanghai and Shenyang, China, CEO’s American Company in China, US Ambassador to Mongolia. She hosted US-China Professional Women Development Seminar.