Alysha Webb

Alysha Webb is based in Los Angeles but lived in China for more than 14 years and speaks fluent Chinese.  She has an insider's knowledge of China's auto industry, including being the first foreign expert member of the Chinese Automotive Dealers Association's Expert's Committee.

She is editor and publisher of Automotive Buy Sell Report, an online news and resource center for auto dealers and professionals in the mergers and acquisitions world. 

For Chinese investors looking to acquire or invest in an auto dealership or other automotive-related asset in the U.S., she can help you find the right asset, including vetting potential partners. 

Through Cross Pacific Partner, Alysha works with companies in China and the U.S. to shape their media message and assists Chinese executives planning U.S. visits that maximize their potential to learn and to meet potential business partners.

Her connections are unparalleled, as is her understanding of the problems that foreign firms and their Chinese partners encounter when each side's needs aren't clearly communicated. 

She is well-known in China's electric vehicle industry. Her ChinaEV blog, at, is recognized as one of the few blogs that truly addresses the issues China faces as it strives to be an EV superpower. 

She covered China’s emerging auto industry for Detroit-based Automotive News from 2002 to 2008 and created Automotive News China, an online Chinese- and English-language weekly newsletter. She returned to the U.S. in 2008.

Alysha also lived in China in 1984-85 and 1991-93.

Katherine Peavy

Katherine has specific knowledge in corporate fraud, compliance, due diligence and supply chain security compliance (C-TPAT), and is also versed in ethical sourcing/labor standards (SA8000), crisis management, and ethics – with practical knowledge of these areas specific to China and on the expectations of U.S. headquarters. Katherine enjoys working with companies to localize and operationalize their compliance programs on any compliance topic.

She is a Certified Fraud Examiner (Association of Certified Fraud Examiners). She has worked on strategic projects involving communications, corporate compliance and business development with a diverse section of colleagues from editors to CEOs, and with people across the globe. Katherine spends her time working and living between Atlanta and Shanghai.

Katherine’s passions are developing and working with well-functioning cross-cultural teams, helping companies maximize their global operations and report writing. She is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.

Katherine is well versed in following areas:

  • Pre-IPO & Pre-Transaction due diligence
  • Compliance Program Management
  • Supply chains in Asia
  • Automotive industry
  • Light industry supply chain
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

Gary Nightingale

Gary is the Dallas, TX-based founder and owner of Frasch Sit/Stand Furniture, and managing director of ConnexAsia Ltd., a Hong Kong-based company that provides import, export, sourcing and new factory setup services as well as product development from concept to manufacturing to retail.

Previously a global program manager in Shenzhen with Flextronics, Gary has also worked for other electronics-related companies. 

A fluent Mandarin speaker, Gary has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M and an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas. 







通过Cross Pacific Partner,Alysha为中美企业指导媒体信息的发布,协助安排中国企业高管的访美行程,以便他们能充分了解和接触在美国的潜在商业合作伙伴。









  • IPO前和交易前的尽职调查
  • 合规管理
  • 亚洲的供应链
  • 汽车行业
  • 轻工业供应链
  • 兼并与收购

Gary Nightingale

Gary是位于德克萨斯达拉斯的Frasch Sit/Stand家俱公司的创始人和所有人。他还是ConnexAsia公司的执行董事,ConnexAsia注册地在香港,为企业提供进出口、采购和新工厂设立、以及从概念到制造和零售的产品开发服务。