Tom Whitehouse, contributing editor, spoke to Jin Hu, BP Ventures’ Shanghai-based China lead, about how she is re-adapting to her country of birth after 16 years in the UK. Hu also set out the strategic rationale behind BP’s $10m backing of Nio Capital and pledged to demonstrate value to venture investors in China.

How does it feel going back to China after so long in the UK? I have been living happily in the London-centric “global citizenship bubble” for the past 16 years. The UK is very international and BP is very inclusive and diverse. China is, of course, no less global in its outlook but it has…

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