The environment for multinational companies in China has become increasingly complex in the past few years as the country grapples with restructuring its economy. Nowhere is this clearer than in the case of technology MNCs. Subject to policies stipulating the use of domestic products, efforts to acquire technology through joint ventures or M&A, and emerging competitors, technology MNCs have a tough road to navigate.
For nearly a decade, APCO’s Beijing Director Bruce Fu has been following these trends and advising multinational companies on how to interpret these regulations and keep their business relevant. In these videos, Bruce walks us through the motivations behind China’s technology ambitions, the role that innovation plays, and how technology MNCs should react.