Shane Tedjarati joined the zouk industry advisory group in 2010. He is President and CEO of Honeywell’s entire business portfolio in China and India, the company’s most strategic growth markets. Shane brings broad experience to the advisory group, from Honeywell's expertise in consumer products and engineering services to a wide knowledge of business development in Asia. He has more than 20 years of experience in consulting to various industries and has been working in China since 1992. He has a proven track record of creating localized go-to-market strategies, fostering cross-business cooperation and nurturing business partnerships.
Mr. Tedjarati moved to Honeywell from Deloitte Consulting, where he was the regional managing director for Greater China. In that role, he worked with Chinese stated-owned enterprises and multi-national corporations to help them formulate and execute strategies for sustainable growth in China and abroad.
Mr. Tedjarati is one of the relatively few western businessmen who have successfully bridged the complex East-West divide in China and across Asia, and understands the intricacies of growing complex businesses in this environment. He is a Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute; special advisor of the Chongqing Mayor’s International Economic Advisory Council; member of the advisory board of Antai College of Economics and Management at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, industry Co-Chair of China Leaders for Manufacturing at Shanghai Jiao Tong University/MIT Dual Master of Engineering and MBA Program. He is also a sought-after speaker in China and the emerging markets. He has authored many articles on business practices, and he is currently working on a book regarding the social and cultural ramifications of the sweeping changes taking place in Chinese society