Zak Dychtwald

Founder & CEO, Young China Group and Author, Young China

A photographic portrait of Zak Dychtwald

Zak is the author of critically acclaimed Young China: How the Restless Generation Will Change Their Country and the World (2018), as featured in the Wall Street JournalThe Washington Post, and BBC World News. Young China explores how the country’s young generation, born after 1990, feels about everything from money and sex, to their government, the West and China’s shifting role in the world. Zak’s Young China Group, a think tank and consultancy, focuses on the emerging East and West millennial mindset, and the interactions of rising China and the world. This 28-year old Columbia University graduate has spoken at forums and summits across four continents as a rising authority on the subject.