Job: Field Application Engineer / Technical Sales Support Engineer / Technical Sales Manager

TactoTek ( is looking to strengthen our team in pre- and post-sales customer sales and technical support. This position is located in TactoTek’s Guangdong/China office, close to our suppliers, partners and customers.


  • 5+ years of relevant working experience in FAE, Technical Sales, Technical Support or Sales roles in customer interface
  • Masters degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanics Engineering
  • Strong understanding and experience in Electro-Mechanical Designs
  • Experience in Industrial Design, Mechanical Design, System Integration, and/or Tool Designing a plus
  • Experience working directly with customer in a Sales or Technical sales role
  • Held previous positions in US or EU headquartered companies operating in China
  • Held previous positions in Tier1 supplier companies, serving OEMs in China in the field of consumer electronics, white goods, mobile, or automotive
  • Native Mandarin, fluent English skills, Cantonese a plus
  • Primary location in Guangdong China (Shenzhen, Dongguan, Foshan, or Guangzhou)
  • This position requires regular travel to customer and partner sites in China, and Asia, and once or twice a year to TactoTek HQ in Finland


  • Regular customer sales visits
  • Be the first line of support for technical requests from customers and partners
  • Support sales and partnering activities, including customer/partner meetings
  • Help customers to evaluate TactoTek technology
  • Support customer projects in implementation of TactoTek technology
  • Communication to Head of Product Creation in Finland HQ
  • Communication to Vice President of Sales in Taipei

Please send CV/application to

FBCGD kevätkokous (Guangzhou)

Aika: perjantai 27.3.2015 klo 17:00
Paikka: Finland Trade Center, Room 2013 Main Tower, Guangdong International Building, 339 Huanshi Dong Road, Guangzhou

1. Kokouksen avaus
2. Kokouksen päätösvaltaisuuden toteaminen
3. Jäsenrekisteri 2015
4. Kassatilanne
5. Toiminnan suunnittelua
5.1 Karting-tapahtuma
5.2 Vappukokous
5.3 Zhuhain liiketoimintamahdollisuuksiin tutustuminen
6. Team Finland –projektikatsaus
7. Kauppakamarihanke
8. Muut esille tulevat asiat
9. Kokouksen päättäminen

Information Event About Finnish/Schengen Visas on Monday (Guangzhou)

Kirsi Puronpää, First Secretary (Consular Affairs) Finnish Embassy in Beijing, will visit Guangzhou on Monday 2 February 2015 3p.m. to talk with Finns about visa issues, listen experiences, and to answer questions regarding applying for visa to Finland and Schengen area. This is very good opportunity to give feedback about visa services provided to people applying for a Schengen Visa to Finland in Guangzhou. Puronpää will meet Danish consulate visa personnel on Tuesday and can relay your feedback to improve services.

Do not miss this event!

If you are unable to attend you may send your questions and feedback to Jari Seilonen who will pass them on to Puronpää. Jari’s e-mail is:

The event is organized by Finnish Business Council Guangdong and the location is:
Finland Trade Center, Room 1305, Main Tower, Guangdong International Building, 339 Huanshi Dong Road, Guangzhou, China 510098

FBCGD Independence Day Dinner 6.12.2014 (Shenzhen)

You are cordially invited to join Finnish Business Council Guangdong Independence Day dinner. The buffet dinner includes western Christmas food (ham, salmon, mustard, Karelian roast, smashed potatos, boiled baby potatos, carrot casserole, dark bread, butter, marinated carlic, beetroot salad) and drinks (beer, coffee). It is allowed to bring cognac to share 🙂

The dinner is free of charge for the FBCGD members who have paid the 2015 membership fee at the Annual General Meeting while others are charged CNY200. Membership fee for a company is CNY2000 and CNY500 for an individual at the moment. Bank of China ATM is nearby for cash withdrawals.

Date & time: Saturday 6.12.2014 18:00 onwards
Place: Restaurant McCawley’s, 3rd floor, Shop No. 118 Seaworld Shekou, Shenzhen (Tel: 0755 2668 4496)
RSVP: Please let us know by Monday 1 December if you are coming by sending an email to so that we can arrange the right amount of food and drinks.

FBCGD vuosikokous 6.12.2014 (Shenzhen)

Kaikki FBCGD:n jäsenet ja tulevat jäsenet kutsutaan täten yhdistyksen sääntömääräiseen vuosikokoukseen. Vuosikokouksen käsiteltäväksi haluttavat asiat on esitettävä puheenjohtajalle vähintään viikkoa ennen vuosikokousta.

Aika: lauantai 6.12.2014 klo 16:00–18:00. (Tilaisuus jatkuu itsenäisyyspäivän illallisella.)
Paikka: Ravintola McCawley’s, 3. krs, Shop No.118 Seaworld Shekou, Shenzhen (Tel: 0755 2668 4496)

1. Kokouksen avaus
2. Kokouksen päätösvaltaisuuden toteaminen
3. Tapahtumat kuluneena ja tulevana vuonna
4. Jäsenrekisteri 2014
5. Tilinpäätös 2014
6. Jäsenmaksu kaudella 2015
7. Puheenjohtajan ja hallituksen valinta kaudelle 2015
8. Muut esille tulevat asiat
9. Kokouksen päättäminen

Tulostettava versio vuosikokouksen asialistasta

Vuosikokouksen yhteydessä kerätään ensi vuoden jäsenmaksut CNY2000 yritykseltä tai CNY500 henkilöjäseneltä.

FBCGD Karting-tulokset

Shenzhenissä 1.11.2014 ajetun FBCGD-kartingin tulokset ovat seuraavat:

  1. Jarkko Ridanpää
  2. Mikko Tarvainen
  3. Ville Saarinen
  4. Henri Mononen
  5. Jan Tillonen
  6. Jari Seilonen
  7. Pekka Kyyriäinen
  8. Mauri Lehtismäki

Jarkon nimi laitettiin radan seinälle yhtenä nopeimmista ajoista radalla, eli taso oli kova!

EU Cham Supported Event: Should Individual Investors Continue to Invest in China? (Guangzhou)

Time 2014-11-09 | 15:00 – 17:00
Venue Room 314, School of Management Buildiing, Jinan University
Address No. 601 Huangpu West Avenue, Guangzhou
Fee Members:Free| Non Members:Free

Chamber Supported Event: Should Individual Investors Continue to Invest in China?



Should Individual Investors Continue to Invest in China?

Investing in China has long been discussed. Recently quite a number of people sent money abroad and invested in foreign countries. A practical question which has attracted the attention of investors is whether they should continue to invest in China?

This seminar focuses on this question by investigating investment strategy and financial planning for individual investors. Professor Li from Jinan University will discuss economic circumstances and analyse investments in real and financial assets before expanding the discussion to investment decisions in constructing portfolios.

Event Details

Time: 3:00-5:00pm, 9 November 2014

Venue: Room 314, School of Management Building, Jinan University, No 601 Huangpu West Avenue, Guangzhou

Language: English

Fee: Free


Click here to register online.


Further information please contact Ms He in the International Programmes Centre Jinan University.

Tel: +86 20 85221410


Birmingham MBA in Guangzhou

Developed for business professionals, this part-time MBA combines best of faculty and staff at University of Birmingham and Jinan University to deliver an exceptional learning experience to boost your career prospects. University of Birmingham is consistently ranked top 100 in the world. Birmingham Business School is accredited by AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS, only top 1% elite business schools worldwide achieved this. Click here to learn more. Application for 2015 January intake is now open.


Ms. Lifang Li
Ms. Lifang Li Associate Professor at Jinan University

Dr Li Lifang is an Associate Professor at Jinan University where she teaches Security Analysis, Investment Banking and Project Evaluation and Investment in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Her research interests include asset pricing and corporate finance. She was awarded Master and PhD degrees from Durham University in the UK in 2005 and 2009 respectively.

Contact info

NAME: Mabel He
T +86 20 8522 1410

CANCELLED: Joint Finnish Golf Tournament – Clash of Titans South China 2014 (Shenzhen)


12 December 2014, Friday

Please find the full invite with all details by clicking here.

Golf 12.12.2014



When: Friday 12 December 2014
Where: Century Seaview Golf Club, Longgang, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China 518121

Option 1: HKD1000 – Green fee/Light refreshments
Option 2: HKD1300 – All of the above + Transportation to and from Hong Kong

Deposit or cheque payment instructions

Interested in participating:
Please RSVP and make payment by 29th November 2014 to Ms. Emilia Tavakoli at to secure your place!


October Inter-chamber Networking Drinks (Shenzhen)

October Shenzhen Inter-chamber Networking Drinks

Events Update

Time 2014-10-15 | 18:30 – 22:00
Venue Roof Garden, 25/f, The Langham, Shenzhen
Address 25/F, Roof Garden, The Langham, Shenzhen, 7888 Shennan Boulevard, Futian District, Shenzhen
Fee Members:180| Non Members:280

In the right middle of this October, we six chambers again work together to provide you an amazing chance to reunite old friends and know new faces in Shenzhen. In the Roof Garden of The Langham, Shenzhen, you are going to admire the fabulous city night view of Futian CBD with fine wine provided by ASC and tasty finger food prepared by chef of Langham.

If you are eager to solid and expand your circle, don’t miss this opportunity to know decent people from different industries. We do this for you!

Please RSVP to to save the seats or call 0755 – 8635 0920 for more information. We would like to hear from you!

Date & Time: October 15th 18:30 to 22:00
Venue: Roof Garden, The Langham, Shenzhen
Price: Member: RMB 180/Non-member: RMB 280 Note: We receive cash at door only.
RSVP: Vera Xie 0755 – 8635 0920/137 6010 3167