ZHANG Shaohua (张韶华)
Visiting Scholar, Paul Tsai China Center
Zhang Shaohua is Deputy Director General of the Office of Senior Advisors, People's Bank of China (PBOC), and Secretary General of the Financial Research Center, Counsellors' Office of the State Council (COSC) of China. Her fields mainly cover secured transactions, financial inclusion, financial consumer protection and digital finance. In 2007, she led a team to widely broaden the scope of collateral by adding inventory and account receivables into the content of the PRC Property Law. During her time at Yale, she will continue research on security interests with an eye toward helping to establish a unified registry system for movable assets securing transactions in China’s Civil Code.