SHENYANG, China, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Neusoft Corporation ("Neusoft", SSE: 600718), a leading IT solution and service provider in China, today announced that Neusoft has become an Industry Partner of the World Economic Forum, under which Neusoft will participate in both the Information Technology and Telecommunications Industries partnerships. Neusoft had been partnering with the Forum as the Global Growth Company Partner since 2007, and the upgrade to Industry Partner demonstrates its commitment to greater cooperation with the Forum in shaping the global, regional and industry agendas.
Industry Partners are select Member companies of the World Economic Forum that are actively involved in the Forum's mission at the industry level. With privileged access to the Forum's multistakeholder networks and experts, partnership brings visibility and insight to strategic decision-making on the most important industry and cross-industry related issues. This access and insight allows Industry Partners to contribute to leading positive change across these issues to engage in action to support corporate global citizenship. According to the Forum, besides Neusoft, the other Chinese enterprises in the ICT Industries Community of the Forum include Lenovo, Huawei, and China Mobile.
Olivier Schwab, Executive Director of World Economic Forum China, said, "We are delighted to welcome Neusoft as an Industry Partner of the Forum. As the first Global Growth Company (GGC) Partner, Neusoft played an active role in China to convey the Forum's mission of improving the state of the world. Additionally, as a GGC Advisory Board Member, Dr. Liu Jiren, Chairman & CEO of Neusoft, actively contributed his insights on shaping the community's agenda. We look forward to further strengthening our relationship and collaboration in advancing social and economic development regionally and globally."
Alan Marcus, Senior Director, Head of Information and Communication Technologies, World Economic Forum USA, said, "The Forum's ICT Industries Community looks forward to enhancing collaboration with Neusoft and working together towards unlocking ICT's enablement capability in delivering macro-socioeconomic value across the world."When talking about the Partnership with the Forum, Dr. Liu Jiren, Chairman & CEO of Neusoft said, "We are proud to become an Industry Partner after six years of deep engagement with the Forum as its Global Growth Company Partner. During the past years, the Forum has provided a good platform for us to exchange insights and practices with its multistakeholders around the world, which has greatly accelerated our steps in the international market. Upgrade to Industry Partner is an exciting milestone for our partnership, and Neusoft will continue to support the Forum's efforts in developing proactive responses to pressing industry challenges, and contribute to the exchange and cooperation between Chinese and global enterprises."