Cai Jin Vice President Chinese Federation of Logistics and Purchasing
Cai Jin graduated from Wuhan University in 1985 with a Masters in Economics. He is now a certified Senior Economist. He has worked in the Economics Information Centre of National Economics Committee, National Ministry of Materials and China Logistics Information Centre of Ministry of Domestic Trade in a variety of senior roles. He is now Vice President of the CFLP, Vice President of the Chinese Society of Logistics, Director and party secretary of the China Logistics Information Centre.
Xu Guangqing Logistics Engineering & Operation Management Director SAIC General Motors
Xu Guangqing has more than ten years automotive logistic experience, covering almost every segment of finished vehicle facilities, including in-plant logistics, warehousing, logistic engineering, parts distributions, as well as out-plant logistics.
Shen Jinjun Chairman Chinese Automobile Dealer Association
Shen Jinjun became responsible for the management of the dealers association in 2014, having previously been its executive vice president and general manager. He is a former secretary general of the China Automotive Logistics Association (CALA), which is a partner in the Automotive Logistics China conference.
Xu Changming Director Information Resources Development Department of National Information Centre
Benedikt Birner Director Regional Network Design and Transportation for Greater China Schaeffler Greater China
David Chen Director Aftersales Department Fujian Benz
Mats Harborn Executive Director Scania Group China Strategic Center / ACEA
In 2003 Mats became the first Scania representative in China. In 2010, he took up the position as Executive Director of the Scania China Strategic Centre, which focuses on long term business development in China.
He is Chairman of the ACEA CV board in China. Mats has been a very active participant in the public debate on the improvement of the transport and logistics in China.
Mats holds a degree from Lund University in Asian Studies and Business Administration. He has lived and worked in China for over 20 years.
Balakrishnan Adhi Vice President Material Planning & Logistics Ford Motor Company
Balakrishnan (Bala) is the head of product codification, program and pre-production management and system planning and implementation functions. This is part of the material planning and logistics department for Ford Asia Pacific. Bala leads the team of 180 members which includes India, China, Australia, South Africa, Thailand and Japan. He is responsible for the delivery of product launches, global BOM, engineering change control and prototype parts procurement activities. Bala also worked in ChangAn-Ford JV in China and various short term assignments in Thailand, Taiwan, Philippines, South Africa, Japan, Brazil, Australia, UK, Germany and USA. He has over 19 years of experience in the logistics industry.
Bala achieved a B.E. in production engineering, MBA in operations and PGDBF in finance. Currently he is pursuing a PhD in management.