Menlo Park, CA, April 04, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Apostle Inc is pleased to announce the launch of a joint venture with Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) in Shenzhen, China. The joint venture, Apostle-SUSTech Inc, will focus on the scientific and business activities in the Greater China region. David Ge, President of Apostle Inc; Shiyi Chen, President of SUSTech; Charles Cantor, Member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and Scientific Advisor of Apostle; You Wu, Vice Chief Secretary of Shenzhen Government; Bin Wu, Director of Market Bureau of Shenzhen Government; Zipin Xiao, Mayor of Bao’an District of Shenzhen Government, along with other leaders of Apostle Inc, SUSTech, and distinguished guests, witnessed the launching ceremony.
“Apostle Inc is pleased to launch the joint venture with SUSTech,” said David Ge, CEO and Chairman of Apostle. “SUSTech is a young and vibrant university in Shenzhen, China. Newly established in 2012, it has already demonstrated its strong ambition to lead the scientific innovation and the resulted industrialization in China, and has already been ranked as one of the best among its peers. Shenzhen is an amazing young city with less than forty years of history, but already generated a GDP greater than Hong Kong, boasting its unique spirit of encouraging entrepreneurship. I feel the mission and ambition of Shenzhen, SUSTech, and Apostle match so perfectly. I am glad that we have made this fantastic joint venture a reality and look forward to a great result.”
“SUSTech is pleased to launch the joint venture with Apostle Inc and Dr. Ge’s team,” said Chuanyue Wu, Vice President of SUSTech. “We are pleased to have this young team from the Silicon Valley. We intend to take strong actions on our motto, ‘Research, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship’, and take the lead in the new generation of technological advancements in Shenzhen, China, and globally.”
The Apostle leadership team visited the Bao’an District Government of Shenzhen and discussed the business plans with Zipin Xiao, Mayor of Bao’an District of Shenzhen Government, and her colleagues shortly after the launching ceremony.