Lei Huang

Founder and CEO, China Islamic Finance Club


Lei Huang is the founder and CEO of the China Islamic Finance Club, Secretary General of the China-UAE Business Forum, and President of Cross Time International (Beijing) Co., Ltd. She has worked with several international institutions, including various UN organizations and law firms.

Since the inception of the Belt and Road Initiative in 2013, Ms. Huang has initiated the establishment of the China Islamic Finance Club, which focuses on research and promotion of strategic alignment between China and the Middle East, West Asia and North Africa, as well as international cooperation and win-win development in think tanks, trade, finance, education, science and technology, ecology, the halal industry, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Ms. Huang was included in the list of “Top 100 Most Influential Women in Islamic Finance” released by Cambridge IF Analytica (Cambridge Analysis) for two consecutive years, ranking 49th in 2018 and 17th in 2019.