President Harley Seyedin
AmCham South China President Harley Seyedin
President, The American Chamber of Commerce in South China, Vice Chairman-China, The Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce President, Sithe Global Pacific
is the most recent recipient of the "Peace through Commerce Medal" originally initiated by Thomas Jefferson in 1790 when he
was the first Secretary of State of the United States
is among less than 20 individuals to receive this Medal in the 223 years since its inception.
This Medal is the highest honor awarded to an individual by the U.S. Department of Commerce
Harley Seyedin is the President of Sithe Global Pacific ( Its parent, Sithe global is a multi-national company with more than US$15 billion in power and energy projects under development worldwide), and President of American Chamber of Commerce in South China.
In 1991 President George Bush recognized Mr. Seyedin for his involvement with the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
Harley is also Vice Chairman for China Affairs of the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce.