Director. Member: Finance Committee
Mei-Wei Cheng joined Seagate’s Board of Directors in July, 2012. He serves on the board’s Finance Committee. Mr Cheng is CEO of Siemens North East Asia and President and CEO of Siemens Ltd., China. He has full responsibility for all Siemens' activities in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Mongolia. Prior to joining Siemens in 2009, he was Chairman and CEO of Ford Motor Company China Ltd., as well as a Corporate Group Vice President of Ford Motor Company, from 1998 to 2009. Mr Cheng also held executive positions at GE, including Corporate Vice President, Regional Executive and President of GE Appliance — Asia, and Chairman and CEO of GE China Ltd. He began his career at AT&T, where he last served as President of AT&T China. Mr Cheng is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Diebold, Inc. He holds a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering/operations research from Cornell University and an MBA from Rutgers University.