Event Details

Join us for an insightful briefing on December 20 at AmCham Shanghai Conference Center in Xintiandi, featuring Steve Orlins, President of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations. This event offers a unique opportunity to hear from one of the leading experts on U.S.-China relations, as Mr. Orlins discusses the latest developments and future trends in the most consequential geopolitical relationship of the 21st century.


12:45 PM - 1:00 PM
Check in
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Steve Orlins remarks
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM


  • Steve ORLINS (President at National Committees of U.S. - China Relations)

    Steve ORLINS

    President at National Committees of U.S. - China Relations

    Steve Orlins has been president of the National Committee since 2005. Prior to that, he was the managing director of Carlyle Asia and the chairman of the board of Taiwan Broadband Communications, one of Taiwan's largest cable television and high speed internet providers. Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Orlins was a senior advisor to AEA Investors Inc., a New York based leveraged buyout firm, with responsibility for AEA's business activities throughout Asia.

    From 1983 to 1991, Mr. Orlins was with the investment banking firm of Lehman Brothers where he was a managing director from 1985 to 1991. From 1987 to 1990, he served as president of Lehman Brothers Asia. Based in Hong Kong, he supervised over 150 professionals with offices in Hong Kong, Korea, China, Taiwan, Thailand, the Philippines, and Singapore. Prior to joining Lehman Brothers, Mr. Orlins practiced law with Coudert Brothers and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in New York, Hong Kong, and Beijing.

    From 1976 to 1979, Mr. Orlins served in the Office of the Legal Advisor of the United States Department of State, first in the Office of the Assistant Legal Advisor for Political-Military Affairs and then for East Asian and Pacific Affairs. While in that office, he was a member of the legal team that helped establish diplomatic relations with the People's Republic of China.
    Mr. Orlins is a magna cum laude graduate of Harvard College and earned his law degree at Harvard Law School. He speaks Mandarin Chinese and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

    In 1992, Mr. Orlins was the Democratic nominee for the United States Congress in New York's Third Congressional District.

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AmCham Shanghai Conference Center

27F, Infinitus Tower, No.168 Hubin Road, Huangpu District.

Shanghai, China

If you have any questions please contact Michelle Li

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