Dean, School of Business Management at Beijing
University of Posts & Telecommunications (BUPT)
President, CEO and Founder of a U.S.
consulting and trading corporation specialized in China’s
telecommunication sector and initiated by China’s Ministry
of Posts & Telecommunications (MPT)
Director, Central Policy Unit, State Ministry of Post & Telecommunications(MII),
Senior Fellow, China Academy of Telecommunicatioin Research (CATR),
State Ministry of Information Industries (MII)
Senior Deputy Director, State Economic & Technological Development
Research Center (ETDRC), State Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications
Co-founder of Diva Communications,
Berkeley, California, first company to develop wireless local
loop (WLL) systems
Ph.D., M.S., Electrical Engineering
Dept., Stanford University, California
former General Manager, Technical
Strategy Board, Digital China Corporation
(Key Subsidiary of Lenovo Holdings)
former General Manager, Business Development Division, Legend
former Co-Director, Group Operations Management, Legend Group,
(Chief Secretary of Chairman Liu Chuan Zhi's Office)
former General Manager, German Branch, Legend Group Germany
Doctor of Engineering (Ph.D.), Structure
born Sound, Technical University of Berlin, Germany Bachelor of
Science, Electronics Department, China University of Science and
Dr. Li speaks fluent English, German,
and enjoys Painting, Music and Gardening
M. Mueller is of Swiss nationality and was born in Switzerland.
He completed his schooling and commercial and economic studies
in Switzerland and holds an MBA degree from I.M.D. (formerly IMEDE)
in Lausanne, Switzerland. He spent his entire professional career
on important international assignments with the Nestl¨¦ Group:
out of 35 years, he spent 32 years abroad, out of which 28 years
in Asia, including 19 years in the Greater China Region.
the Nestl¨¦ Group in Switzerland in 1972 as international operational
auditor with assignments in Europe, North America and South Africa.
After 4 years of solid introduction to Nestl¨¦¡¯s operations in
various countries, his subsequent career brought him to the Far
East (Hong Kong, Taiwan, Philippines) where he continuously progressed
into senior positions in Sales and Marketing Management. In between
these transfers, he spent some 3 years at Nestl¨¦ Headquarters
in Switzerland with business development responsibilities for
Far Eastern countries.
he was Head of Nestl¨¦ in Pakistan and during 1995-1998 Head of
Nestl¨¦ in Korea. In mid 1998, he moved to Beijing and took over
the responsibilities for Nestl¨¦ in China as Chairman and CEO
of Nestl¨¦ (China) Ltd. and, in mid-2000, his responsibilities
were further expanded as Head of Nestl¨¦ in the Greater China
Region where in 2007 Nestl¨¦ employed over 13,000 permanent staff
and operated 21 factories and one R&D Centre (2nd to open
in 2008). He also was nominated as Consultant to the Yunnan and
Shaanxi Provincial Governments and was Vice President of the Beijing
Association of Enterprises with Foreign Investment.
Upon his retirement
from Nestl¨¦, he maintains an active interest in global business
activities, in particular in Asia/Greater China Region as well
as Europe. He has been invited to serve as a Senior Advisor by
various organizations and as an ¡®Executive-in-Residence¡¯ at
IMD, International Institute for Management Development, Lausanne/Switzerland.
He is a member of the Board of Directors of the B¨¹hler Group
in Switzerland and of three Nestl¨¦¡¯s joint ventures in China,
namely Shanghai Totole Food Ltd. and Shanghai Totole First Food
Ltd. in Shanghai and Haoji Food Ltd. in Sichuan Province.
German, English and French and has a basic knowledge in some other
Faisal Rashed Al Ghais
Title of Citizen of the State of Rio de Janeiro by decree No.
74 of the parliament of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Medalha Do Merito Pedro Ernesto (Medal of Merit Pedro Ernesto),
from the State of Rio de Janriro, Brazil.
Ordem Nacional do Curzeiro do Sul -Gran Cruz- (National Decoration
of the Crusader of the South) in the grade of Grand Cross from
the President of the Federative Republic of Brazil.
Ordem Bernado O¡¯Higgins -Gran Cruz- (Decoration Bernado O¡¯Higgins)
in the grade of Grand Cross from the President of the Republic
Grosse Goldene Ehrenzeichen am Bande fuer Verdienste um die Republik
Oesterreich (Grand Decoration of Honour in Gold with Sash for
Services to the Republic of Austria) from the President of the
Republic of Austria, as an exception.
-June 1968- Bachelor of Arts (Political Science), American University
Beirut, with honours.
-Arabic, English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Persian.
-Working knowledge of Italian and Chinese.