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 www.china-ev.org, 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. 

 

 

魏爱莉

魏爱莉现住洛杉矶,曾在中国居住和工作超过14年,能说流利的普通话。作为中国汽车流通协会的首位外国专家,她对于中国的汽车行业有透彻的了解。

她现为《美国汽车买卖报告》的主编和出版人,该报告为汽车经销商和专业人士提供并购信息和辅助资源。

对于有意收购或投资美国汽车经销商或其他与汽车相关的资产,她能够帮您找到合适的资产和物色潜在的合作方。

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。

在中美两国的汽车行业,她拥有难以匹敌的广泛人际关系网络。她对于中美企业在合作时因对各自的需求缺乏清晰的沟通而导致的问题有精到的了解。

她在中国的电动车行业有很高的知名度。她的ChinaEV博客(www.china-ev.org)是为数不多的能够真正把握中国在迈向电动车超级大国之路上所面临问题的博客之一。

她从2002到2008年为底特律的《汽车新闻》报道中国的新兴汽车行业,并创办了中英文双语电子周刊《美国汽车新闻·中国》。她于2008年回到美国。Alysha在1984至1985年、1991至1993年也曾在中国居住。

司马柯林

柯林的专长在于调查企业欺诈、合规、尽职调查和供应链安全合规(C-TPAT)。对于符合商业伦理的采购/用工标准(SA8000)、危机管理和商业伦理——特别是按照美国总部预期的标准审视美国企业在中国的业务方面,她都十分精通。她是注册舞弊审查师协会会员。

她在中国有15年的工作经历,2012年回到美国。曾和媒体主编、企业CEO和其他来自世界各国的人合作,参与多个战略咨询项目,其中包括商务沟通、企业合规和商业开发。

柯林的志趣在于与运作良好的跨文化团队共同成长和合作,帮助企业有效管理全球的运营和撰写商业报告。她能说流利的普通话。

柯林在下述领域拥有专长:

  • 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。

他曾在深圳担任富士康一个全球项目的领导人,也曾在其他电子类企业供职。

Gary能说流利的普通话,拥有德克萨斯农工大学的机械工程学士和德克萨斯大学达拉斯分校的工商管理硕士学位。