David T.C. Lie
David Lie has been involved in China
trade since founding Newpower Group (China Concept's
parent company) in 1982, and takes an active
role in the strategic and operational management
of China Concept Consulting. Mr. Lie specializes
in Corporate Diplomacy and Private Equity.
Mr. Lie was born in China
of a leading Chinese family and received his
education in England.
He has maintained close ties with a variety
of political and commercial organizations in
Hong Kong, and the UK.
He is the eldest grandson of Zhang Xue Ming,
brother of the Young Marshall Zhang Xue Liang,
who was a Standing Member of the National Committee
of the Chinese People's Political Consultative
Conference. Mr. Lie himself has been appointed
as a Member of the National Committee of the
8th and 9th Chinese People's Political Consultative
Conference since 1993, and has enjoyed direct
involvement with current Chinese affairs.
Mr. Lie is a member of the following organizations,
facilitating access to top government and industry
leaders in China
and around the world:
- Selection Committee for the First Government
of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
of the People's Republic of China
- Hong Kong Committee
for Pacific Economic Cooperation (HKCPEC)
- Young Presidents Organization, Hong
Overseas Friendship Association
Mr. Lie has advised many international companies,
institutes, academic institutions, and other
organizations on issues relating to China.
He provides strategic and operational support
to all China Concept projects.
Anthony K.M. Cheung
Director, Hong Kong
Anthony Cheung runs China Concept's operations
in Hong Kong and specializes
in business strategy. He has an MBA from
of Iowa. Mr.
Cheung has extensive operational experience
industrial and agricultural sectors, having
worked for Continental Grain Company and also
Conti Chia Tai International. In addition,
he has several years of experience working as
business consultant in both Hong
Kong and the United
Mr. Cheung speaks fluent Cantonese, English
Mr. Cheung has managed projects for companies
that include Whirlpool, SMC, Van Shung Chong,
Promar, Leefung-Asco, and Standard Life.
Nianhua Xiao leads China Concept's Corporate
Diplomacy Group. Mr. Xiao worked for ten
years at the Chinese
of Sciences, where he was an Associate Professor
specializing in computer science. He has extensive
knowledge of official research institutes and
government departments in Beijing.
Mr. Xiao has been with China
office since 1992, and specializes in government
communications projects and negotiations.
Mr. Xiao holds a BA from Peking
and speaks both Mandarin and English.
Nelson Yeung MSc DipComm MCIM MITD MBIM
Director & General Manager
Mr. Yeung has more than 25 years business management and consultancy experience in the Greater China region. His major specializations ranged from organization and human resources development, marketing and public relations to corporate strategic planning.
Some of his previous consultancy works embraced training workshops sponsored by the United Nations, organizational re-development for a major Chinese state-owned corporation in Hong Kong and planting of corporate culture for a major paging group in China. He has involved in the inception of management development activities of China since 1983 and is one of a few consultants who had witnessed the development of consulting and training industry in this country.
Before joining China Concept, Mr. Yeung was the Managing Director-Greater China of the biggest US IT education / consulting company.
Director – Marketing
Christian Stillmark joined China Concept as Marketing Director in May 2003. He has extensive experience in business development and consulting, having worked in Taiwan for five years in the venture capital industry and in Deutsche Telekom's joint venture with Teco Group. He has undergraduate degrees in Chinese and in Marketing and a Masters degree in Economics from the University of London. He speaks fluent German and Chinese, and is based in the Beijing office where he has broad responsibility for corporate marketing.