Board Of Directors
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LI Xinzhou (李新洲), aged 56, is our chairman and executive Director. Mr. Li is the founder of our Group and joined Pioneer Pharma Shareholding Company Limited (“Pioneer Pharma”), our initial corporate entity, in July 1996 as its general manager and chairman, responsible for managing the operations and planning and formulating our Group’s strategies. Mr. Li has over 21 years of experience in the pharmaceutical services industry. Under Mr. Li’s leadership, our Group has received numerous awards and recognitions. In addition, Mr. Li has been the Asia- Pacific advisor to the board of directors of NovaBay since October 2012, one of our suppliers, providing his vision and strategic thinking for the entry of NovaBay’s products into China and Southeast Asia markets as well as thoughts with respect to the collaboration between NovaBay and our Group. With effect from 10 April 2015, Mr. Li was appointed as a director of NovaBay. Mr. Li has become the chairman of the board of Covex, one of our suppliers, since July 2014. Mr. Li is a director of Pioneer Pharma (BVI) Co., Ltd. and Tian Tian Limited, each being a substantial shareholder of the Company.
Mr. Li also has over 25 years of experience in international trading and management. Prior to joining our Group, Mr. Li worked at the Hainan branch of Sumitomo Corporation. From August 1984 to August 1988, Mr. Li worked as an English translator at China Offshore Oil Nanhai West Corporation (中海油南海西部公司) and from July 1981 to August 1984, he worked as an English teacher at Jianghan Oil Field Dongfanghong High School (江漢油田東方紅學校). Mr. Li had held various positions in trade associations throughout the years. He was the vice chairman of the Hainan General Chamber of Commerce (海南省總商會) and the standing vice president of Hainan Hubei Chamber of Commerce (海南省湖北商 會). He had also served as a member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference Hainan Committee (海南 省政協). Mr. Li graduated from Jianghan Petroleum Normal School (江漢石油師範學校) with a diploma in English in July 1981. He also studied at the China Europe International Business School (中歐國際工商學院). Mr. Li is also the chairman of Nomination Committee.
WANG Yinping (王引平), aged 57, is our non-executive Director. Mr. Wang joined our Group in January 2015 as an executive Director and chief executive officer, and redesignated from the position of executive Director to non-executive Director, and has resigned as the chief executive officer. Mr. Wang is very experienced in corporate management. He joined Sinochem Import and Export Corporation (中國化工進出口總公司) (now known as China Sinochem Group Corporation (中國中化集團公司), “Sinochem Group”) in 1987. Since then, he had taken various senior positions within the group of Sinochem Group until 2014, when he resigned as the vice president of Sinochem Group. During the 27 years he spent with Sinochem Group, Mr. Wang had taken the following major positions. From 1988 to 1992, Mr. Wang was the vice general manager of Sinochem Group Hainan Company (中化集團海南公司). From 1993 to 1997, he was the general manager of Sinochem Group Pudong Company (中化集團浦東公司). From 1997 to 1998, he was the vice general manager of China Foreign Economy and Trade Trust Co., Ltd. (中國對外經濟貿易信托有限公司), a member company of the group of Sinochem Group. From 1998 to 1999, he was the general manager of the human resources department of Sinochem Group. During this period, he was also the vice president of Sinochem Group. From 2001 to 2004, he was the general manager of Sinochem International Trade Co., Ltd. (中化國際貿易股份有限公司) (now known as Sinochem International Corporation (中化國際（控股）股份有限公司), a company listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange with the stock code of 600500. During the same period, he was also the director of the board of Bank of Communications Co., Ltd. (交通銀行股份有限公司), a company listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Stock Exchange”) with the stock code of 3328 and on the Shanghai Stock Exchange with the stock code of 601328. In 2005, he was re- appointed as the vice president of Sinochem Group. During 2010 to 2014, he was also the chairman of the board of China Foreign Economy and Trade Trust Co., Ltd. (中國對外經濟貿易信託有限公司), the chairman of the board and general manager of Sinochem Lantian Co., Ltd. (中化藍天集團有限公司), and the chairman of the board of Zhejiang Int’l Group Co., Ltd (浙江英特集團股份有限公司), a company listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange with the stock code of 000411. Mr. Wang was a director of Western Potash Corp., a company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange with the stock code WPX from 16 September 2015 to 29 September 2016. On 31 December 2016, Mr. Wang was appointed as an independent non-executive director of Yida China Holdings Limited (亿达中国控股有限公司), a company listed on the Stock Exchange with the stock code of 3639. Mr. Wang was appointed as the director of Western Resources Corp., a company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (stock quote: WRX) on 5 April 2017. Mr. Wang graduated from Renmin University of China (中國人民大學) with a bachelor’s degree in law in 1985. He also received an MBA degree from China Europe International Business School (中歐國際工商學院) in 2004.
WU Mijia (吳米佳), aged 45, is our non-executive Director. Mr. Wu joined our Company in October 2013. Mr. Wu has over 15 years of experience in finance and investment. He has been the managing director of Shanghai Ceton Investment Management (上海策通投資管理有限公司) since June 2008. Prior to that, Mr. Wu served as a director at UBS AG, Hong Kong Branch between May and August in 2007 and a vice president at BNP Paribas Hong Kong between September 2005 and December 2006. He was an assistant vice president at ABN AMRO Bank (China) Co., Ltd. where he worked between October 2002 and June 2005. Mr. Wu graduated from Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (廣東外語外 貿大學) with a bachelor’s degree in international business in June 1996. Mr. Wu obtained a master’s degree in business administration in the Manchester Business School of University of the Manchester in June 2001 and an executive master’s degree in business administration in Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (長江商學院) in October 2012. Mr. Wu is a member of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee.
INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS
ZHANG Hong（张虹）, aged 60, is our independent non-executive Director. Mr. Zhang joined our Company in January 2019. Mr. Zhang is an expert in public security governance. Prior to joining the Group, he served in a shipping organisation in the PRC for 38 years since 1980. He held various senior positions at such organisation, and was mainly responsible for handling political and legal matters and administration management. From 1982 to 1999, Mr. Zhang pursued his studies at Hubei Radio & TV University and Hubei University, in the areas of law, administrative management, corporate management, as well as economics and management.
YAN Guoxiang（严国祥）, aged 45, is our independent non-executive Director. Mr. Yan joined our Company in January 2019. Mr. Yan is experienced in corporate management. Mr. Yan has been also the president of Shanghai Xiangren New Material Co., Ltd.* (上海祥仁新材料有限公司) since 2009 and Shanghai Qianjin New Material Co., Ltd.* (上海乾瑾新材料科技有限公司) since 2015. From 1996 to 2007, he served Kennametal Shanghai Co., Ltd.* (美國肯納飛碩金屬上海有限公司) (“Kennametal Shanghai”) and held various senior positions in Kennametal Shanghai including the regional manager of Northern China and its national operation director. Mr. Yan graduated from Shanghai Dianji University* (上海電機學院) with a diploma in mechanical manufacturing in 1993. He also obtained an executive master’s degree in business administration from Madonna University, the United States in 2005.
WONG Chi Hung, Stanley (黃志雄), aged 56, is our independent non-executive Director. Mr. Wong joined our Company in October 2013. Mr. Wong has experience in auditing, accounting and financial advisory services. He was appointed as the director of KBS Fashion Group Limited (formerly known as Aquasition Corp.), a company listed on the NASDAQ (stock quote: KBSF) since August 2014 and resigned on 15 March 2015. He has been an independent non- executive director of Great Wall Motor Company Limited, a company listed on the Stock Exchange (stock code: 2333) and Shanghai Stock Exchange (stock code: 601633) since November 2010. On 1 July 2016, he was appointed as an executive director of Talent Alliance Ltd. Mr. Wong has served as a chief financial officer of Hongri International Holdings Company Limited (紅日國際控股有限公司) since November 2009. He served as a chief executive officer of China Biologic Products, Inc. between March 2007 and May 2008 and a consultant of the same company between June 2008 and December 2008. Mr. Wong is a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from University of Kent (肯特大學) and an EMBA from Peking University (北京大學). He is also a qualified independent director recognised by the Shanghai Stock Exchange. Mr. Wong is the chairman of the Audit Committee.
MIN Le (閔樂), aged 37, is our company secretary. Mr. Min joined our Group in July 2013 and serves as the secretary of the Board. Mr. Min is a PRC non-practising certified public accountant and has many years of experience in the financing and accounting field. Mr. Min worked as the chief accountant at Carrefour (China) Management & Consulting Service Co., Ltd. between October 2011 to June 2013, mainly responsible for preparing budgets and financial closing and designing, streamlining and improving financial and accounting process. Prior to that, he worked at Shanghai Zhonghua Certified Public Accountants (上海眾華滬銀會計師事務所) as a project manager between March 2006 and September 2011, mainly responsible for annual financial auditing and financial consulting. Mr. Min graduated from the East China University of Science and Technology (華東理工大學) with a bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering in June 2003 and from the Tong Ji University (同濟大學) with a master’s degree in environmental engineering in March 2006.