NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 - Daniel H. Rosen and Thilo Hanemann introduce Asia Society and Rhodium Group's new report on the Chinese investment surge in U.S. high tech, followed by a discussion among Gary Coleman, Mark Horn, Kenneth J. Petrilla, William Plummer, Huoy-Ming Yeh, and moderator Jonathan Landreth. (1 hr., 28 min.)
Managing Director for Global Industries, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited
Thilo Hanemann is research director at RHG and leads the firm's cross-border investment work. He coordinates RHG's research assets across different practice areas and supports the investment management, strategic planning and policy analysis requirements of RHG clients within his fields of expertise.
Thilo's research on cross-border investment assesses new trends in global capital flows, related policy developments and the political and commercial dynamics of specific transactions. One of his areas of expertise is the rise of emerging economies as global investors and the implications for host economies and the global economy. His most recent work focuses on the evolution of China's international investment position and the economic and policy implications from this new trend.
Senior Managing Director, Technology Banking, East West Bank
Managing Editor, ChinaFile, an online magazine published by the Asia Society Center on U.S.-China Relations.
Kenneth J. Petrilla
Executive Vice President and Head of China Desk, Wells Fargo Bank
Vice President, External Affairs, Huawei
Daniel H. Rosen
Daniel H. Rosen is the founding partner of RHG and leads the firm's work on China. He has been a visiting fellow focusing on China at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) since 1993. He is also an adjunct associate professor at Columbia University, where he has taught graduate seminars on the Chinese economy at the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) since 2001. Mr. Rosen writes and speaks extensively on China and other emerging economy topics. He is a frequent contributor to major print and television media and high-level speaking events (including Aspen Institute, Caixin Magazine, Bloomberg and private client functions) on topics including China, Chinese investment flows and economic performance, and US-China economic relations. His seventh major report, on Chinese foreign direct investment in the United States, was published in 2011.
From 2000-2001, Mr. Rosen was Senior Adviser for International Economic Policy at the White House National Economic Council and National Security Council, where he played a key role in completing China's accession to the World Trade Organization and accompanied the President to Asia for summits and state visits. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and board member of the National Committee for US-China Relations.
Josette Sheeran is the eleventh Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). She was appointed by United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan and Food and Agriculture Organization Director-General Jacques Diouf in November 2006, and began her tenure April 2007. Prior to this post, she served as the United States Under Secretary for Economic, Business, and Agricultural Affairs in the State Department since August 2005.