Kaiser Kuo

Co-founder and host, Sinica podcast

A photographic portrait of Kaiser Kuo

Hailed as China’s most popular English-language podcast on current affairs, Kaiser’s The Sinica Podcast has run since April 2010. Over the years, the show has had over 400 episodes featuring prominent statesmen, diplomats, scholars, journalists, and activists. During the 20 years he spent in Beijing, before returning to the US in 2016, Kaiser was involved with everything ranging from music to technology. Apart from being the Director of International Communications for Baidu, China’s leading search engine, Kaiser also served as the Director of Digital Strategy for Ogilvy & Mather in Beijing. In May 2016, he was honored by the Asia Society with a leadership award for “revolutionizing the way people live, consume, socially interact and civically engage.”