Ke Ling joined Fallbrook in April 2009 as Director of China Operations. He has over 25 years of manufacturing, engineering and operations experiences in the automotive industries. Located in Shanghai, China, Ke is responsible for Fallbrook’s China operations. He assists in the management of supplier relationships in China and has marketing and support responsibilities for China/Asia.
Prior to Fallbrook, Ke spent 12 years with ATC Corporation, a remanufacturer and supplier of automotive components with its headquarters in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He worked as a Senior Manufacturing Engineer, a team leader of multi-functional product team and a Program Manager. When he left ATC, he was the Program Manager/Senior Engineer – China Business Development. While at ATC, Ke also worked for Automated Transmission Operations at Ford Motor Company as a transmission remanufacturing program manager. As a key member of the team, Ke made significant contributions to get ATC certified as ISO9000, QS9000 and Ford Q1 in 1996 – the first company certified in the state of Oklahoma. Ke also previously worked as an Industrial Engineer for SSI Data Card in Edmond, Oklahoma.
Ke holds a BS, Mechanical Engineering from Beijing Industrial and Commercial University in Beijing, China, an MBA from North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota and an MS, Industrial Engineering from the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma. He also has the following professional certifications; Certification of Production & Inventory Management (CPIM) from APICS, Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) from the American Society of Quality, and Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE) from the American Society of Quality.