Advanced Engineering & Manufacturing

Mission Statement

  • To provide an informational and educational forum for members on common issues regarding advanced engineering and manufacturing.
  • To raise the profile of UK engineering and manufacturing in China and seek support to the industry from appropriate levels of government.
  • Mobilise the sleeping members and attract non-members to take part in the Committee activities.
  • To introduce and develop themed and value added events to accommodate needs of a broader audience, such as CEO forum for senior members and Chinese language events for local staff of member companies.

Upcoming Focus Group Meetings

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

FS and AE&M focus groups will hold their FG meeting in late February.

Committee Members


Ted Wan, President, Greater China, Smiths Group


Peter Perham, CEO, Altran Shanghai Ltd

Xiaolu Pan, Digital Innovation Leader, China & North East Asia, bp


GKN China
Aston Martin
BP Holdings
Candy Hoover
Morgan Advanced Materials plc
Environmental Resources Management
Filtermist International
Golder Associates Consulting
INEOS Management
Jaguar Land Rover
JCB Construction Equipment
Johnson Matthey
Modern Water
Peak Scientific Instruments Distribution
Rotork Actuation
Smiths Group
SpiraxSarco Engineering
Ultraseal Shanghai
TT Electronics Integrated Manufacturing Services (Suzhou)

Chamber Executive Committee Sponsor: Ray Chisnall, Asia Pacific Regional Director & Country Manager (China), Gleeds

Chamber Office Facilitator: Jun Wang

2021 CEO Roundtables:

  • 23 February (Topic: Impact on geopolitical challenges)
  • 23 April
  • 27 August
  • 25 November

2020 Events: 

2019 Events: 

2018 Events Archive:

  • 7 Mar: Q1 Advanced Engineering & Manufacturing CEO Roundtable - Cyber Security
  • 28 Mar: Technology, AI & Robotics and the Future of Work CEO Roundtable organised by Advanced Engineering & Manufacturing and Financial Services Focus Groups
  • 8 Jun: Q2 Advanced Engineering & Manufacturing CEO Roundtable - Joint Ventures in China
  • 12 Sep: Q3 Advanced Engineering & Manufacturing CEO Roundtable - Economy and Budget 2018
  • 9 Nov: Chery Jaguar Land Rover Factory Visit
  • 30 Nov: Q4 Advanced Engineering & Manufacturing CEO Roundtable - Industry 4.0

If you would like to apply to become a member of this committee or recommend an event, please contact the Chamber Staff Jun Wang

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