Mr. Perkowski is the founder and managing partner of JFP Holdings, a merchant bank focused primarily on transactions in China. From 1994 through 2008, Mr. Perkowski served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,of ASIMCO Technologies, a supplier and manufacturer of automotive components. From 1973 to 1993, Mr. Perkowski held various positions with PaineWebber. Mr. Perkowski serves on numerous boards of directors, including the China Advisory Council of Magna International, Inc. and Transmetrics, Inc, a European logistics software firm. Mr. Perkowski received his Bachelor of Science degree, from Yale, and his Masters degree in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.