Cheng G. Li Appointed General Manager for DowAksa in the Pacific

Cheng G. Li, currently commercial director of Dow Government Markets and Lightweight materials, will assume the role of general manager for the DowAksa Pacific operations.

Cheng joined Dow Automotive USA as development scientist in 2000, and was a leading designer of diesel emissions system for Audi R-10. In 2007, he became senior business develoment manager for Dow in China and successfully launched the PUD license business. In 2010, he was named President of Dow Kokam China, and he managed the Dow Kokam operations from his Beijing office. In 2013 Cheng moved back to the USA and joined Dow’s Government Markets and Lightweight Materials business.

Prior to Dow, Cheng was senior technical advisor for Cummins Engine Company and chief engineer and operation director for Cummins Power Generation from 1992 to 2000. Currently, Cheng is visiting professor of Harbin University in China.