US-China Business Council, Inc. Announces Board Appointments
Jun 6 13
US-China Business Council, Inc. announced the election of DuPont Chair & CEO Ellen Kullman as USCBC chair as well as the election of other officers and board directors. USCBC President John Frisbie announced the following elected officers: Chair, Ellen Kullman, chair of the board and chief executive officer, DuPont; Vice Chair, Robert Iger, chairman and chief executive officer, The Walt Disney Company; Vice Chair, Thomas J. Lynch, chief executive officer, TE Connectivity; Secretary-Treasurer, The Honorable Barbara Hackman Franklin, former Secretary of Commerce and president and chief executive officer, Barbara Franklin Enterprises; Counsel, Andrew W. Shoyer, partner, Sidley Austin LLP. USCBC also welcomed 11 new board members: Mark T. Bertolini, chairman, chief executive officer and president, Aetna; Stephen Bird, chief executive officer, Asia Pacific, Citi; Gregory H. Boyce, chairman and chief executive officer, Peabody Energy; Mary Callahan Erdoes, chief executive officer, J.P. Morgan Asset Management; Mark Fields, chief operating officer, Ford Motor Company; Klaus Kleinfeld, chairman and chief executive officer, Alcoa; Roberta Lipson, chief executive officer and president, Chindex International, Inc.; Edward J. Rapp, group president and executive officer member, Caterpillar Inc.; Ian C. Read, chairman of the board and chief executive officer, Pfizer; David Rubenstein, co-founder and co-chief executive officer, The Carlyle Group; and Frits van Paasschen, chief executive officer and president, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.