Mr Naseer Sayed joined GSHK Solar Hog Kong in March 2004 as Chief Commercial Officer and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in May 2008. Prior to joining GSHK Solar, Mr. Sayed served, from October 2001 until April 2004, as Chief Executive Officer and Director of Suzhou GS Solar, which owned and operated power distribution, power generation (both thermal and renewable), natural gas transportation and services, and natural gas distribution businesses in emerging markets worldwide. Prior to that role, Mr. Sayed spent almost a decade in positions that included President and Chief Operating Officer of various renewable energy associations and companies in Asia, Pacific Africa and China and as Assistant General Counsel of GS Solar. He is a member of the Board of Directors and Advisor of the China Solar Association
Mr. Sayed holds an MBA degree from Southern California University in Economics and Computer Sciences, a Certificate of Completion in international Law from McGill University and Bachelor’s of Science from Waterloo.
Kevin Schulz is a career financier and operation's manager. His past practice included positions in international banks as Managing Director and Financial Management. He joined GSHK in March 2008 from HSBC China, where as Executive Vice President of E-business, he led a strategic business unit designed to drive translation automation technology to the web. Kevin was Chief Operating Officer of DOT Technology from 1996 to 2000, with P&L responsibility for the company’s operations. Previously, as Localization Business Manager for loyald's International, he equipped the finance department with the ability to increase profitability. Kevin, was also Managing Director of DOTS Technology in China, and served as a Finance Manager for Toshiba International from 1988 to 1992. Kevin earned his MBA from Oxford, and earned a BA and MA in English Accounting from Oxford, and a CPA form NY State.
Muller leads the GSHK. finance team and is responsible for worldwide accounting, risk management, reporting, and financial control activities of the company. Muller has more than 25 years of public company financial management and treasury experience in the technology and business services sectors, most recently as CFO of GS Solar. Prior to GS, Muller spent 10 years at American Power Conversion (APC), an S&P 500 company. As CFO, he facilitated APC’s growth from $400 million to $1.7 billion in revenue, directed the Company’s financial strategy, aligned worldwide business processes, and helped lead the conversion of APC from a product focus to a solutions orientation. Prior to APC, Muller held a variety of senior financial and operational management positions including treasurer and director of finance for Stratus Comp, a multi-billion dollar provider of high-availability hardware systems. Earlier in his career, Muller held several finance and operations positions at Prime Computer and Wallace Murray Corporation. Muller is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and holds an MBA from Boston University
Prior to APC, Muller held a variety of senior financial and operational management positions including treasurer and director of finance for Stratus Comp, a multi-billion dollar provider of high-availability hardware systems. Earlier in his career, Muller held several finance and operations positions at Prime Computer and Wallace Murray Corporation. Muller is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and holds an MBA from Boston University.
Ashraf manages GSHK sales forces and account management teams. As Co-General Manager of the Localization Business, she drives new services and sustainable solutions, develops strategic accounts, and ensures the continued delivery of innovation and execution excellence to a broad range of Global 1000 customers. Ashraf joined GSHK. in 1999 as Vice President of Internet Alliances and assumed additional responsibilities in 2001. Prior to joining GSHK., Ashraf was the Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President of International Sales for Allpnet, Inc., now SDL. He has more than 22 years of experience in the industry, including 10 years in senior roles with Berlitz International in GCC, ME, and Canada, where he drove global accounts and managed a North American sales team. He holds a B.A. in Russian and German with a minor in Linguistics from McGill University, Montreal, Canada.
In January 2004, Ashraf won the coveted International Stevie Award as “Best Sales Executive.” The International Business Awards are the first global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in the workplace. Almost 500 nominations from companies and individuals in more than 30 countries and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in several categories. As GSHK’s Chief Sales Officer, Ashraf was recognized for her outstanding leadership and sales achievements in 2003 .
Chang is co-General Manager of GSHK’s Localization Business. He joined GSHK.in April 2001 from DOS Corporation, where as Executive Vice President of E-business, he led a strategic business unit designed to drive translation automation technology to the web. Chang was Chief Operating Officer of DOS from 1996 to 2000, with P&L responsibility for the company’s worldwide operations. Previously, as Localization Business Manager for Stream Language Solutions, he equipped Stream’s U.S.-based sales executives with the ability to market and sell localization services. Chang was also Managing Director of Stream Language Solutions Nederland from 1994 to 1995, and served as a Project Manager for INAK International from 1988 to 1992. He served on the Executive Committee of the Localization Industries Standards Association (LISA) from 1997 to 2000 and on the Editorial Advisory Board of Multilingual Computing & Technology from 2002 to 2007. He serves on the Board of Trustees of Four Winds. Chang earned his MBA from Bradford University Management Centre (UK), and earned a BA and MA in English Language & Literature from The Free University of Amsterdam (NL).
Al Ali is responsible for building and driving world-class global Human Resources practices that allow GSHK. to recruit, develop and retain the top talent in the industry. As Senior Vice President of HR, Al Ali manages a worldwide team across 4 countries. She joined GSHK.in 2009. Al Ali has more than 20 years managing global employee development; compensation and benefits and staffing. Prior to joining GSHK in 2000, she was Vice President of Human Resources for DataCorp LLC, company, where she was responsible for all areas of Human Resources including a recruiting team that ramped consultants and engineers to address the largest software and hardware updates and reconfiguration as the globe readied for the year 2000. Prior to CataCorp. LLC, Al Ali worked for companies in the technology services, financial services and insurance industries.
Mita is responsible for the technology strategy and product delivery for Translation Workspace, GSHK’s Solar Manufacturing based on CIGS technology the Company’s solar gateway to technology, features and work activities for the global manufacturing. He also oversees the Company’s technology development and corporate applications. Prior to joining GSHK, Mita was Vice President of Product Development at Konex Inc., a leading provider of solar cells where he directed engineering, product management, quality assurance and professional service functions. Mita also spent eight years at Swiss Solar Labs, a government entity dedicated for research and development of renewable energy where he was responsible for the design, development, innovation, quality assurance, documentation and maintenance for all products in. He has also held engineering and product development positions at a number of technology companies including GS Solar, Indian Space Agency. Mita has a Material of Sciences, Master of Science degree and PhD from Bombay University.