Savio S. Chan
Founder and CEO
Savio S. Chan is a pre-eminent expert on doing business in China and US-China partnerships. He serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of US China Partners Inc., a privately held business development firm specializing in Market Entry, Strategic Sourcing and Marketing Development in China for U.S. companies. Mr. Chan facilitates local and cross-border joint ventures among leading Chinese multinationals as well as Fortune 1000 companies. He also advises brands like Louis Vuitton, Roger Dubuis, Montblanc, Brooks Brothers, Saks Fifth Avenue, ICBC Bank, China Merchant Bank and Thomson Reuters on strategies with Chinese consumers and Asian American businesses.
Mr. Chan is a frequent keynote speaker and panelist at various business and retail/luxury conferences including the Richemont Marketing Summit, Microsoft technology conferences and Luxury Marketing Council events. He was named “40 Under 40” business leader Award by Long Island Business News, Hofstra University and the Bank of New York. Newsday named him one of the Top 10 Movers and Shakers on Long Island. U.S. Small Business Administration also presented the Community Service Award to him during their Annual Award Luncheon.
Mr. Chan, who attended Baruch College with a major in International Marketing, has been featured in numerous industry and trade success profiles, including articles in The New York Times, Chief Executive Magazine, InformationWeek, INC. Magazine, Long Island Business News, and Newsday. He serves as Vice Chairman of Luxury Marketing Council China and was the president of the Northeast Chapter of US Pan Asian Chamber of Commerce, the largest Pan Asian Chamber in the country. Long Island Business News named him “Top 100 Most Influential”. Mr. Chan lectures frequently at Georgetown University, Wharton School of Business, Columbia University and Cornell University. He was awarded 2009 City University of New York Asian American Distinguished Alumni Award. In 2012 He was also named one of the 50 Top Business Leaders by Long Island Business News. Mr. Chan also serves as a member of National Committee on US-China Relations, a national Think Tank.
His Amazon #1 best-selling book, “China Super Consumers – What One Billion Customers want and How to Sell it to them” was published by John Wiley & Sons and translated into Chinese and Korean languages. Air France selected his book as one of the “Must-reads” books on China.