Key Management

Mr. WEI Hongwen
Mr. Wei, aged 56, served as Executive Director from 10 September 2007 to 4 November 2016 and as the Chairman of the Board and a member of the Nomination Committee (redesignated as chairman from 20 March 2015) from 31 October 2014 to 4 November 2016. Mr. Wei is currently the chairman of the board of directors of Guangxi Automobile, the ultimate holding company of the Company. Mr. Wei is also the chairman of the board of director of Wuling Industrial, a principal subsidiary of the Company. Mr. Wei obtained a master degree in economics from Sun Yat-Sen University in 1995 and is a professor level senior engineer. Mr. Wei has more than 30 years’ of experience in the automobile manufacturing industry. Mr. Wei is also the vice chairman of SGMW.

Mr. LAI Shi Hong, Edward
Mr. Lai, aged 54, currently Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company, is responsible for overseeing our finance, accounting and company secretarial functions. He is also a director of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary. Mr. Lai has more than 30 years’ of experience in finance, accounting and business management. Mr. Lai graduated from the University of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Baptist University and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of Science degree in Corporate Governance and Directorship respectively. He is currently a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

Mr. WEN Daizhi
Mr. Wen, aged 55, is currently the chief engineer of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary. He is also the chairman of the board of directors of Wuling Liuji, a subsidiary of Wuling Industrial and the vice president and chief engineer of Guangxi Automobile, the ultimate holding company of the Company. Mr. Wen graduated from the Engineering Thermophysics Department of Tianjin University majoring in internal combustion engine and possessed a postgraduate qualification in Power Machinery and Engineering of Guangxi University. He is a professor level senior engineer. Mr. Wen has over 30 years’ of extensive experience in the production, marketing and corporate management of the automotive engines industry.

Mr. WANG Xu
Mr. Wang, aged 49, is currently the deputy party secretary, chairman of the labour union and the supervisor of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary, who is responsible for overseeing the human resources functions of the Group. He is also currently the staff-nominated director, deputy party secretary and chairman of the labour union of Guangxi Automobile, the ultimate holding company of the Company. Mr. Wang graduated from Hubei University of Technology in mechanical and electrical engineering. He also holds a master degree in engineering from Wuhan University of Technology. His profession is senior engineer. Mr. Wang has been engaged in the automobile industry in China since his joining to Guangxi Automobile Group in 1994. Mr. Wang has over 30 years’ of extensive experience in the technical, quality control and business management of the automobile industry.

Mr. CHEN Xiaofeng
Mr. Chen, aged 44, is currently the deputy general manager and is also the general manager of the sales office of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary. Mr. Chen is also the deputy general manager of Guangxi Automobile, the ultimate holding company of the Company. Mr. Chen graduated from the Department of Metallurgy and Material Engineering of Chongqing University. He obtained a master degree in Public Administration from Wuhan University of Science and Technology, his profession is engineer. Mr. Chen has been engaged in the automobile industry in China since his joining to Guangxi Automobile Group in 1997. He has over 20 years’ of extensive experience in the production operation, sales, purchasing and supply chain management of the car assembly and automotive components industry.

Mr. LI Weimin
Mr. Li, aged 56, is currently the deputy general manager and also the senior controller of the operation and information department of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary. Besides, Mr. Li is also currently the vice chairman of the board of directors of Guangxi Weixiang Machinery Company Limited* (廣西威翔機械有限公司), a joint venture of Wuling Industrial, he is also the chairman of the board of directors of Hong Kong Zhuoyuan Investment Limited and Hong Kong Zhuo Qiang Investment Limited, both of them subsidiaries of Wuling Industrial. Mr. Li graduated from Nanchang Hangkong University majoring in aviation forging processes. He also held a post graduate qualification in Business Administration of Asia International Open University (Macao). His profession is senior engineer. Mr. Li has over 30 years’ of extensive experience in the production management and quality control of the automotive components industry.

Mr. LI Huanyu
Mr. Li, aged 56, is currently the deputy general manager of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary and a director and the general manager of Wuling Liuji, a subsidiary of Wuling Industrial. Mr. Li graduated from Wuhan College of Engineering majoring in agricultural machinery and is also a post-graduate student of the Department of Mechanical Manufacturing and Automotion of Guangxi University. His profession is senior engineer. Mr. Li has over 30 years’ of extensive experience in the automotive engines industry specializing in production management, purchasing and technology research.

Mr. WEI Mingfeng
Mr. Wei aged 44, is currently a deputy general manager and also the senior controller of the production and manufacturing department of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary. Mr. Wei graduated from Tianjin University majoring in chemical mechanical engineering and holds a master degree in business administration of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. His profession is an engineer. Mr. Wei has over 22 years’ of extensive experience in business operations, production management and quality control of the automotive components industry.

Mr. LIU Yourong
Mr. Liu, aged 47, is currently the deputy general manager and chief financial officer of Wuling Industrial, our principal subsidiary. Mr. Liu graduated from China University of Mining majoring in Accounting and holds a master degree in business administration of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. His profession is senior accountant. Mr Liu has over 24 years’ of extensive experience in cost management and institutionalization of the financial system.