About Ashley

#GoGetThem #BeAwesome #Smile&Wave

Ashley is a China marketing expert with ten years of professional experience as a consultant in the region. She has lived in mainland for over 4 years and has worked in Hong Kong for the past 7. Ashley is fluent in Mandarin, Russian, German and English. Her specialties involve marketing in China, Chinese social media, KOL promotions and creative campaigns.

In 2011 Ashley established Alarice International, a social media agency that offers creative marketing solutions for China. Moreover, in 2013 she has co-founded the Russian Business Club in Hong Kong and in 2015 started aJournal, China-focused media project. In 2016, she and her team have launched ChoZan, a membership platform for China-focused marketers.

Ashley often shares her knowledge and experience in a variety of magazines, including Forbes, CNBC, Huffington Post, SCMP, China Daily, Hong Kong Economic Times, Ming Pao, Jing Daily, Wen Wei Po, The Asian Entrepreneur, Jumpstart Magazine, HK01, Macau Business Daily and others.

Ashley is a frequent speaker at China Marketing Summit, WeChat Conference, InvestHK, HKSTP, The Women’s Foundation, GSMA, General Assembly, Metta, TEDx and others.

Ashley is the host of the AshleyTalks Podcast, where she interview top thought leaders from across Asia and the world about entrepreneurship, marketing, women in business, China, tech and more. Subscribe on Castbox now.

Ashley’s Interests

  • Travelling
  • Muai Thai
  • Tennis
  • Swimming
  • Theater & Drama
  • Oil Painting

Biggest Adventures

  • Dogsledding in Kiruna
  • Swimming with wild dolphins in Hawaii
  • Giant turtle diving in Gili
  • Elephant trekking in Laos
  • Conservational safari in Kruger National Park


Email Ashley at ashley@chozan.co for consultancy enquiries or partnership opportunities