The former design student of the China Academy of Art in Hangzhou to which the Bauhaus Collection was sold at the end of 2010, lives in Hangzhou and Berlin and runs a design studio called Hesign in both cities. Jianping is a close confident of the academic director Jiang Zu and met Torsten Bröhan at the end of 2009 through the Berlin consultant Stephan Balzer. Was Jianping He the key figure in the sale of the Bauhaus Collection to China?
— 4. Mai 2015