Board of Directors

Viktor Hanuska

Board Member

Viktor has 37 years of multinational corporate experience working for Michelin in Europe, North and South America, and Asia.

After working as VP of Human Resources North America and VP/General Manager of Aircraft Tires, he served as President of Michelin China & Korea based in Hong Kong and Beijing where he worked closely with DE Global founder, Edward Gwinn. During his years in China, Viktor built up the Michelin China organization including the establishment of sales, supply, and sourcing networks; multiple JVs; state-of-the-art product & sales training centers; and essential government relations at local, provincial, and central levels throughout China.

Before retiring from Michelin, he also served as Project Director for an international event in Shanghai promoting clean vehicle technology.

Jawana Sihra-Leach

Board Member

Jawana brings more than 20 years of business knowledge and experience, designing strategies and solutions to help individuals and companies be more effective.

Her experience includes working with business owners, managers, employees, and private individuals from different countries and cultures.

Her background includes 15 years of experience working at Michelin Tire Corporation, where she set up the Corporate Purchasing Department for the company’s new North American Headquarters in Greenville, S.C.

While at Michelin, she also held the positions of International Buyer, French translator, and Director of Corporate Purchasing.

She also worked at Inlingua Language Training Center, serving as a French and English instructor, a Business Communication Trainer, and Expatriate Executive Coach.

She is an alumnus of Furman University in Greenville.  She is a certified Human Capital Strategist, and provides consulting services to international business owners.

Sandy Shen

Recording Secretary

Sandy Shen spent 35 years in real estate and restaurant business. She has natural skill building rapport with mix culture group.
As president of ARGO and Jason Inc. managed one of the company restaurant- Aloha restaurant, had created a landmark place for many locals to remembered in Greenville. She was also the Head of Procurement for international firm specialising in Asia market.

Sandy speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese, Taiwanese and English.She has 30 years of experience in providing translation services between the three languages spoken for textile mills, packaging company and some machinery exporter in the upstate area. she is also a great problem solver for dispute between two parties.

Daniel He

China Representative

    Prior to joining DE Global in 2007, Daniel amassed a wealth of experience in the chemical industry working with such global giants as Dupont, Sigma-Aldrich, and Purac. His particular area of expertise is in food additives.

    Today, Daniel works closely with industrial clients in several industries needing to procure raw materials and finished goods in China. He currently oversees all of our non-automotive sourcing projects including consumer electronics, pet products, and organic foods & supplements.

    Daniel acquired his bachelor degree at the University of International Studies in Nanjing and is currently completing an EMBA course Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He is fluent in English and Mandarin as well as four other Chinese local dialects.

    David Liu

    Myanmar Representative

      Lena Cao

      International Tax Specialist

      Services: Tax |Industries: Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, ProfessionalServices

      Professional Overview:
      Lena focuses on providing tax, accounting and practice management services to various industries. Prior to joining Elliott Davis, Lena was an auditor of Shanghai Municipal Audit Bureau for more than 10 years. She is familiar with Chinese GAAP, tax laws and regulations. She speaks both Chinese Mandarin and English fluently. Her concentrated experience and knowledge lies in areas such as international tax planning and consulting.

      Education, Credentials and Special Training:
      B.S., Business Administration, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

      Professional Affiliations:
      American Institute of Certified Public Accountants,
      Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants,
      Association of International Accountants.