June 14, 2022. WASHINGTON, DC.
USCBC President Craig Allen welcomed the election of officers and members to the board of the Council, now in its 49th year of advocating for US companies doing business in China.
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) announced the election of officers and board members, including new chair Marc N. Casper, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
“I’m honored to serve the US-China Business Council and work with my fellow board members to strengthen the US-China commercial relationship,” said Casper. “Following on the work of outgoing chairman Tom Linebarger, I plan to engage with American and Chinese leaders—in Washington and Beijing—to support a productive relationship between our two countries based on fairness, respect, and adherence to international legal norms.”
USCBC President Craig Allen welcomed the election of officers and members to the board of the Council, now in its 49th year of advocating for US companies doing business in China. “USCBC is fortunate to have Marc lead our board. He oversees a dynamic business that touches on many areas of critical significance in the US-China commercial relationship—technology, life sciences, manufacturing, and R&D. I also want to thank Tom Linebarger for having chaired our board for the last two years.”
“Today we are at a consequential moment in US-China relations,” added Allen. “We face a series of inflection points that could profoundly shape the direction of the world’s most important relationship for many years to come.”
Allen announced the following new board officers and members. The full list of board members can be found here.
Chair Marc N. Casper Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Vice Chairs Darius Adamczyk Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Honeywell
Kewsong Lee Chief Executive Officer The Carlyle Group
Secretary-Treasurer Jennifer Scanlon President and Chief Executive Officer UL Inc.
Counsel Eric C. Emerson Partner Steptoe and Johnson, LLP
President Craig Allen President US-China Business Council
Marc Allen Chief Strategy Officer and Senior Vice President The Boeing Company
Cristiano R. Amon Chief Executive Officer Qualcomm Incorporated
Craig Billings CEO Wynn Resorts
William S. Cohen Chairman and Chief Executive Officer The Cohen Group
John Donahoe President and CEO Nike, Inc.
Mary Callahan Erdoes Chief Executive Officer JPMorgan Chase’s Asset & Wealth Management
Jim Fitterling Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dow
Seifi Ghasemi Chairman, President, and CEO Air Products
Lal Karsanbhai President and CEO Emerson
Deborah Lehr CEO and Managing Partner Edelman Global Advisory
Geoff Martha Chairman and CEO Medtronic
Doug McMillon President and CEO Walmart Inc.
Eric S. Musser President and COO Corning Incorporated
Milind Pant Chief Executive Officer Amway
Brian Sikes Chief Operating Officer Cargill
Bob Sternfels Global Managing Partner McKinsey & Company
Rajesh Subramaniam President and CEO FedEx Corporation
Jack P. Williams Senior Vice President Exxon Mobil Corporation
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