Our Executive Team brings together an array of skills and a wealth of experience. All PTL Group’s high caliber foreign and local executives have served in leading positions combining skill sets from the financial, logistics, sales, marketing and management sectors in China. With this thorough knowledge and experience at their disposal, our clients value the available insight into China through collaboration with PTL Group. Our innovative approach and teamwork always keeps our clients and partners two steps ahead of the competition. PTL Executive Team
     
arrow Founder & Chairman Zvi Shalgo
arrow General Manager Arie Schreier
arrow CFO Shirley Xia
arrow Head of China Marketing Jun Peng
arrow Representative in Israel Mepi Frankel
arrow Logistics Manager
Chris Pan
 

 

Zvi Shalgo

Founder & Chairman


Zvi Shalgo was previously the General Manager and Chief Representative for Frutarom Industries in China. Among his responsibilities was setting up a manufacturing and R&D center (taking over a local company), leading the sales penetration efforts, and managing the areas of raw materials, import, and trade.


Prior to that he served in UDI (The Eisenberg Group of Companies) as General Manager of Jinzhou Eisen Oil Co’ Ltd., an edible oil refinery J/V in north China.

 

As the founder of Pine Technologies Limited, the group’s technical distribution arm in Hong Kong, Zvi has gathered invaluable hands-on personal experience in all aspects of penetration to Chinese markets.

 

He also has 7 years industrial management experience in Israel prior to moving to China.

 

Zvi has lived in China since 1996; he holds a masters degree in Financial Systems from Clack University (Mass. USA) and a bachelor degree in Business Administration from Tel Aviv Business College.

 

In his free time, he’s a big fan of all kinds of water sports, and especially enjoys boat building.

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Arie Schreier

General Manager


Arie Schreier has over 18 years of management experience with companies and diplomatic missions throughout Asia, Australia and South America. He has spent the last 7 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 been working with a number of international companies to manage their sales, logistics, and manufacturing operations more successfully in a challenging China market. 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.

He holds Masters Degrees in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from Swinburne University in Melbourne, Australia, and Public Administration from Tel Aviv University, and a BA in Political Science and International Relations from Tel Aviv University.

Raising three boys in Shanghai (2, 4 & 6) leaves him very little time for his hobbies, spinning and photography, but he is always ready to recommend a good restaurant in the city.

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Shirley Xia

 CFO

 

Shirley Xia has over 10 years of experience as a financial controller and manager. She has successively worked in large state-owned manufacturing, trading, software and international freight companies, with extensive experience on financial management and tax planning.
From 2010 until now she has been working at PTL Group as the Controller, managing the financial team and focusing on financial services, new business development and project management.  She is also responsible for business formation, and the financial management for the industrial incubator which is jointly owned by PTL Group.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Dong Hua University, and is the member of ACCA, CGA and CPA.

In her free time, Shirley enjoys reading, writing, and sports - especially volleyball and swimming.


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Jun Peng

Head of China Marketing


Jun has been working within Marketing for 10 years both in China and overseas. She is a professional Marketer with solid experience in both B2B and B2C sectors. In her previous Marketing role, she worked constantly with heavy machinery, maritime and education industry and she is specialized in China social media marketing, market intelligence and strategy and B2B communication. Since her joining at PTL Group, PTL has been serving more Israeli and International clients with their social media marketing projects.

 

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Mepi Frankel

Representative in Israel


With 24 years of top management experience, Mepi has been Vice Chairman of the board of directors at Kaz Phosphate Ltd. (Kazakhstan), and Managing Director at RASys Refined Atomization Systems Ltd., Karaganda Power Ltd. (Kazakhstan), Infoserve Ltd., and ITTI Group (Information and Image Management). He was also a senior manager in United Mizrahi Bank Ltd.

 

His international experience covers a wide range of businesses including mining, energy, chemical production, R&D, information management, communications, and banking.

 

He has also served as a memberof investment committees for various financial bodies and as a director in public companies traded on the Tel Aviv and New York stock exchanges.

 

His multinational experience in developing countries as well as his experience negotiating with banks, suppliers, institutions, and senior government bodies in developing countries’ environments makes Mepi a valuable addition to PTL Group’s management team.

 

Mepi lives in Israel where he manages PTL Group’s office. You’ll usually be able to find him at 5:00 AM everyday running on the beach.

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Chris Pan

Logistics Manager


Over 10-year working experience in PTL Group, Chris leads the team delivering profitable integrated supply chain management solutions to bridge overseas clients’ penetration into China and assisting to build solid company reputation across diverse industries in Middle East, Europe, Asia and North America, ranging from medical equipment, electronics, security, chemical to agriculture machinery, water treatment industries. 

Chris is skilled in Logistics operation management ((import/export, customs clearance, bonded/front warehousing, purchasing, international trading, etc.), Business strategy, International logistics & Supply chain planning/implementing solution.

After graduation from Shanghai University of International Business and Economics - Transportation & Logistics Management (Bachelor of Business with Distinction), she is also certified by CILT UK (The Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport International), Senior Logistics Manager, certified by MOHRSS, P.R.C. ‘Manufacturing Operation Management’ Certification, awarded by SIFT---PDC.  

Chris also takes some responsibilities for RMIT university in Australia, acting as Membership & Development Leader of RMIT Australia Alumni Shanghai Committee, Mentor of International Career Mentoring Program, RMIT university, Australia.


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