David B. Anderson  is the founder  and CEO of Great Lakes Regional Center, LLC, and HCE INTL, LLC, and has extensive experience as a C-level executive, business strategist, development officer and General Counsel. He has led several multinational corporations including Inland Steel Industries,  GATX Corporation and American Hospital Supply Corporation. For the past 15 years, he has been involved in international consulting and was founder  and managing partner of New Pacific Consulting (China) and a partner at The Parthenon Group. His extensive relationships with major private equity firms in the U.S. and China provide the capacity  to source private capital and to provide strategic advice to Chinese and Western companies seeking to expand  their international business. Mr. Anderson  served as a Captain in the U.S. Army and is an active attorney and member  of the Illinois Bar Association. He has held multiple public and private advisory positions and currently serves on the boards of Advocate Aurora Healthcare, ViMedicus and Chicago Local Initiatives Support  Corporation.