Social Enterprise and Impact Investing (Frontier Market Scouts Program) January 2017
Collaborated with practitioners from Omidyar Network and Impact America Fund to gain knowledge in the
due diligence process, investment advisory services, and portfolio management for impact investing.
13 Years of diverse experience managing and leading complex projects and operations in both China and North
America. Exhibited consistent success across diverse functions including Sales, Factory Management, Program
Management, Continuous Improvement as well as across diverse industries such as Consumer Electronics
Automotive and Construction Equipment. Led turnaround of a manufacturing plant in China as well as worked
with global teams in Korea, Japan, Europe and the United States. Significant Fortune Global 500 customer
responsibilities in China, Korea, Japan, North America and Europe including Daimler, GM, Volvo, CAT, and Tesla.
Received certificated in Impact Investing and developed strong analytics knowledge through NYU Stern program.
Capex Operations Program Manager, 10/2014 to 01/2016 Apple Inc – Cupertino, CA
Executed key test equipment transfers between 3 iPhone manufacturing sites and 5 suppliers
across Asia to support the iPhone 6s launch.
Led from design to execution a newly introduced asset-tracking system for more than 300,000
iPhone manufacturing equipment/fixtures in China.
Acted as overall Program Manager for launch of critical new manufacturing process for the
iPhone 6s and 7 with a program budget $100 million.
Successfully achieved savings of USD 50 million through management of optimization project for
the iPhone repair assembly process.
General, 10/2006 to 09/2014 Modine Manufacturing Company
1.5B NYSE (MOD) global manufacturing company serving a diverse group of construction and vehicular companies.
Modine entered China in 2005; participated in developing the infrastructure and culture for Modine China.
Program Manager, 09/2013 to 09/2014 Racine, WI
Managed and led programs with annual sales of USD 20 million for major automotive customers
including General Motors, Chrysler, Nissan, Tesla and Ford.
Coordinated with cross-functional team from manufacturing plant in Tennessee, purchasing,
sales and logistics to achieve program profit, quality and delivery targets.
Acted as global program lead in coordination with China and the United States for 5 million units
per year General Motors program.
Sales and Marketing Director, 03/2012 to 08/2013 Shanghai, China
Expanded business with Volkswagen adding programs worth USD $72 million.
Led Sales and Marketing activities for China with a team of 7 Sales Managers/Key Account
Managers covering Automotive, Commercial Vehicle and Construction Equipment markets;
reporting to the most senior person in Asia, the Regional Vice President Asia.
Led the development of long-range strategic targets and 5 Year Sales Plan for the China region.
Managed Customer Development Plans for key customers and manage relationship with top-
level customer executives in China, Japan and Korea.
Managing Director, 03/2007 to 02/2012 Shanghai Operations – Shanghai, China
Managed Plant with USD $36 million in annual sales achieving pre-tax income growth of 583%
from 2006 to 2011.
Managed and directed Finance, Quality, Engineering, HR and Production
functions and reported to the Asia Managing Director.
Successfully launched 13 programs for BMW, Hyundai, Sany, Mitsubishi FUSO, CAT and Volvo;
kept spending within project budget and thereby tripled plant revenue.
Realized successful Plant transformation from assembly operation to complex manufacturing;
met timeline commitments and effectively managed USD $4 million capital expenditures budget.
Reduced DSO from 160 days to 45 days and increased Inventory Turns from 4 to 15.
Led Plant to be awarded TS 16949 and ISO 14001 Certification.
Continuous Improvement Coach Changzhou, China March 2010 - June 2011.
Led the development and implementation of the Modine Production System (Continuous
Improvement System) for the Changzhou plant with revenues of USD $90 million.
Conducted weekly "Go & See" visits to Changzhou plant to mentor production leaders and
evaluate day-to-day improvements.
China Product Launch Leader, 07/2008 to 06/2011 Shanghai, China
Led and directed product launch activities for over 60 programs in China with USD $70 million in
annual sales for two plants while managing three Project Managers.
Coordinated with Korean, European and American Program Management, Sales, Engineering
and Production teams for global launches.
Assistant Managing Director, 10/2006 to 02/2007 Shanghai, China
Managed plant assembly operations and led implementation of lean manufacturing techniques
such as FIFO, 5S and Kanban.
02/2003 to 09/2006 SearchBank Ltd
An Asian executive search firm focusing on senior management positions in manufacturing, consumer products,
health care and medical equipment industries.
Associate Director, 06/2006 to 09/2006 Shanghai, China
Led consulting and search execution for clients in the manufacturing and consumer goods
sectors including Diageo, Disney and Federal Signal.
Head of Research, 05/2005 to 05/2006 Shanghai, China
09/2004 to 04/2005 Beijing, China
Managed 8 Researchers across four offices: Shanghai, Hong Kong, Chongqing and Beijing.
Led the implementation and training of an executive search software database system across
Asian offices in Greater China and Manila, Philippines.
Business Representative, 08/2003 to 08/2004 Chongqing, China
China by managing the application for a
Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprise License with the Chongqing government.
Research Associate, 02/2003 to 07/2003 Shanghai, China
Master of Arts: International Environmental Policy, Current Middlebury Institute of International Studies - Monterey, CA
Associate of Arts: May 2016 Esalen Institute - Big Sur, CA Participated in two, one-month long workshops on Mindfulness Meditation and Relational Gestalt.
Master of Science: Business Analytics, 2014 New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business - New York, NY Business Analytics
Bachelor of Arts: Chinese and International Relations, 2002 University of Wisconsin - Madison, WI Awarded Lawrence Louey Merit Scholarship
English (Native), Mandarin (Fluent), Spanish (Intermediate-Novice)