Shenzhen is considered the “Silicon Valley of China” because of its concentration of innovative startups and established tech companies. However, unlike the Silicon Valley of America, you won’t find entrepreneurs walking into meetings in hoodies.
- For men, suits are the norm, in neutral and dark colors. Going tie-less might be OK in some cases, but it’s always safe to bring a few.
- Women should pack a few tailored suits as well, or opt for pencil skirts and blazers.
- For less formal functions, pack a business casual outfit.