Chengliang CUI

Chengliang CUI

Chemical Industrial professional

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Industrial Director of Silica Global Business Unit

At Solvay

From April 2015 to October 2017

Industrial Operations Dir. of Rare Earth Systems Global Business Unit

At Solvay

From August 2014 to April 2015
in charge of GBU industrial operation performances , including production, investment, technology improvement, raw material purchasing, management of manufacturing sites.

Asia pacific Zone Industrial Director

At Solvay

From December 2012 to July 2014
Shanghai China continued at the same position after merge of Rhodia into Solvay Group

Asia Pacific zone Industrial Director

At Rhodia

From September 2009 to December 2012
Shanghai China In charge of Regional Industrial / technical teams to support Group development in China and Asia. Completed the competencies and resources, Finished all large investment projects in quality and volume. deployed the company industrial management procedures into the sites.

General manager of Silica Business Unit Asia Zone

At Rhodia

From July 2006 to August 2009
Shanghai China In charge of the P/L of regional business and manufacturing sites management. Consolidated the organisation, improved the financial results. Built a new company/site and established a JV for raw material supply.

General Manager of Beijing Rhodia Eastern Chemical Co. China

At Rhodia

From September 2003 to June 2006
in charge of the whole French-Chinese JV company. Significant improvement of Company results and operation performances through product mix optimisation, finance/cash management and competitiveness improvement.

Site Manager of Rhodia Silica Qingdao co. China

At Rhodia

From September 2000 to August 2003
responsible for all the operation and administrative matters. Successful improvement of operation performances and site culture. Deployed World class Manufacturing working model and got significant competitiveness improvement and reliability step change

Technical Manager of Onsan PI Plant, Kofran co. Korea

At Rhodia

From March 1998 to August 2000
in charge of Process, QA, QC, Packaging, procurement, technical services, etc

Process Engineer at Chalampe plant, France

At Rhone-Poulenc

From August 1990 to February 1998

Assistant Prof.

At Institut de Chimie et Physique Industrielles de Lyon

From January 1990 to June 1990


Doctorat, DEA, , ENSIC, INPL

From September 1984 to February 1989


  • Business management in China and asia
  • Industrial management
  • Operations management
  • P&L management
  • Process engineering

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