Wells (Zhiyuan) Zhao

Zhiyuan Zhao (Wells) - Researcher at NPI Social Entrepreneur Institute, contact: zhiyuan.zhao@npi.org.cn

Zhiyuan Zhao is a graduate student in Shanghai University Sociology Department's master's degree program. His research interests include organizational sociology, civil society, and social organizations. At NPI Social Entrepreneur Institute his main responsibility is scholarly research, including evaluation of the capacity building programs for social organizations. As a researcher for the SEFORIS program he wrote the SEFORIS country report for China, “The State of Social Entrepreneurship in China," and he works with the research section's project officer to carry out the case studies and other research tasks for the WP2 social enterprise case studies.