Thursday 23 September 2021


Jane Sun

Chief Executive Officer and Director of Group Limited

The Global Travel Industry

As CEO of the largest online travel agency in China and one of the most respected female CEOs globally, few people are better placed to discuss the future of travel, both domestically and internationally.

Jane Sun

Jane is the Chief Executive Officer of Group Limited, a leading global travel services company that operates the sub-brands, Ctrip, Skyscanner and Qunar. She first joined the company as Chief Financial Officer in 2005, later serving as Chief Operating Officer and Co-President, before becoming CEO in 2016.

In the years since she joined, the market capitalisation of Group has grown from $1 billion to $20 billion, and its global footprint has expanded dramatically.

Jane was named one of Fortune’s Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Business for consecutive four years from 2017 to 2020.

Before joining Group, Jane was head of the SEC and External Reporting Division of Applied Materials, Inc. since 1997. Prior to that, she was an audit manager at KPMG LLP in Silicon Valley, California. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a State of California Certified Public Accountant. Jane earned her Bachelor’s degree from the business school of the University of Florida, and graduated with high distinction. She also attended Peking University Law School, where she obtained her LLM degree.