Sinolytics is a European research-based consultancy entirely focused on China operating at the nexus of policy and business.

" Politically uncertain times need a new approach to corporate strategy and compliance in China." Managing Partner Dr. Jost Wübbeke Our Team "We distill the essence of Chinese policies and regulation for our clients." Managing Partner Mirjam Meissner Our Team " I love navigating our clients through China's policy-driven economy." Director Luisa Kinzius Our Team " We provide answers to concrete operational or strategic questions of MNCs creating unique value-add for our customers’ China operations. " Consultant Martin Catarata Our Team "I love helping our clients achieve their goals in China." Project Leader Dr. Camille Boullenois Our Team "The Sinolytics Team thrives on complexity – which is exactly what our clients need in today’s challenging China." CEO Bjoern Conrad Our Team

Sinolytics helps clients to successfully navigate in China’s policy-driven economy, providing strategic and management advice based on in-depth policy research, expert analysis and trend forecasting.

We support international companies and investors in China to make well-informed decisions ranging from hands-on acute issues to long-term strategic positioning. Sinolytics specializes where China is most challenging: at the nexus between policy and business. In our business consulting, we match deep know-how on China’s economic, financial, industrial and technology policies, and regulatory compliance with business expertise and market intelligence across sectors.

The Sinolytics team of China experts located in Beijing, Berlin and Brussels brings together perspectives from Europe and China. Day-by-day, we monitor and analyze the trends in China’s policy and business environment in the context of profound geopolitical shifts. We use in-depth research as basis for practical problem-solving, providing clients with concrete solutions for their challenges.

Established in 2018, Sinolytics has already helped more than 60 clients to better understand and successfully operate in China. Among our clients are MNCs, SMEs and investors from across all corporate sectors including several of the largest and most respected international companies.

Sinolytics Highlights

Supporting your strategy building under political uncertainty

Sinolytics key services are:
Sinolytics Policy Radar
provides in-depth analysis of the newest policy and regulatory developments, tailored to your China business and focusing on the specific impacts for your company

Sinolytics Strategy Building
helps clients to stay successful in China against the backdrop of an increasingly challenging geopolitical and domestic politics situation

Sinolytics Executive Briefing
challenge executives’ traditional thinking patterns on China and foster the cognitive flexibility needed to adjust to the rapid change in the Chinese market

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Updated Cybersecurity and Data Governance Primer

2021 has been a busy year for Cybersecurity regulation in China. Highlights include: - Personal Information Protection Law, published in August - Data Security Law, published in June - Regulation on Security Protection of Critical Information Infrastructure - Trial Provisions for Data Security of Vehicles

Foreign companies in China face a broad range of new requirements, from data in autonomous driving to HR to industrial platforms. We provide our view on China’s regulatory framework and help companies build the right cyber and data strategies to navigate compliance risks. This includes personal information protection, MLPS 2.0, cross-border data transfer, network products, encryption, critical information infrastructure, apps, and other issue areas.

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Study on China Politics and Impact on the Mechanical Engineering Industry with VDMA and Swissmem

The European mechanical engineering industry faces a complex economic and political business environment in China. Sinolytics conducted a joint study and survey with VDMA and Swissmem to assess the impact of China’s domestic policies and geopolitics on German and Swiss machinery companies.

The study finds that more than half of surveyed machinery companies see a high relevance of China’s 14th Five-year Plan for their business. They expect in particular to benefit from China’s greater emphasis on domestic consumption as primary growth driver under the “Dual Circulation” strategy.

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New Cybersecurity policy development – Implementation of China’s Cyber Security Law is accelerating
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Industrial Policy

Operating at the nexus of business and policy, we are advising companies from almost all business and industry sectors
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Regulatory Compliance

Understanding the regulatory challenges of the system and get to know how to navigate and prepare in an effective way
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Comprehensive analysis and expert assessments of status quo and future developments
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