Board of Directors
Mr. Zhang Minsheng Chairman of the Board , Executive Director
a master degree holder and a first level senior accountant. Mr. Zhang also serves as chief accountant of AVIC. Mr. Zhang graduated from Dongbei University of Finance & Economics with a bachelor degree in economics and graduated from HEC Paris with an EMBA degree in 2009. Mr. Zhang commenced his career in the aviation industry in 1990, and served as vice director of the Financial and Audit Department and director of Financial Department of AVIC II, director of the Audit Department of AVIC, general manager, vice chairman and chairman of Xi’an Aviation Engine (Group) Co., Ltd., chairman of supervisory committee, general manager, director and vice chairman of Xi’an Aero-Engine Co., Ltd., director and general manager of AVIC Capital, chief accountant of Aero Engine Corporation of China and executive director of AECC Asset Management Co., Ltd. from September 2016 to April 2019, Mr. Zhang had been chairman of AECC Aviation Power Co., Ltd. Mr. Zhang has been shareholder supervisor of Bank of Communications Co., Ltd. from March 2020 to January 2022. Mr. Zhang has been the executive Director and the Chairman of the Board of the Company since January 2022.
Mr. Yan Lingxi Executive Director
a master degree holder and a senior engineer. Mr. Yan graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics with a bachelor degree in engineering in 1991 and with a master degree in management in 1999. He commenced his career in the aviation industry in July 1991 and worked in the reform bureau of the Ministry of Aero-Space Industry, the corporate management office of Nanjing Jincheng Machinery Factory, the corporate management department and the asset and business management department of Aviation Industry Corporation of China, respectively. He was appointed as the deputy director and the director of the corporate assets management department of AVIC II. from June 2012 to September 2016, Mr. Yan had been a director of AVIC Avionics. from August 2014 to September 2016, Mr. Yan had been a director of AVICOPTER. from October 2016 to February 2018, Mr. Yan had successively been the head of the Office of the Board of Directors and the deputy director of Capital Management Department of AVIC, and the deputy general manager and the secretary of the board of directors of AVIC Capital. From March 2019 to November 2021, Mr. Yan served as director of the Capital Operation Department of AVIC. from April 2004 to August 2016, Mr. Yan had been the director of the securities and legal department, the secretary of the Board and the assistant to the general manager of the Company, respectively. Mr. Yan was the standing deputy general manager of the Company from February 2018 to March 2019. and he was the non-executive Director of the Company from May 2019 to May 2021. Mr. Yan has been the general manager of the Company since December 2021 and been the executive Director of the Company since January 2022.
Mr. Lian Dawei Non-executive Director
a doctorate degree holder and a researcher level senior engineer. Mr. Lian graduated from the Department of Urban Construction of Harbin Institute of Architectural Engineering with a bachelor of engineering degree majoring in heating and ventilation, and successively obtained his master degree in technology economy and management from Tsinghua University and doctorate degree in engineering and project management from Beijing Jiaotong University. Mr. Lian had successively been the deputy division director, division director, department chief, vice president and president of China Aviation Planning and Design Institute, the general manager of AVIC CAPDI, etc. Mr. Lian has been the chairman of the board of AVIC CAPDI since August 2016. He has been the non-executive Director of the Company since May 2019.
Mr. Li Xichuan Non-executive Director
a master degree holder. Mr. Li graduated from University of Science and Technology Beijing with a bachelor degree majoring in ferrous metallurgy in July 1997, and graduated from Tsinghua University with a master degree majoring in business administration in June 2003. Mr. Li commenced his career in aviation in April 2003. Mr. Li had successively been the manager of strategic development department of Beijing Raise Science Company Limited, the section chief of the development and planning department of the AVIC I, the senior officer and section chief of the corporate management department and finance and planning department of AVIC. Mr. Li has been the deputy director of the capital operation department of AVIC from July 2019 to April 2022. He has been the non-executive Director of the Company since May 2021.
Mr. Xu Gang Non-executive Director
a doctorate degree holder. Mr. Xu graduated from Tianjin University with a bachelor degree in information management system engineering. Mr. Xu also holds a master degree in business administration from Roosevelt University in Chicago and a doctorate degree in economics from Nankai University. in 1995, Mr. Xu worked for the Tianjin Economic and Technology Development Area Administrative Committee. He was nominated as the deputy head of the Investment Promotion Bureau of Tianjin Free Trade Zone in 2003 and was promoted as its head in 2005, when he started to actively participate in the Airbus A320 Series Final Assembly Line program jointly initiated by Airbus and its Chinese partners. From 2008 to 2011, Mr. Xu was the deputy general manager of Airbus Tianjin A320 Series Final Assembly Line and the head of the Investment Promotion Bureau of Tianjin Free Trade Zone Administrative Committee. in 2011, he was appointed as the chairman of board of Airbus Tianjin Final Assembly Line and the director of Tianjin Free Trade Zone Administrative Committee. from 2014 to 2017, Mr. Xu was appointed as the Party Secretary of Tianjin Youth League. from January 2018, Mr. Xu has served as chief executive officer of Airbus China and the head of Airbus China, responsible for all commercial aircraft operations and helicopter, defense and aerospace operations of Airbus in China. He has been the non-executive Director of the Company since May 2019.
Mr. Wang Jun Non-executive Director
a first level senior accountant. Mr. Wang graduated from Zhengzhou Aviation Industry Management Institution majoring in finance and business management. Mr. Wang commenced his career in aviation industry in August 1969 and used to be a division chief of planning department, secretary of company officer, deputy director of financial department of Harbin Dongan Engine Manufacturing Company; general manager of Shanghai Andong Industry& Trading Corporation. from February 2002, he had been the general accountant and vice general manager of Dongan Engine Manufacturing Group; director and vice general manager of Dongan Engine 2 Manufacturing Group; director, vice general manager and general manager of Harbin Aviation Group; Chairman of the board of the director of Dongan Heibao Co.,Ltd.; Chairman of the board of the director and general manager of Harbin Dongan Engine (Group) Co., Ltd. Mr. Wang had been the vice general manager and chief financial officer of the Company since April 2010 to March 2014. Mr. Wang had been an independent director of AVIC BIAM New Materials Technology and Engineering Co., Ltd. from 2018 to June 2020. Mr. Wang has been a director of AVIC BIAM New Materials Technology and Engineering Co., Ltd. since July 2020. He has been the non-executive Director of the Company since May 2021.
Mr. Liu Weiwu Independent Non-executive Director
a master degree holder. Mr. Liu is a director of the finance (property) department of China Merchants Group Limited. Mr. Liu was the head of treasury division of financial department of Guangzhou Ocean Shipping Company, the manager of financial department of Hong Kong Mingwah Co., Ltd*. Mr. Liu has been the deputy general manager of financial department of China Merchants Group Limited from August 2004 to February 2009. Mr. Liu had successively been the director, the chief financial officer and the deputy general manager of China Merchants Energy Shipping Co., Ltd* since February 2009. Mr. Liu has been the Independent non- executive Director of the Company since June 2018.
Mr. Mao Fugen Independent Non-executive Director
a holder of the doctorate degree, a senior management accountant and a committee member of the Cost Research Society of China. Mr. Mao graduated from the School of Accounting of Xia Men University in 1985 and achieved a master degree in economics (accounting) from Xia Men University in 1988, and a doctorate degree in economics (accounting) from Xiamen University in 1994. Mr. Mao is a long-term EMBA lecture professor in Xiamen University and other universities with main research areas including management accounting, corporate finance, crossborder corporate finance management and other areas and he has extensive experience in senior management training. Mr. Mao successively served as the lecturer, deputy professor and professor of the School of Accounting of Xiamen University. Mr. Mao had been an independent non-executive director of ZheJiang AoKang Shoes Co., Ltd. from December 2013 to December 2019, an independent non-executive director of Xiamen ITG Group Corp., Ltd. from May 2014 to May 2020 and an independent nonexecutive director of Huaneng Lancang River Hydropower Co., Ltd from August 2015 to February 2021. He is currently a professor of the School of Accounting of Xiamen University. He has been an independent non-executive director of Deppon Logistics Co., Ltd. since February 2018. He has been an independent non-executive director of Zhonghong Pulin Medical Product Co., Ltd. since July 2021. He has been the Independent non- executive Director of the Company since May 2021.
Mr. Lin Guiping Independent Non-executive Director
a holder of doctorate degree. Mr. Lin graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics with a bachelor degree majoring in automotive engine in 1986, a master degree majoring in engineering thermal physics in 1989, and a doctorate degree majoring in man-machine and environmental engineering in 1993. Mr. Lin was promoted successively as the deputy professor in 1993, the professor in 1998, and was elected as the doctoral tutor in 2000. Mr. Lin has engaged in research work in multiple national projects including projects and sub-projects of major projects launched by the National Natural Science Foundation of China and the National High-tech R&D Program. Mr. Lin is a member of the Aviation Medical and Rescue Committee of the Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics. He has been the independent non-executive Director of the Company since May 2021.