Yan He graduated in 1987 from the University of Hangzhou in China where she studied German Language and German literature.
In the first 6 years after university she worked as bilingual secretary in the industrial engineering department and personnel development department of Shanghai Volkswagen in China. After 3 years as assistant to the General Manager of the Shanghai branch of Dresdner Bank, she moved to Emerson Engineering Company Ltd. in Shanghai where she worked as administration manager as of Summer 1996.
In early 1999 she moved to Germany and started as assistant to the marketing department at Kirch Media. Two years later she transferred to Beta Film as sales assistant for Asia. From August 2003 on she was promoted to sales manager and was responsible for the Asian territory.
On 1 Jan. 2005 she joined SevenOne International GmbH, the program distribution arm of ProSiebenSat1. Media Group. At SevenOne International GmbH is responsible for Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-pacific territory.
At SevenOne International GmbH she has gained more and more experience in format sales. She has successfully sold the Sat1. format Clever! to CCTV in China and Family Showdown to Hu Nan TV in China. Most recently, she has successfully sold the Sat.1 comedy show Schiller Street to Mnet in South Africa.
Yan He is interested in learning more about Fomat creation and production, and cannot wait longer to join the Entertainment Master Class 2010!