Managing Director – OHorizons China

BACKGROUND:
Mr. Lin has more than 30 years of automotive and transportation industry experience. He is a former executive at the SGM unit of SAIC, where he held various roles including Director of the President’s Office, Deputy Manager of Quality for both internal and supplier production and Director of Purchasing with an emphasis on indirect procurement.  Mr. Lin has extensive knowledge of and relationships in the Chinese automotive industry.

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:
Mr. Lin’s functional expertise includes purchasing, government affairs, operations and strategic planning. His relationships with the central, regional and local governments afford insight and direction to OHorizons’ clients seeking a broader foothold in China. He has amassed significant knowledge regarding the current and future development of the Chinese automotive market and has used this expertise to assist companies with regional expansion and M&A strategies.

Mr. Lin also has extensive experience outside of automotive in both the industrials and general manufacturing sectors.

EDUCATION:
Mr. Lin is a graduate of the Shanghai Traffic and Transportation University.