Dr. Yang Haishan
Group Non-Executive and Non-Independent Director / Acting CEO
Dr. Yang Haishan is the Non-Executive and Non-Independent Director and the Group Chief Executive Officer’s duties has been temporarily undertaken by him. He is also a member of the Nominating Committee of the Board, a member of Management Decision Committee and Investment Committee of the Group, is responsible for the overall operation of the Group. Dr. Yang Haishan is a Managing Director of Asset Allocation and Investment Management Centre at China Everbright Limited, a public company listed in Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Before joining China Everbright Limited, he was a Deputy General Manager with Beijing Lichun Asset Management. Prior to that, he served as a General Manager of Equity Investment at Dacheng Innovative Capital Management and an Investment Management Director at China Investment & Development. Dr. Yang has over 20 years of cross-border experience in real estate portfolio strategy, fund and investment management of private real estate and private equity in real estate.
Dr. Yang received his B.E. in Engineering from Chongqing University in China, his Ph.D. in Real Estate Finance from National University of Singapore.
Mr. Ren Chao
Group Vice President
Mr. Ren Chao, is the Group Vice President and a member of Management Decision Committee and Investment Committee of the Group, is responsible for the overall operation of the Group and any other tasks assigned by the Group Chief Executive Officer, including but not limited to maintaining the Group’s relationship with Chongqing’s Government Administrative Department and to liaise with potential business partners for business opportunities. He is a Chairman of Chongqing Transportation Construction Group for 4 years and the Chairman of Chongqing Transportation Investment Co., Ltd. for nearly 7 years. Prior to that, Mr. Ren worked at Chongqing Expressway Administration.
Mr. Ren holds a bachelor's degree in Road and Bridge from Chongqing Jiaotong University and a master's degree in Project Management from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has also obtained the title of professor-level senior engineer in highway engineering.
Mr. Zhang Hanqiu
Group Vice President
Mr. Zhang Hanqiu, as the Group Vice President and a member of Management Decision Committee and Investment Committee of the Group, has over two decades of working experience in the real estate project investment, design, management and operation. He previously worked at Guangdong Zhujiang Investment Co., Ltd and Hopson Development Holdings Limited as Vice President. Afterwards, Mr. Zhang joined EBA (Beijing) Asset Management Co., Ltd in the year of 2015 and was in charge of numerous comprehensive projects development and management.
Mr. Zhang Hanqiu graduated from Chongqing College of Architecture and Engineering (now Chongqing University) with the Bachelor’s degree in Architecture.
Mr. Kooi Wei Boon
Group Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Kooi Wei Boon, is the Group Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) and a member of Management Decision Committee and Investment Committee of the Group. He is responsible for overseeing the Group’s financial functions including accounting, internal controls, financial and management reporting, financing, capital management, tax, treasury, financial analysis, M&A support and risk management.
Mr. Kooi has extensive experience in the finance industry and accounting profession for approximately 16 years. Prior to joining the Group, Mr. Kooi was the Vice General Manager of a property development group in China and he was responsible on the financial functions of the group. Mr. Kooi had approximately 10 years of audit experiences in international well-known public accounting firms (KPMG Huazhen China and Ernst & Young Malaysia) was involved in several international IPO audit engagements.
Mr. Kooi graduated with a Bachelor of Accounting (University Science of Malaysia) and is also a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.