Since its foundation in 2010, Zhongguancun Development Group（ZGC Group）, with its consistent mission to facilitate innovation and development, has been committed to building an open and shared ecosystem that integrates key factors of innovation. It deploys innovative resources across the world to promote the transformation and industrialization of scientific and technological achievements by means of establishing high-tech parks, making investments, providing finance and professional services. ZGC Group, through its efforts and successes, has become an essential part of the Zhongguancun innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem.
Innovation Space Operations
Focusing on “Three cities and one district” and “One district and sub-parks”, ZGC Group provides high-quality park space service for innovative enterprises and startups. ZGC Group has invested over $15 billion in the development of innovation parks and has developed and consolidated nearly 29 square kilometers of land, with more than 3 million square meters of science and technology facilities. Zhongguancun Software Park and Zhongguancun Life Science Park have become the leading technology parks in their respective industries.
Placing emphasis on cutting-edge innovation and advanced technology clusters, ZGC Group focuses on key sectors such as information technology, health, environmental protection and intelligent manufacturing. To continuously optimize industrial organization and innovation, ZGC Group provides comprehensive services that include investment, high-tech parks, funds, and fully functional service platforms.
Up to now, the Group’s equity investment has covered eight of the “Top 10 leadingedge industries”. Through direct and fund investment, ZGC Group has invested over $6 billion in more than 2,000 projects, and has also assisted 35 enterprises to go public, such as Shenzhen Institute of Building Research Co., Ltd. 15 companies to become unicorns, including Didi, and 139 enterprises to be listed on the NEEQ.
Focusing on new trends in innovation and entrepreneurship, ZGC Group makes continuous efforts to create financial products through diversified means, including technology guarantees, technology leasing and technology credits. ZGC Group strives to create a full-functioned ecosystem for financial services and to deliver comprehensive financing solutions for high-tech enterprises, providing over $45 billion of debt financing for enterprises and serving nearly 900 companies that are listed on domestic and foreign stock exchanges.
ZGC Group provides multi-factor market-driven services that aim to meet the needs of scientific and technological innovation and to enhance industrial service capacity. ZGC Group strives to provide enterprises with full-cycle, one-stop, comprehensive and integrated services. Our range of professional services facilitates the advancement of innovation ecosystems through technological innovation and industrial development.
China Innovation Services
Centered in Beijing with a network that extends throughout China, ZGC Group primarily operates with a light-asset strategy, and focuses on the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei collaborative innovation network. ZGC Group also has established cooperation with similar regions to create similar “Zhongguancun models” that have created a transregional technology network for collaborative innovation.
ZGC Group continuously makes efforts to implement various significant projects, with emphasis on Tianjin and Hebei Province. Examples include the Tianjin Binhai?Zhongguancun High-tech Park, and the Beijing-Tianjin Zhongguancun Science City. ZGC Group has also established the first collaborative innovation investment funds, and created the large information-technology based ecosystem known as “Information Valley.”
Global Innovation Services
In order to support the Belt and Road Initiative and to integrate into the global innovation ecosystem, ZGC Group has created a world class cross-border incubation mechanism that includes comprehensive innovation resources such as overseas strategic scientists, and new scientific research institutes. ZGC Group has established the Zhongguancun Silicon Valley Innovation Center in the United States, and continuously expanded business into North America and Europe, establishing international innovation networks with global resources.