Mr. Qu Jiguang (曲繼廣先生), aged 67, an executive director and the chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Qu is responsible for the strategic planning, business development and overall management of the Group. Mr. Qu is also the chief executive officer of the Company who is responsible to lead the management implementing the business strategies of the Group. Mr. Qu joined Shijiazhuang No. 1 Pharmaceutical Factory ("No. 1 Pharma") as deputy factory manager in 1995. He later became a director and the vice general manager of Shijiazhuang Pharmaceutical Group. From December 2004, Mr. Qu has been the chairman of New Orient Investments Pharmaceutical Holding (Hong Kong) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company ("New Orient"), the chairman of China Pharmaceutical Company Limited, a controlling shareholder of the Company ("CPCL") and the chairman of CMP Group Limited ("CMP"). Mr. Qu was an independent non-executive Director of the Company and was an executive director of China Pharmaceutical Group Limited, a company listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the "Stock Exchange"), from February 2001 to September 2004. Mr. Qu graduated from Tianjin Finance College with a postgraduate degree in Finance in 1999. He is also an economist accredited by The Ministry of Personnel of China. Mr. Qu has over 30 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry. He has key roles in China Pharmaceutical Industry Association（中國化學製藥協會, Hebei Provincial Association of Enterprise（河北省企業聯合會）and Hebei Pharmaceutical Industry Association（河北省醫藥行業協會）.
Mr. Su Xuejun (蘇學軍先生), aged 54, an executive director. Mr. Su is currently the chairman of the Board of Shijiazhuang No. 4 Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. ("Shijiazhuang No. 4 Pharma"), the Company's indirectly wholly-owned subsidiary. Mr. Su focuses in the pharmaceutical market development, operations and management. He has extensive understanding and experience in sales and marketing as well as the policy in pharmaceutical related industries. Mr. Su joined No.1 Pharma as assistant to factory manager in 1990. And afterwards he served as deputy general manager of a subsidiary of the Shijiazhuang Pharmaceutical Group selling preparations, deputy general manager of Shijiazhuang No.4 Pharma and general manager of Shijiazhuang No.4 Pharma. Since January 2007, Mr. Su acts as executive director of Shijiazhuang No.4 Pharma and New Orient. He is currently a Representative of the 13th People's Congress of Hebei Province（河北省第十三屆人民代表大會代表）. Mr. Su graduated from Hebei Normal University, majoring in biology, with a bachelor's degree.
Mr. Meng Guo (孟國先生), aged 48, an executive director. Mr. Meng is currently the deputy general manager of the Company, a director of New Orient and Shijiazhuang No. 4 Pharma and Hebei Guolong Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd, all being wholly-owned subsidiaries of the Company, and the executive president in charge of finance and information-based operations of Shijiazhuang No. 4. After joining Shijiazhuang No. 4 Pharma in year 2001, Mr. Meng held the positions of deputy head and manager of the finance department of Shijiazhuang No. 4 Pharma, and has over 20 years of experience in corporate finance, tax and information technology management. Mr. Meng has consistently participated in investors' relations duties of the Company. Mr. Meng holds a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Lanzhou University and a Master's degree in Software Engineering from Beijing University of Technology. He also holds the qualification of senior accountant in the People's Republic of China.
Mr. Chow Hing Yeung (周興揚先生), aged 43, an executive director. Mr. Chow is currently the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company. Mr. Chow obtained a Bachelor's degree of Business Administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Before joining the Company in August 2011, he worked in PricewaterhouseCoopers and financial department of listed companies in Hong Kong, and has around 20 years of experience in audit, accounting and financial management. Mr. Chow has consistently participated in investors' relations duties of the Company. He is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. Feng Hao (馮昊先生), aged 41, a non-executive Director. Mr. Feng currently serves as a deputy general manager and the secretary to the board of directors of Sichuan Kelun Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. ("Sichuan Kelun"). Mr. Feng has a Master's degree; was a teacher at the School of Economics at Huazhong University of Science and Technology; an analyst at the Actuarial Division of Taiping Life Insurance Company Limited; an actuarial advisory consultant at Watson Wyatt Consultancy (Shanghai) Ltd.; a senior manager at the investment banking division of Ping An Securities Limited; and a business director at the investment banking division of Sinolink Securities Co. Ltd. Since April 2014, Mr. Feng has been a senior management of Sichuan Kelun.
Independent non-executive directors
Mr. Wang Yibing (王亦兵先生), aged 59, an independent non-executive Director. Mr. Wang graduated from Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, majored in pharmacy（瀋陽藥科大學藥學）. Mr. Wang joined Heibei Provincial Pharmaceutical Research Centre（河北省藥物研究所）in July 1983 and became supervisor in research centre of pharmacodynamics, research centre of preparations, the pharmaceutical factory and scientific research management centre successively. In 1991, Mr. Wang joined the General Economics Division of Hebei Provincial Administration of Medicine（河北省醫藥管理局綜合經濟處）as vice supervisor and was promoted to supervisor and the deputy director successively. From April 2000 to July 2005, he was the Director of Division of Drug Registration and Division of Drug Safety and Inspection of Hebei Food and Drug Administration（河北省食品藥品監督管理局藥品註冊處，藥品安全監管處）. Mr. Wang possesses over 30 years' experience in pharmaceutical research, production and industry regulation, is familiar with pharmaceutical laws and regulations and drug inspection procedures. He has profound exposure in the areas of pharmaceutical research, production, circulation and application, while comprehends and provides insights into the overall situation and trend of development of the pharmaceutical industry at both the provincial and state levels.
Mr. Chow Kwok Wai (周國偉先生), aged 55, an independent non-executive Director. Mr. Chow is currently a non-executive director of Cinda International Holdings Limited (stock code: 111), a company listed on the Stock Exchange. He served as an executive director of Silver Grant International Holdings Group Limited (stock code: 171) from April 2004 to December 2012 and an independent non-executive director of Youyuan International Holdings Limited (stock code: 2268) ("Youyuan"), a company incorporated in the Cayman Islands with limited liability, from May 2010 to October 2019. Youyuan and its subsidiaries are principally engaged in manufacturing and trading of wrapping tissue paper, wall paper products, copy paper and other products. On 4 October 2019, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited filed a winding-up petition against Youyuan in Hong Kong. Joint and several provisional liquidators of Youyuan were appointed on 18 October 2019. Mr. Chow confirmed that he was not involved in the incidents giving rise to Youyuan's winding-up petition and, so far as he is aware, there was no wrongful act on his part leading to the petition. To Mr. Chow's understanding after enquiries, the amount involved under the petition appears to be around HK$2.6 billion. The listing of Youyuan's shares was cancelled with effect from 22 March 2021 under Listing Rule 6.01A. For the avoidance of doubt, Youyuan's winding-up petition and cancellation of listing are not related to SSY Group Limited and its subsidiaries. Mr. Chow has worked in Price Waterhouse, which is now known as PriceWaterhouseCoopers, and has accumulated valuable audit experience there. Mr. Chow has nearly 30 years of experience in accounting, financial management and corporate finance. Mr. Chow received his bachelor degree in Social Sciences from the University of Hong Kong in 1990. Mr. Chow is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Fellow CPA of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a Chartered Tax Adviser and a Fellow member of the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong.
Mr. Jiang Guangce (姜廣策先生), aged 51, has over 22 years of experience in the field of healthcare and investment. He is currently the chairman of Tibet DeChuan Investment Management Co., Ltd. (“Tibet DeChuan”). Mr. Jiang obtained the doctor’s degree from the School of Chemistry, Sun Yat-sen University in year 2000, and completed the post-doctoral research in biopharmaceutical area at the College of Biological Engineering, South China University of Technology in year 2002. Mr. Jiang was the general manager of Guangzhou Baiji Health Management Co., Ltd.（廣州百濟健康管理有限公司）, the healthcare analyst of KGI Securities and the chief analyst of pharmaceutical industry in Greater China of Yuanta Securities. Mr. Jiang served as an independent director of Shanghai Rongtai Health Technology Corporation Limited, the shares of which are listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (stock code: 603579), from October 2016 to October 2019. Mr. Jiang has been the chairman of Tibet DeChuan since December 2012.
Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
Mr. Chow Hing Yeung (周興揚), aged 43, an executive director. Mr. Chow is currently the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company. Mr. Chow obtained a Bachelor's degree of Business Administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Before joining the Company in August 2011, he worked in PricewaterhouseCoopers and financial department of listed companies in Hong Kong, and has around 20 years of experience in audit, accounting and financial management. Mr. Chow has consistently participated in investors' relations duties of the Company. He is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.