Mr. Ge Hongbing - Executive Director
Mr. Ge Hongbing is our executive deputy general manager and an executive Director. He joined our Group since the establishment of Xiezhong Nanjing and he has been appointed as a Director since 29 November 2011. Mr. Ge is also a director, executive deputy general manager and chief engineer of Xiezhong Nanjing, a director and the general manager of Xiezhong Beijing, a director of Xiezhong BVI, Xiezhong HK, Xiezhong Morocco, Sino Evergreen, Jin Cheng HK, Yueqing Youxu, Xiezhong Chenyou, Xiezhong Lexus and Xiezhong Maanshan and the chairman of Xiezhong Liaoning.
Mr. Ge has approximately 18 years of experience in the automobile air conditioner industry. Mr. Ge worked for 東風–派恩汽車鋁熱交換器有限公司 (Aeolus-Pan Automobile Aluminium Heat Exchanger Co., Ltd.) as a R&D engineer of the technical department from October 1994 to March 1995. Mr. Ge worked as R&D engineer of the technical department in 南京派恩汽車空調有限公司 (Nanjing Pan Automobile Air-conditioning Co., Ltd.) from April 1995 to March 1996. Mr. Ge served various positions when he worked in 南京中港汽車空調器製造有限公司 (Nanjing Zhonggang Automobile Air Conditioner Manufacturing Co., Ltd.) between April 1996 to April 2002, including chief engineer, head of technical department and head of sales department. Mr. Ge graduated with a bachelor’s degree from 東華大學 (Donghua University) (formerly known as 中國紡織大學 (China Textile University)) in July 1994 majored in heat ventilation and air-conditioning engineering. Mr. Ge obtained his master’s degree in business administration from University of Atlanta, formerly known as Barrington University, in May 2003.
Ms. Chen Xiaoting - Executive Director
Ms. Chen Xiaoting is an executive Director of our Company and has over 4 years of experience in the field of management and financial industry. She joined our Group on 1 March 2018. From December 2014 to August 2017, she was a licensed representative permitted to carry out Type 1 (dealing in securities) regulated activities under the SFO. Ms. Chen graduated from the Guangdong University of Business Studies and received a bachelor’s degree in English (International Business Management) in June 2012. In October 2013, Ms. Chen graduated from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and received a master degree in translating and interpreting. She is also a director of Sino Evergreen, Jin Cheng HK, Yueqing Youxu, Xiezhong Chenyou, Xiezhong Lexus and Xiezhong Maanshan.
Mr. Shen Jun - Executive Director
Mr. Shen Jun is an executive Director of our Company and has over 26 years of experience in the field of management and financial industry. He joined our Group on 10 September 2018. He is also a director of Sino Evergreen, Jin Cheng HK, Yueqing Youxu, Xiezhong Chenyou, Xiezhong Lexus and Xiezhong Maanshan.
From April 1992 to April 1997, Mr. Shen was the general manager of the trust department of Yangzhou Trust Investment Co., Ltd.* (揚州信託投資有限責任公司). During May 1997 to June 2006, Mr. Shen worked in CITIC Securities Company Limited by serving in several positions including (i) the general manager of various sales offices in Xuzhou, Jiangsu Province; (ii) the deputy general manager of the Nanjing management headquarters; and (iii) the deputy general manager of the brokerage headquarters. From June 2006 to February 2012, Mr. Shen worked as the general manager of the Yangzhou sales office of China Investment Securities Co., Ltd.. From February 2012 to February 2013, Mr. Shen served as the general manager of the brokerage management headquarters of Pacific Securities Co., Ltd.. Mr. Shen was the general manager of Nanjing business department of China Minzu Securities Co., Ltd.* (中國民族證券有限責任公司) from March 2013 to May 2018. Mr. Shen graduated from Jiangsu Provincial Party School* (江蘇省委黨校) with a bachelor’s degree in foreign economic management in July 1992. During the period of September 1998 to June 2000, Mr. Shen studied in Nanjing University majoring in investment economics. From July 2000 to November 2002, Mr. Shen studied in Macau University of Science and Technology and graduated with a master degree in business management. Mr. Shen has also obtained various qualifications, including (i) the qualification for national economist in 1992; (ii) the qualification for securities practitioner in 2001; (iii) the qualification for fund practitioner in 2009; and (iv) the qualification for national financial planner in 2012.
Mr. Huang Yugang - Non-Executive Director
Mr. Huang Yugang is a non-executive Director of our Company and currently the deputy general manager and the head of the R&D department of Xiezhong Nanjing, who is responsible for overseeing the technical aspect of its production and the R&D of the products. He joined our Group in May 2002. Mr. Huang has also been the general manager of Xiezhong Liaoning since February 2010. Mr. Huang is also a director of Xiezhong Liaoning, Xiezhong Nanjing, Xiezhong BVI, Xiezhong HK, Xiezhong Chongqing, Sino Evergreen, Jin Cheng HK, Yueqing Youxu, Xiezhong Chenyou, Xiezhong Lexus and Xiezhong Maanshan.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Huang worked in the Number 2 Factory of Juhua Electric Appliance (Group) Co., Ltd., Wuxi (菊花電器集團有限公司二廠) as a technician from July 1990 to June 1993. Mr. Huang then worked in Jiangyin Yueyang Automobile Air conditioner Co., Ltd. (江陰粵陽汽車空調器有限公司) from June 1993 to August 1997 and has served various positions, including the head of the quality control department and the head of technical department. Mr. Huang then worked in Zhang Jia Gang Pan Automobile Air Conditioner Co., Ltd. (張家港派恩汽車空調有限公司) as technical manager from August 1997 to December 1999. From August 2000 to April 2002, Mr. Huang worked in Nanjing Zhonggang Automobile Air Conditioner Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (南京中港汽車空調器製造有限公司) as the head of technical department.
Mr. Huang obtained a diploma in the Discipline of Microcomputer from the Department of Electronics of Jiangnan University in July 1990. Mr. Huang joined the Company in May 2002 and has accumulated approximately 21 years of experience in the production technique and production quality control of electrical appliance and automobile air-conditioning systems.
Mr. Lau Ying Kit - Independent non-executive Director
Mr. Lau Ying Kit is an independent non-executive Director. He joined our Group on 16 May 2012. He is a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and holds a master degree in finance from the City University of Hong Kong. Mr. Lau gained extensive experience in auditing, accounting and financing across the PRC and Hong Kong. Mr. Lau had worked as the chief financial officer and company secretary in several listed companies in Hong Kong. He is currently an independent non-executive director of four companies listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange, namely Kingdom Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 528), China Wood Optimization (Holding) Limited (Stock Code: 1885), United Strength Power Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 2337) and Sinco Pharmaceuticals Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 6833).
Mr. Cheung Man Sang - Independent non-executive Director
Mr. Cheung Man Sang, aged 62, is an independent non-executive Director. He joined our Group on 16 May 2012.
Mr. Cheung served as the deputy general manager of Anhui Shan Ying Paper Industry Co., Ltd and the legal representative and consultant of Shan Ying Investment Management Ltd. and as general manager of Shenzhen Richland Health VC Fund Management Co., Ltd before. From August 2010 to November 2010, he served as the general manager of Vigo Hong Kong Investment Ltd. Prior to that, he served various positions at China Travel Service (Holdings) Hong Kong Limited and its group of companies between June 1996 and June 2010. In 1998, he became the general manager of China Travel Finance & Investment (H.K.) Limited, and was subsequently appointed as deputy general manager of group finance department and as general manager of China Travel Insurance Advisers Hong Kong Limited. During February 2007 to 2009, he served as a director of Tangshan Guofeng Iron & Steel Co., Ltd. In 2009, he was transferred back to group finance department of China Travel Service (Holdings) Hong Kong Limited to serve as deputy general manager. He served as the independent non-executive director of (天津市桂發祥十八街麻花總店有限公司) Tianjin Guifaxiang Mahua Food Group CO., LTD. from 27 December 2011 to 31 August 2018.
Mr. Cheung obtained a master’s degree in business administration from 廈門大學 (Xiamen University) in December 2004.
Mr. Zhang Shulin - Independent non-executive Director
Mr. Zhang Shulin is an independent non-executive Director. He joined our Group on 16 May 2012. He has over 40 years of experience in automobile engineering and managing automobile enterprises. Mr. Zhang is currently the specially-invited expert of 國家發展和改革委員會 (National Development and Reform Commission). Mr. Zhang was previously the deputy director of 國家機械工業局國家機械工業部汽車司 (the Automotive Section of National Mechanical Industry Department under National Industry Bureau). He was also the associate director and Secretary-General of 中國汽車工業協會 (China Association of Automotive Manufacturers). Mr. Zhang received a bachelor’s degree in Department of Automation from Tsinghua University in July 1965.
Mr. Lin Lei - Independent non-executive Director
Mr. Lin Lei is an independent non-executive Director. He joined our Group on 25 August 2014. Mr. Lin received a bachelor’s degree in Applied Economic Mathematics from the Renmin University of China (中國人民大學) in July 1990. He is the founder of TNS Sinotrust Market Research Consulting (Beijing) Co., Ltd (特恩斯新華信市場諮詢（北京）有限公司) (Formerly known as Sinotrust International Information & Consultant (Beijing) Co. Ltd. (新華信國際信息諮詢（北京）有限公司)) (“Sinotrust”). Mr. Lin was the president and CEO of Sinotrust since January 2007 to December 2014, and he was the chairman of Sinotrust since January 2015 to January 2018. Prior to funding Sinotrust in 1992, from 1990 to 1992, Mr. Lin worked at the Ministry of Foreign Economic Relation and Trade (對外經濟貿易部). At present, Mr. Lin is an independent non-executive directors of New Focus Auto Tech Holdings Limited (Stock code: 360), and Baic Bluepark New Energy Technology Co., Ltd., a company listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange (Stock code: 600733), he is also a director of Lepu Medical Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd., a company listed on ChiNext Shenzhen Stock Exchange Market (Stock code: 300003). Mr. Lin was a vice president of China Association of Market Information and Research (CAMIR) (中國市場訊息調查業協會), and was a director of Society of Automotive Engineers of China (中國汽車工程學會), he is currently a commissioner of the expert committee of China Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) (中國汽車流通協會).
Mr. Chen Cunyou - Executive Director
Mr. Chen Cunyou is the Chairman and the chief executive officer of the Company and an executive Director. He is also a director of Xiezhong BVI, Xiezhong HK, Xiezhong Nanjing, Xiezhong Beijing, Xiezhong Liaoning, Xiezhong Wuhan, Sino Evergreen, Jin Cheng HK, Yueqing Youxu, Xiezhong Chenyou, Xiezhong Lexus and Xiezhong Maanshan. He has been appointed as a Director of the Company since 30 September 2011.
Mr. Chen is the founder of Xiezhong Nanjing and has acted as its general manager since its establishment in April 2002. He was also the chairman of board of directors of Xiezhong Nanjing from April 2002 to May 2008 and was re-appointed as the chairman of Xiezhong Nanjing since September 2011.
He served as the general manager of 江蘇汽車空調器製造有限公司 (Jiangsu Auto Airconditioner Manufacturing Co., Ltd.) from 1994 to 1997. Then, he served as the general manager of 南京中港汽車空調器製造有限公司 (Nanjing Zhonggang Auto Air-conditioner Manufacturing Co., Ltd.) until he founded Xiezhong Nanjing in April 2002. He has served as the chairman of 南京浙商投資有限公司 (Nanjing Zheshang Investment Co., Ltd.) since 2003 and as the chairman of 南京浙江商會 (Nanjing Zhejiang Chamber of Commerce) since 2002. He is currently a member of the People’s Congress of Jiangsu Province in the PRC.
Mr. Chen obtained a master’s degree in business administration from University of Atlanta, formerly known as Barrington University, in May 2003. Mr. Chen was also granted the award of Model Worker of Nanjing (南京市勞動模範) by Nanjing Municipal People’s Government of the PRC in 2005.