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Melbourne: Setting up your business in China with Arie Schreier, PTL Group

15 November 2018

International Chamber House, Level 5, 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

ACBC Victoria is pleased to invite you to our roundtable ‘Setting up your business in China’ with Mr Arie Schreier, General Manager of the PTL Group (China).  PTL Group’s CFO, Ms. Shirley Xia, will also be available to respond to tax and financial questions during the Q&A session.

The experience of starting independent operations in the Chinese market has proven to be very challenging for most companies. With the ever-growing intensity of competition in China, operational excellence has become the main factor for success. 

At this roundtable event, Arie Schreier will share his expertise on the practicalities of setting up and expanding a business in China. The presentation will look at ways to manage and minimise risks when entering the China market.  

Arie's presentation is aimed at companies looking to enter and develop their business in China and companies already operating in China but seeking to expand their activities in the market. setting up a business in China and will help attendees to understand the challenges of operating in this market.   Arie will also provide information on his ‘bootcamp’ in China for businesses entering that market.

About our speaker

Arie Schreier is the General Manager of the PTL Group. He has over 21 years of management experience with companies and diplomatic missions throughout Asia, Australia and South America. He has spent the last 13 years managing logistics, administration, HR, recruiting, finance, and manufacturing operations for foreign companies in China.

As COO and VP Sales and Marketing of PTL Group, Arie has worked with a number of international companies to manage their sales, logistics, and manufacturing operations more successfully in a challenging China market. Also as one of the founders of the China Industrial Initiative (CI2), he is actively involved in the establishment and management of several manufacturing facilities in the country.

Date: Thursday 15 November 2018

Time: 2.00pm to 4.00pm 
Venue: International Chamber House, Level 5, 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne VIC 3000      
Cost: $35 ACBC Members and $65 General Admission 
RSVP: Click here     
Dress: Business Attire 
Enquiries: (03) 9027 5606 or acbc.vic@acbc.com.au