Howard Li, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Waitex Group of Companies
Waitex Group was founded in New York, USA in 1981. The group has prospered over a span of 41 years into a successful global enterprise. The group’s scope of businesses include global logistics and supply chain services, finance factoring services in China, high-end real estate property investment and development, import and export trading, retail chains, shopping mall development and management, fashion design, production, wholesale, and operating retail stores. The group has several hundred employees and several modern logistic centers with building space several million sq feet in the United States, which is processing more than USD $5 billion of goods annually for more than 500 well-known brands and clients. In China, Waitex family affiliate company is the founding partner of Florentia Village Luxury Designer Outlets and Creativo Designer Lifestyle Experience Mall, also, the sole investor and developer of V1 Auto World. Waitex has been ranked one of the Top 200 Largest Privately Held Companies in the Greater New York Area by Crain’s Business Magazine.Howard Li was selected by Forbes Asia as one of the 25 notable Chinese Americans in US Business and former Commissoner of State of New York Retirement System.