Yanying has a background in the arts. She studied music at the Royal Conservatoire in the Netherlands and in China.

She spent nearly 20 years living in the Netherlands and Germany. As a singer, she gave concerts around Europa and China. In addition, she is active as a music educator.

Yanying’s activities focus on helping Dutch organizations from the arts & culture sector make connections to partners in China.

In 2019, she started her collaboration with European School of Ballet by offering the school a new media platform in Chinese and became ESB agent for China.