Mr. Zhong Beichen - Chairman
Mr. Zhong Beichen (鍾北辰), aged 44, was appointed as the chairman of the Board and the chairman of the nomination committee of the Company on January 2017, and was appointed as the president of BCL in April 2018. He is also a director of certain subsidiaries of the Company. Mr. Zhong served as an architect of the Planning and Design Institute of the Department of Light Industry of the PRC (中國輕工業部規劃設計院) from July 1996 to May 2000. Mr. Zhong joined BCL in May 2000 and served as an architect of Beijing Sunshine Real Estate Comprehensive Development Company (北京陽光房地產綜合開發公司) from May 2000 to December 2002 and the deputy general manager of Beijing Anhua Shiji Real Estate Development Co., Ltd. (北京安華世紀房地產開發有限公司) and Beijing Sunshine City Real Estate Development Co., Ltd. (北京陽光城房地產有限公司) from January 2003 to December 2007. Mr. Zhong served as the general manager of the Product R&D Centre of BCL from January 2008 to August 2011 and the vice-president of Outlets Investment Management Co., Ltd. (奧特萊斯投資管理有限公司) from June 2010 to August 2011. He served as the general manager of the Commercial Property Development Department of BCL from September 2011 to December 2013, and the assistant president of BCL from September 2011 to February 2012. Mr. Zhong acted as the executive Director and chief executive officer of the Company from December 2013 to January 2017. He was the vice-president of BCL from January 2017 to April 2018. Mr. Zhong obtained a bachelor’s degree in Architecture from Xiamen University in 1996.
Mr. Feng Yujian - Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Feng Yujian (馮瑜堅), aged 45, was appointed as an executive Director and the chief executive officer of the Company in January 2017, the chairman of the strategic investment committee of the Company in February 2018, and appointed as the assistant president of BCL in October 2018. He is also a director in certain subsidiaries of the Company. He was the vice-president of the Company from March 2015 to January 2017. He joined BCL and served as the securities business manager in the Business Development Department in March 2003, the deputy general manager of the Strategic Development Centre from April 2008 to January 2010, the general manager of the Capital Management Centre from January 2010 to July 2014, as well as the general manager and investment relationship director of BCL Hong Kong Office from August 2012 to April 2017. Prior to joining BCL, Mr. Feng served as a senior analyst in Foshan Securities Co., Ltd., an analyst in Beijing Xinminsheng Financial Advisory Co., Ltd. and a securities trader in Zhejiang Jinma Property Development Co., Ltd.. Mr. Feng obtained a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Renmin University of China in July 1994 and a master’s degree in Business Administration from Beijing International MBA (BiMBA) in February 2003.
Mr. Wang Hao - Non-Executive Director
Mr. Wang Hao (王昊), aged 36, was appointed as a non-executive Director and a member of the strategic investment committee of the Company in May 2018. Mr. Wang served as a senior manager of the Investment Banking Department of CITIC Securities Co., Ltd. from June 2007 to August 2010. Mr. Wang joined Beijing Capital Group Co., Ltd. (the “Capital Group”) as an assistant to the chairman in August 2010 and served as the deputy general manager of the Synergy Development Department of the Capital Group from October 2015 to February 2017, and also served as the deputy general manager of the Real Estate Department of the Capital Group since February 2017. Mr. Wang obtained a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Bristol in the United Kingdom in August 2006.
Ms. QinYi - Non-Executive Director
Ms. Qin Yi (秦怡), aged 40, was appointed as a non-executive Director and a member of the remuneration committee of the Company in December 2018. Ms. Qin served in the financial department of Beijing Saike Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (北京賽科藥業股份有限公司) from 2000 to 2001. Ms. Qin joined BCL in July 2004 and served as a professional supervisor of the Business Development Department, a senior manager of the Strategic Development Centre, as well as the assistant general manager and deputy general manager of the Capital Management Centre successively. Ms. Qin has served as the general manager of the Capital Management Centre of BCL since February 2014. She was appointed as the Secretary of the Board of Directors of BCL in March 2016. Ms. Qin obtained a bachelor’s degree in Economics from China Institute of Finance and Banking in 2000 and a master’s degree in Economics from the School of Economics of Peking University in 2004.
Mr. Zhou Yue - Non-Executive Director
Mr. Zhou Yue (周岳), aged 42. He is the executive deputy general manager of Sino-Ocean Capital Limited, an associate of Sino-Ocean Group. Mr. Zhou joined the Sino-Ocean Group since April 2015 and served as the person-in-charge for strategic investment and deputy general manager of the CEO Management Centre. He previously held positions at Mapletree Investments of Temasek Holdings, Singapore, HSBC Holdings and Bank of China Investment. Mr. Zhou graduated from Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology in 2000 and obtained a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, and also graduated from Tsinghua University in 2007 and received a master’s degree in Business Administration.
Dr. Ngai Wai Fung -
Dr. NGAI Wai Fung (魏偉峰), aged 56, was appointed as an independent non-executive Director, the chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee and Nomination Committee of the Company in December 2013. He is the chief executive officer of SWCS Corporate Services Group (Hong Kong) Limited, formerly known as SW Corporate Services Group Limited, a specialty company secretarial, corporate governance and compliance services provider to companies in pre-IPO and post-IPO stages. Prior to that, he was the director and head of listing services of an independent integrated corporate services provider. He has over 20 years of senior management experience including acting as the executive director, chief financial officer and company secretary, most of which are in the areas of finance, accounting, internal control and regulatory compliance, corporate governance and secretarial work for listed issuers including major red chips companies. Dr. Ngai had led or participated in a number of significant corporate finance projects including listings, mergers and acquisitions as well as issuance of debt securities. He was the President of Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (2014-2015), an unofficial member of the Working Group on Professional Services under the Economic Development Commission appointed by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (2013-2018). He is a member of the Qualification and Examinations Board of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a member of the General Committee of the Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies and has been appointed as a Finance Expert Consultant by the Ministry of Finance of the PRC since 2016. Dr. Ngai is currently the independent non-executive director of BaWang International (Group) Holding Limited (Stock Code:1338.HK), Powerlong Real Estate Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 1238. HK), Health and Happiness (H&H) International Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 1112.HK), Bosideng International Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 3998.HK), SITC International Holdings Company Limited (Stock Code: 1308.HK), Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Joint Stock Limited Company (Stock Code: 6869.HK), BBMG Corporation (Stock Code: 2009.HK), TravelSky Technology Limited (Stock Code: 696.HK) and China Communications Construction Company Limited (Stock Code: 1800.HK) and also the independent director of LDK Solar Co., Limited and SPI Energy Co. Limited. Apart from LDK Solar Co., Ltd. and SPI Energy Co. Ltd., which are now listed on the OTC Pink Limited Information and Nasdaq respectively, all of which are companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and/or the Shanghai Stock Exchange. Dr. Ngai was the independent non-executive director of Sany Heavy Equipment International Holdings Company Limited (Stock Code: 631.HK) from November 2009 to December 2015, China Coal Energy Company Limited (Stock Code: 1898.HK) from December 2010 to June 2017, China Railway Group Limited (Stock Code: 390.HK) from June 2014 to June 2017 and China HKBridge Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 2323) from March 2016 to April 2018. Dr. Ngai is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, a fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, a fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Directors and a member of Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute. Dr. Ngai received a doctoral degree in finance at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics in 2011, a master’s degree in corporate finance from Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2002, a bachelor honor degree in laws from University of Wolverhampton in the United Kingdom in 1994 and a master’s degree in Business Administration from Andrews University of Michigan in the United States in 1992.
Mr. Yang, Paul Chunyao - Non-Executive Director
Mr. Yang, Paul Chunyao (楊文鈞), aged 50, was appointed as a non-executive Director, a member of the remuneration committee and the strategic investment committee of the Company in February 2018. He joined KKR as a member and head of Greater China in 2017. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Yang was the president and CEO of China Development Financial Holding Corporation (“CDFC”, a company listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange, stock code: 2883.TW). Prior to joining CDFC, Mr. Yang was the managing director and head of private equity and mezzanine finance at DBS Bank in Hong Kong. Mr. Yang also held positions at the branches of ICG Asia, Goldman Sachs, General Atlantic and Boston Consulting Group in the U.S. and Asia. He is currently a director of CDFC. He received his BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering at MIT and his MBA at Harvard.
Prof. Zhao Yuhong -
Ms. Zhao Yuhong (趙宇紅), aged 50, was appointed as an independent non-executive Director, the chairman of the remuneration committee and a member of each of the audit committee and the nomination committee of the Company in December 2013. Ms. Zhao has worked as an associate professor of Faculty of Law, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (“CUHK”) since August 2008. Ms. Zhao was the assistant dean (UG student affairs) and associate dean (undergraduate studies) of Faculty of Law at CUHK from September 2008 to August 2010 and from September 2010 to July 2013, respectively. Ms. Zhao was a lecturer and subsequently assistant professor of School of Law at City University of Hong Kong from January 1996 to June 2002 and from July 2002 to August 2006, respectively. From September 2006 to July 2008, Ms. Zhao served as an assistant professor of School of Law at CUHK. Ms. Zhao obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Language and Literature and Bachelor of Laws degree from Peking University in July 1991. Ms. Zhao obtained her Master of Studies in Law degree with Magna Cum Laude from Vermont Law School, the USA in February 1993 and her PhD degree in Law from City University of Hong Kong in November 2000.
Prof. He Xiaofeng -
Mr. He Xiaofeng (何小鋒), aged 63, was appointed as an independent non-executive Director and a member of each of the audit committee and the strategic investment committee of the Company in December 2013, and was appointed as a member of the remuneration committee and the nomination committee of the Company in December 2016. Mr. He obtained a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in Economics in 1982 and 1984 from Peking University, respectively. He is currently a professor of the Department of Finance, School of Economics of Peking University (北京大學經濟學院金融學系) since August 2000, and has been a doctoral supervisor since August 2001 and a director of the Research Center of Financial and Industrial Development of Peking University (北京大學金融與產業發展研究中心) since August 2005. He has taught in the School of Economics of Peking University (北京大學經濟學院) since 1984. Mr. He has also has served as a council member of China Enterprises Investment Association (中國企業投資協會) and the deputy director of Financial Enterprises Investment Committee (金融企業投資委員會) since 2006, the vice chairman of Beijing Private Equity Association (北京股權投資基金協會) since 2008, a director of Beijing FOF Capital Co., Ltd. since 2015 and an independent director of Beijing Life Insurance Co., Ltd (北京人壽保險有限公司) since March 2018.