SinoInsider® is a China political risk consulting and research group headquartered in New York City. We provide political risk assessment, education courses, and advisory services.

" As a China-based journalist, SinoInsider is to me a very reliable source of information to understand deeply how the CCP works and learn more about the factional struggle and challenges that Xi Jinping may face."

Sebastien Ricci
AFP correspondent for China & Mongolia

" SinoInsider offers an interesting perspective on the Sino-U.S. trade war and North Korea. Their predictions are often accurate, which is definitely very helpful."

Sebastien Ricci
AFP correspondent for China & Mongolia

" I have found SinoInsider to provide much greater depth and breadth of coverage with regard to developments in China. The subtlety of the descriptions of China's policy/political processes is absent from traditional media channels"

John Lipsky
Peter G. Peterson Distinguished Scholar
Kissinger Center for Global Affairs

" SinoInsider's in-depth and nuanced analysis of Party dynamics is an excellent template to train future Sinologists with a clear understanding that what happens in the Party matters."

Stephen Nagy
Senior Associate Professor
International Christian University

“ I find Sinoinsider particularly helpful in instructing students about the complexities of Chinese politics and what elite competition means for the future of the US-China relationship.”

Howard Sanborn
Virginia Military Institute

“ SinoInsider has been one of my most useful (and enjoyable) resources.”

James Newman
Former U.S. Navy cryptologist

“Professor Ming and his team’s analyses of current affairs are very far-sighted and directionally accurate. In the present media environment where it is harder to distinguish between real and fake information, SinoInsider’s professional perspectives are much needed to make sense of a perilous and unpredictable world. ”

Liu Cheng-chuan
Professor Emeritus, National Chiayi University


We equip business executives and crucial employees with skills to identify, analyze, and forecast political risk, the paramount issue in China.

We guide professionals in academia, military, and government to better understand China’s political directions.

We aid decision-makers in navigating the minefield of Xi Jinping era politics and better comprehend the new Sino-U.S. dynamic under President Donald Trump.

We specialize in decoding China’s political situation, Chinese Communist Party factional struggles (neidou), and personnel movement at the provincial level and above.

We provide our clients with forecasting and early-warning services to navigate risks and uncover opportunities.