Marion Tjin-Tham-Sjin from Appingedam was awarded the International Trade award during the Wintrade week in London.
Tjin-Tham-Sjin is the founder and owner of Splendid China, a company that supports Dutch export activities to China.
Dagblad van het Noorden reports that Tjin-Tham-Sjin has offices in the Groningen town of Appingedam and in Shanghai and employs eight staff members. She started the company in 2006 to assist European entrepreneurs get established in the Chinese market.
The Wintrade week conference focuses on supporting female entrepreneurship around the globe.