HAZLET, N.J., April 26, 2013 Comrise, a global consulting firm specializing in Managed IT, Big Data, and Workforce Solutions, is pleased to announce Ling-Sheng Chen, a Senior Executive with proven track-record in IT and consulting service and a Board Member of Comrise for the past year, as the new President for Comrise China.
Mr. Chen brings with him nearly 30 years of experience in IT, Software Outsourcing, Management Consulting, and Telecommunications, having begun his career at AT&T Bell Labs and later holding a number of senior technical positions at both Siemens and Motorola. Prior to joining Comrise, Mr. Chen was working at ChinaSoft International (CSI), a leading software and IT outsourcing services company in China where he was the CEO of the outsourcing services group.
Previously to that role, Mr. Chen served as the CEO for Hitachi Consulting Greater China CEO where he was responsible for overall strategy and business operations across Greater China. Additional past roles included: CEO for BearingPoint Greater China, as well as Managing Director for Motorola China Software Center where he led the organization to be the first CMM5 organization in China.
Mr. Chen holds an M.S. degree in Operations Research from University of California, Berkeley as well as a B.S. degree in Mathematics and System Sciences from UCLA.
With regards to accepting this new role at Comrise, Mr. Ling states "I am very excited about the opportunity to join a team that possesses such a unique global presence and a strong multinational customer base across a number of industry verticals. My goal is to leverage the strong track-record of Comrise across Greater China, as well as my past work experiences, to further develop our teams and operations and to ultimately lead Comrise to be recognized as a leading provider of Managed IT, Big Data and Workforce Solutions."
"He is a great fit with the critical leadership and competencies we desire: mature and professional management capabilities, leadership skills, business experience and acumen, mentoring capabilities, and outstanding dual-language fluency. We are delighted to have Ling join our team," states Sincia Liu, President of Comrise.
Mr. Chen's official start date will be Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 based out of the Shanghai branch office for Comrise.