Alexander holds a masters of Economics from Copenhagen University and University of Economics in Prague.
From 1999 to 2011 he was a career diplomat with the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, from 2007 to 2011 as senior commercial counsellor at the Danish Embassy in Beijing.
In 2011 he left diplomacy, moved to Shanghai and started Shanghai Jungle. Besides his wife and kids his passions are Liverpool FC, politics, American football and good literature.
Madison holds a master degree in Marketing，she was educated both in the United States and in China. She grew up in Shaanxi, in where she also became a big foodie.
Before joining Shanghai Jungle, she worked for Ogilvy PR in Shanghai. Now she is charge of Italy market. Her bachelor degree was Italian literature and she has a huge passion for Italy.
Her dream is to travel all around the world, especially exotic destinations. So where is her next?
Peng has a double degree in Tourism Management from South Central University for Nationalities and in English from Zhongnan University of Economics and Law. He grew up in Lijiang, Yunnan, and is from the ethnic Naxi minority.
Peng can best be described as the company's box-to-box player and oversees all new website and WeChat projects and Chinese social media activities. A massive Rock fan, he likes all types of music: Metal, punk, britpop, indie rock, post rock, grunge etc.
He is also a shitty longboarder (more like a buttboarder) who likes to explore the world.
A Czech in Shanghai, Marek is a Management Engineering graduate from University of Economics in Prague.
He came to Shanghai because of his passion for China and because he loves Shanghai Jungle's business idea of truly introducing European countries to Chinese tourists.
Marek is the country manager for the Czech Republic and Slovakia and also our IT wizard.
In his free time he claims to study Chinese very, very hard….
Hungarian living in Shanghai. Fanni has a Bachelor degree in Internation Administration and currently she is a Master’s degree student.
She came to China because of her passion for China and Chinese language. She has been living in different cities in China during the past 3 years. Fanni is a country manager for Hungary and also she is responsible for the overseas Chinese social media.
She has passion for traveling, searching, researching, learning new things and acquiring immense knowledge. 道山学海。- Dào shān xué hǎi. - Learning is as high as the mountains and as wide as the seas.
Nachuan majored in Translation and Interpreting in Dalian University of Technology.
He is a language buff, speaking several languages - besides English and Chinese also French and Japanese - and currently trying to learn Italian. He likes music and drawing pictures, photographing and traveling - and will one day travel all over the world.
Nachuan is responsible for several WeChat and social media projects and particularly handles projects for Czech and Swedish customers.
Guoyan Cheng is a graduate of English Language and Literature from Sichuan International Studies University. She loves Chinese, English and French literature, especially poems and novels. Four-year college life in Chongqing makes her nut about spicy food - that’s why she never stops looking for genuine Chongqing noodles or hotpot wherever she goes.
Guoyan works on WeChat projects and social media with particular focus on our Israeli clients. She relishes the remarkable atmosphere of Shanghai Jungle, and she claims the likes of every colleague.
She is passionate about Europe and has long been expecting to study or live there. Life in Shanghai Jungle draws her closer to the ideal destination.
Xiao Xin is a MTI graduate from Jinan University. She loves traveling - which is how she found Shanghai Jungle.
She is responsible for a range of WeChat marketing activities including many of our Danish clients.
She always tries to bring her camera to photograph nature and people. In her past she has worked as a photographer’s assistant, a tour guide and a financial translator. She also enjoys reading and hopes to one day travel to any place she wants to go.
Edi is a German and has a Bachelor of Arts in Human geography from Goethe-University in Frankfurt.
Before working at Shanghai Jungle he did several internships in the German tourism industry. He really likes to travel, to explore new cultures and to meet new people. That’s why he decided to move to the most vibrant city of the world – Shanghai!
Edi is our project manager for Germany and wants to help expose the wonderful German culture of cuisine, art, history and more to the new generation of Chinese tourists.
His passion is football. If he wouldn’t work at Shanghai Jungle he would probably be a professional football player. He is a big fan of Liverpool FC and Eintracht Frankfurt. He also loves food and he is our master chef at Shanghai Jungle. He has a weakness for sneakers and owns over 40 pairs of fancy shoes!
Mikkel is from Denmark and is currently spending an exchange year at Dong Hua University, in Shanghai, in relation with his study – Business, Language and Culture (Chinese).
When Mikkel is not in school, he spends most of his time in our sales, research and social media department or helping Marek with different tasks.If Mikkel had any free time, he would spend it on a soccer field, as he is a very passionate FC Barcelona fan and used to play on a high level, before moving to Shanghai.
Other than that, he loves to hike and dreams about one day climbing Mount Everest.
Rose graduated from SEGi University, Malaysia with a major in International Tourism and Hospitality Management.
She has been working and living in different tropical countries during the past 8 years and now here she is, relocated to this amazing city, meeting interesting cool people and having new adventures around the world.
“To experience at least once and understand each situation and scenario as my own, so when I talk to you I’ll feel you instead of hearing the words” well explained why she loves to travel.
Vera has a degree in International Economic and trade from Zhejiang Shuren University. She has the characteristics of the Southern girl - tender and gracious.
Before joining Shanghai Jungle, Vera worked in Courtyard by Marriott in Hangzhou Qianjiang. Now she works on our travel products for our clients.
Vera has interest in traveling and in the past she traveled alone to several small countries in Southeast Asia. She is also a big rock and hip-hop fan - in leisure time she goes to concert or music festivals.