China’s New Government: The Way Forward

April 7, 2008. Featuring Chris Murck, CEO of APCO Asia at APCO Worldwide. 

APCO Worldwide, Trade Development Alliance, Washington Council on International Trade and Washington State China Relations Council invite you to join us for:

China’s New Government: The Way Forward


Christian Merck
CEO, Asia
APCO, Worldwide

Monday, April 7, 2008
8:00 – 9:30 AM

Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce
1301 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2500
Downtown Seattle

$12 Members of TDA, WCIT & WSCRC
$15 Non-members

RSVP Required

Chris will discuss: 

*       China’s new State Council leadership
*       Restructuring of the government into “super ministries”
*       Implications for the foreign business community
*       Implications for the bilateral relationship with the U.S.

Chris Murck’s experience in Asia spans a quarter of a century in public affairs, finance and academia. Chris has served as both the Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in China (2002-03) and Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Taiwan (1995-96).  He is a member of the Board of Directors of Bank of Shanghai, nominated by the International Finance Corporation, part of the World Bank Group.

Chris is CEO of APCO Asia at APCO Worldwide, a global corporate advisory, public affairs and communication consultancy. Chris oversees APCO offices in China, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia and India. Prior to joining APCO, Chris served in Beijing as Managing Director and Senior Country Officer of The Chase Manhattan Bank.

Registration: The cost for this event is $12 for members of TDA, WCIT & WSCRC and $15 for non-members and at the door. Refunds cannot be made after Friday, April 4. Contact Michelle Grey at 206-389-7227 or [email protected] for more information.

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