ABOUT US
Capt. Xie Chunlin Chairman

Born in May 1963, Mr Xie Chunlin is both a senior captain and a senior economist with an EMBA from Shanghai Maritime University. He graduated from the Department of Navigation from Dalian Maritime University in 1983. He is an experienced Master Mariner through years of shipboard services from 3rd officer, 2nd officer, Chief Officer to Captain at Shanghai Maritime Transportation Bureau, and the Deputy Officer of the Monitoring Department of Shanghai Shipping Group. He was also serving under China Shipping (Group) Company as the Deputy Director of the Dispatching Sector of the Transportation Department, Managing Director of the Indonesian branch, Managing Director of the Netherlands Office, Vice President of the China Shipping (Europe) Holding GmbH, and the Chief Representative of the Mediterranean Office of China Shipping (Group) Company. He was the Deputy General Manager of China National Development Corporation Co., Ltd. from March 2009 to September 2012, the Managing Director of China Merchants Energy Shipping Co., Ltd. from October 2012 to December 2018, and has been the Chairman of China Merchants Energy Shipping Co., Ltd. since December 2018.

Mr. Wu Po Vice Chairman

He is currently the General Manager of the Finance Department of Sinopec Group. He joined the Finance Department of Sinopec Group in 1995 and has served as the Chief Accountant and member of the Party Committee of Sinopec Hainan Refining & Chemical Limited Company, Deputy General Manager and Chief Accountant of Sinopec Chemical Commercial Holding Company Limited and China International United Petroleum & Chemicals Co., Ltd. (UNIPEC), and has served in his current position since December 2019, and has also served as Director of Shanghai Zheshi Futures Co., Ltd. since June 2019.

Mr. Song Dexing Vice Chairman

He is a senior engineer graduated from the Port Machinery Design and Manufacturing of Wuhan Institute of Water Transportation Engineering, and has a doctoral degree in Administrative Management from Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Serving as General Manager and Party Secretary of Sinotrans & CSC Holdings Group Co., Ltd. and the Logistics and Shipping Division Head of China Merchants Group Ltd. He once served as Engineer of China Communication Planning and Design Institute for Water Transportation, Container Division Head of the Water Transport Department, Deputy Director of the Waterborne Transportation Institute, Navigation Management Bureau Director of the Three Gorges Navigation Authority, Director of the Water Transport Department of the Ministry of Transport, Director of the Water Transport Bureau, Deputy Chairman of Sinotrans & CSC Group, Standing Committee and Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee, and Secretary of the Discipline Inspection Committee. He has also been the General Manager of Sinotrans & CSC Group Co., Ltd. and the Logistics and Shipping Division Head of China Merchants Group Ltd. since June 2016; the Party Secretary of Sinotrans & CSC Group Co., Ltd. since November 2017; and the Vice Chairman of the Company since August 2018.

Mr. Wang Yongxin Managing Director

Prior to his current position, Mr Wang Yongxin served a variety of management positions in the COSCO Shipping Bulk CO., Ltd, including General Manager of the President\'s Office, Deputy General Manager of the Shipping Department, Director of Legal Department, General Manager of the Integrated Business Department, as well as the Director of President’s Office. Joining the China COSCO Shipping (HK) Group in December 2012, Mr Wang Yongxin served as the Group\'s General Manager of President\'s Office, Assistant to the President and Chief Legal Adviser. He joined the China Merchants Group later in January 2017 as the Deputy Director of the Infrastructural Facilities and Equipment Manufacturing Department/Overseas Business Department, as well as the Deputy Director of the Human Resources Department. He has been serving as the President of CMES since January 2019.

Mr. Su Xingang Director

He is a senior engineer graduated from the Maritime Department of Dalian Maritime University, majoring in Ship Navigation and Port Supervision. Serving as Director of CMES. He once served as the Deputy Director of the Transportation Management Bureau of the Ministry of Transport, Assistant to the Director of the Water Transportation Bureau, Vice President of China Changjiang National Shipping (Group) Corporation, Deputy Director and Director of the Water Transportation Department of the Ministry of Transport Joining the China Merchants Group since September 2005, he has served as the Chief Economist, the General Counsel, the Vice President and the Deputy General Manager of China Merchants Group Ltd. He has been Director of the Company since March 2008; the General Manager from June 2012 to September 2012; and the Chairman of Board from January 2016 to December 2018.

Mr. Zhao Yaoming Director

Serving as Safety Supervision and Administration Department Head of China Merchants Group Ltd. He once served as the Third Officer, Second Officer, Chief Officer, and Captain of Shanghai Ocean Shipping Company. Joining China Merchants Group in January 1998, he has served as Deputy Manager, Manager of the Shipping Department of Hong Kong Ming Wah, and Deputy General Manager and General Manager of HKMW. Former Assistant to the President and former Vice President of CMES from July 2012 to November 2018.

Mr. Deng Weidong Director

Serving as Capital Operations Department Head of China Merchants Group Co., Ltd. He worked at the Yangpu Economic Development Zone Administration of Hainan Province from 1994 to 1997; then as Deputy General Manager and General Manager of the R&D Department from 1997 to 2005; Deputy General Manager of Chiwan Container Terminal Co., Ltd. and General Manager of Shenzhen Magang Cangma Co., Ltd. from 2006 to 2009; Assistant to the General Manager of China Merchants International Co., Ltd. and General Manager of the Planning and Commerce Department from 2009 to 2011; Deputy General Manager of China Merchants International Co., Ltd. from 2011 to 2015. Capital Operation Department Head of China Merchants Group Co., Ltd. since 2015.

Mr. Zhong Fuliang Director

He is currently the Vice General Manager and a member of the Party Committee of UNIPEC. He joined Sinopec Zhenhai Petrochemical General Factory in 1991 and served in Sinopec Zhenhai Refining and Chemical Co., Ltd. from 1993 to 2006. From October 2006 to March 2015, he served as the Director of Economic Trade Division, Deputy General Economist, Director of Operation and Planning Division, Deputy General Manager and Party Committee Member of Sinopec Zhenhai Refining and Chemical Company. From June 2002 to October 2010, he also served as the General Manager of Sinopec Zhenhai Refining and Chemical International Trade Co., Ltd., and has been in his current position since March 2015. He is also serving as the Director of Sinopec Insurance Co., Ltd. from June 2019 and Sinopec Group Petroleum Commercial Reserve Co., Ltd. since October 2019.

Mr. Zhang Liang Independent Director

Graduated from Ship Navigation at Dalian Maritime University. Former Captain of Tianjin Ocean Going Shipping Supply, Deputy General Manager and General Manager of COSCO Shipping Bulk, Vice President and General Counsel and Vice President of COSCO Group, Executive Director and General Manager of China COSCO Holdings Co., Ltd. (601919.SH), Vice Chairman of COSCO International (00517.HK), Executive Vice Chairman and President of COSCO (Hong Kong) Group Co., Ltd., etc. During his tenure, he obtained a master’s degree in Transportation Management Engineering at Shanghai Maritime University, and a doctoral degree in Corporate Management at International Business School of Nankai University.

Ms. Sheng Muxian Independent Director

She graduated from the Hong Kong Polytechnic (now known as the Hong Kong Polytechnic University) with a Higher Diploma in Accounting and was awarded an Honorary Fellowship by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2016-2017. She was a partner of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu / Deloitte China from 1990 to 2016. Her current roles include Treasurer of the Council of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, a member of the Corruption Prevention Advisory Committee of ICAC, a member of the Communications Authority, a member of the Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and an independent trustee of the University Pension Fund. She is also an Independent Non-executive Director of China Resources Pharmaceutical, CSSC (Hong Kong) Shipping Company Limited and AEON Credit Service (Asia) Co., Ltd. She has been a member of the 10th, 11th and 12th Jiangsu Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference since January 2008. She has been appointed by the HKSAR as Justice of Peace in July 2013 and was awarded Bronze Bauhinia Star in 2017. She was nominated by the China Association of Women Entrepreneurs as one of the 100 Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs in China in October 2006.

Mr. Wu Shuxiong Independent Director

Former Chief Engineer of Shanghai Ocean Shipping, General Manager of Shanghai Far East Container Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Deputy General Manager and Member of Party Committee of Shanghai Ocean Shipping, Party Secretary and Deputy General Manager of Board of Directors of COSCO Container Transportation Co., Ltd., and Party Secretary and Vice President of COSCO Hong Kong Group Co., Ltd. He has also served as Chairman of China-Japan International Ferry Limited, Associate Editor of Marine Technology Periodicals, Supervisor of China COSCO Holdings Co., Ltd., Director of COSCO International Co., Ltd., and Director of CIMC. He was previously employed concurrently by China Classification Society, Japan Classification Society, Norwegian and German Lloyd\'s Register, American Bureau of Shipping as Member of China Regional Committee and Technical Committee.

Mr. Quan Zhongguang Independent Director

Graduated from Beijing Jiaotong University with a doctoral degree in Economics. Former President of Beijing Zhongqihua Asset Appraisal Co., Ltd. and currently the Chairman. He is also Member of the Standing Committee of the Beijing Municipal Committee of the CPPCC, the Second Special Supervisor of the Supreme People\'s Court, the Standing Committee of the Beijing Federation of Industry and Commerce, Deputy Director of the Central Economic Committee of the Democratic People\'s Republic of China, the Vice Chairman of the Beijing Association of New Social Class People, Executive Director of the China Assets Appraisal Association, and Director of Committee for Rights, Vice President of Beijing Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member of the Expert Advisory Committee of China Appraisal Society of the Ministry of Finance, Member of the Drafting Group on China Assets Appraisal Standards, one of the first 25 senior members of the China Assets Appraisal Association, full-time member of Stock Issuance Committee of China Securities Regulatory Commission, and an expert in the industry.