Paul Clifford  


  • President at Paul G. Clifford & Associates

Paul has over 30 years of China experience in technology, consulting and finance. He is currently consulting on China business issues and writing a book on the Chinese economic reforms.  Until recently, he was Director responsible for strategic alliances to support Cisco’s program for sustainable mass urbanization, first in China and then in Asia-Pacific for Cisco Systems. Before this, he was Managing Partner, China, for Oliver Wyman; MD of Pacific Rim Resources; and VP of The First National Bank of Chicago. Paul has a PhD in modern Chinese history from the University of London and a post-graduate diploma from Peking University, earned in 1973.