Xu Lirong, male, born in July 1957, is a native of Yancheng, Jiangsu Province. He served as a captain of merchant vessels, and holds the qualification of a senior engineer and a degree of MBA from Shanghai Maritime University. Currently, he is the Chairman of the Board and Party Secretary of China COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited (COSCO SHIPPING).
Mr. Xu started his career in March 1975 at COSCO Shanghai and successively worked as Third Officer, Second Officer and Chief Officer on ships. In February 1986, he was appointed the captain of ocean-going vessels. He was transferred to work onshore in 1992, and had been Deputy Head of Ship Management Department of COSCO Shanghai, General Manager and Party Secretary of COSCO Shanghai’s Freight Forwarding Company, President and Party Secretary of Shanghai Shipping Exchange, President and Deputy Party Secretary of COSCO Container Lines, Executive Vice President and Deputy Party Secretary of China COSCO Holdings Company Limited, Executive Vice President, Party Committee Member and Chairman of the Trade Union of China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company(COSCO). In August 2011, he acted as Director, President and Party Committee Member of China Shipping (Group) Company (China Shipping), and became Chairman of the Board and Party Secretary of China Shipping in November 2013. From December 2015 till present, he has been Chairman of the Board and Party Secretary of COSCO SHIPPIG. Mr. Xu has been a delegate to the 18th and 19th National Congresses of the Communist Party of China (CPC), a delegate to the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC), a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the 13th NPC, and a member of the 10th and 11th CPC Shanghai Municipal Committees.
Xu Lirong was awarded the National Labor Day Medal, the Top 10 Outstanding Figures in China’s Marine Industry in 2016, BIMCO President’s Award, the Seatrade International Maritime 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award and many other honors. At the conference celebrating the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening-up, he was also awarded the honorary title of “Reform Pioneer” by the CPC Central Committee and the State Council.
Mr. Wang Haimin is Director of the Board and Deputy Party Secretary of China COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited. He successively served as Deputy General Manager of the Corporate Planning Division and General Manager of the Strategy and Development Division of COSCO Container Lines Co., Ltd., General Manager of the Transportation Division of China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company, Vice President and Vice President (person in charge) of COSCO Pacific Limited, Vice President (person in charge), Managing Director and Deputy Party Secretary of COSCO Container Lines Co., Ltd., Vice President and Party Committee Member of China COSCO Holdings Co., Ltd., Managing Director and Deputy Party Secretary of COSCO SHIPPING Lines, and President and Deputy Party Secretary of COSCO SHIPPING Holdings. He was also Executive Director of OOIL and Co-CEO of OOCL. He served as Executive Vice President and Party Committee Member of China COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited from February 2019. Mr. Wang has over 20 years of experience in corporate management in the shipping industry, with extensive experience in container shipping, terminal operation and enterprise management. He took his current post in May 2020. Mr. Wang graduated in Transportation Economics from Shanghai Maritime University and obtained a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Fudan University. He also holds a professional qualification of engineer.
Mr. Ho, David Hing-Yuen, is currently External Director of China COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited and Independent Director of Sinosteel. He was born in Hong Kong in June, 1959 and started his career in July, 1983. He received his master's degree from University of Waterloo in Canada, majoring in management science.
He had been Manager of Operation of Motorola Asia Pacific, Director of Operations of Motorola China, Greater China Vice President of Cellular Infrastructure Division of Motorola, Greater China Senior Vice President for Wireless solutions of Nortel Networks Asia, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Nortel Networks China, President of Nokia Greater China Investment, Chairman of the Board of Nokia Siemens Networks Greater China.
Mr. Xu became the External director of China Shipping (Group) Company in March, 2012. He is a professor and doctoral supervisor of the Koguan Law School of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, the director of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University Institute of International Law, director of the Financial Law and Policy Research Center, member of the China Democratic League.
Director of the Board, President and Deputy Party Secretary of China COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited. Mr.Fu Gangfeng successively served as Deputy Director of Zhong Hua (Shekou) Accounting Firm, General Manager of Chief Accountant Office, Vice Chief Financial Officer and Chief Financial Officer of China Merchants Shekou Industrial Zone Company Limited and Chief Financial Officer of China Merchants Shekou Holdings Company Limited. He also acted as General Manager of Finance Department, Vice Chief Financial Officer and Chief Financial Officer of China Merchants Group Limited, Chairman and Executive Director of China Merchants Port Holdings Company Limited, Vice Chairman of China Merchants Bank as well as Director and President of China Merchants Group Limited. With nearly 30 years of corporate management experience, Mr. Fu has abundant experience in enterprise operation management, financial management and capital operation. He took his current post in September 2019. Mr. Fu is a certified Senior Accountant with a master degree in Engineering Management in Xi'an Highway Scientific Academy.
Wang has been serving as External Director of COSCO SHIPPING since March 2021. Born in June 1957, he is now also member of the Standing Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC). He once served as Deputy Director and member of the Party Group of Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC); President and Deputy Party Secretary of China National Aviation Holding Company (CNAH); Vice Minister and member of the Party Group of Ministry of Transport (MOT); President and Deputy Party Secretary of China Southern Air Holding Company (CSAH); as well as Board Chairman and Party Secretary of CSAH.
Mr. Chung Shui Ming, is currently External Director of China COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited. He was born in 1951. He obtained a master's degree in business administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and an Honorable Doctor Degree in Social Sciences from the City University of Hong Kong. He is a fellow member of The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a member of the National Committee of the 10th, 11th and 12th Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. He received GBS and JP award from the Hong Kong government. He has been working in the areas of finance, accounting, company and public affairs management for a long time, and is an expert on finance and accounting.
Formerly, Dr. Chung was a vice-chairman, director & deputy general manager of Nanyang Commercial Bank Limited, the Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government Land Fund Trust, the Chief Executive Officer of BOC International Limited, the Chairman of China Business of the Jardine Fleming Bank Limited and the Hong Kong region Chairman of the Jardine Fleming holdings ltd., a member of the Managing Board of the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation, the Chairman of the Hong Kong Housing Society, and the Chairman of the Council of the City University of Hong Kong. He is an independent director for many listed companies.
Mr. Luo Jianchuan, is currently External Director of China COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited. Born in 1963，he was a native of Dianjiang County, Chongqing.He has a doctoral degree in engineering and is a professorate senior engineer.
He previously served as an engineer at the Lead and Zinc Bureau of China Nonferrous Metals Industry Corporation, General Manager of Haikou Nanxin Industry Company, Assistant to General Manager of CNMC Trading Group, General Manager of Xinquan Company, Deputy Director of the Trade Department of China Copper-Lead-Zinc Corporation, Head of the Marketing and Trade Department of Aluminum Corporation of China Limited (CHALCO) (under preparation), General Manager of China Aluminum International Trading Co., Ltd., Director of the Marketing and Trade Department of CHALCO, General Manager of the Marketing Department of CHALCO, Executive Vice President of CHALCO, Senior Executive Vice President of CHALCO, Party Committee Member and Director of the Board of CHALCO, Executive Director and President of CHALCO, Chairman of the Board of CHALCO Hong Kong Limited, Chairman of the Board of China Aluminum International Trading Group Co., Ltd., Chairman of the Board of Aluminum Corporation of China Overseas Holdings Limited and Deputy Director of the Management Committee of China Nonferrous Metal Mining (Group) Co., Ltd.
He is currently a full-time outside director of several centrally-administered state-owned enterprises, including China Information Communication Technologies Group Corporation, COSCO SHIPPING and China Baowu Steel Group.