The Mapping Global China Initiative consists of a group of professionals with varied backgrounds and experiences, all devoted to our mission. Our team is dedicated to assisting in the utilization of data and maps, as well as collaborating with experts, to effectively communicate their research to the public. Our ultimate goal is to foster a greater comprehension of China’s global relations and presence and facilitate meaningful discussions on this vital matter.



Maria Adele Carrai

Founder and Managing Director


Jiayong Liang

Founder and Director of Technology

Charles Chang

Director of Research

Jennifer Rudolph

Director of Education and Development


Bhagya Senaratne

Communications Director


Radek Sabadka

Communications and Research

Aziz Abdullaev

Web Developer


Anna Gori

Website Designer

Sylvia Ma

Website Designer

Minxin Chen

Research Assistant

Xuyan Gao

Research Assistant

Yeduo Pu

Research Assistant

Xinchen Zhao

Research Assistant