Management Team

Mr. CHENG Guangren, Doctor, has been appointed as the Executive Director and President of the Company since June 2008. Mr. Cheng is also the authorized representative of the Company. He is responsible for the overall operation and management of the Company. Mr. Cheng has been engaging senior management work in the field of satellite operation since 1994. He had been the Director of Board and President of Sino Satellite Communications Company Limited and the Board Chairman of China Direct Broadcast Satellite Company Limited. Mr. Cheng is the Chairman of APT Mobile SatCom Limited and also the Non-executive Director of China Satellite Communications Company Limited (“China Satcom”) which is a shareholder of APT Satellite International Company Limited (“APT International”), the substantial shareholder of the Company.


Mr. QI Liang, has been appointed as the Executive Director and Vice President of the Company since 20 June 2008. Mr Qi is responsible for financial management, risk management and corporate affairs of the Company. Mr. Qi graduated from the Beijing College of Finance and Commerce in Finance major in 1986, and is accredited as Senior Economist. Currently, he is the Deputy Officer of Science Commerce for China Satcom and the Director of APT Mobile Satcom Limited . Before joining the Company, he had been the Assistant to the President, and the General Manager of the Finance Department of China Aerospace International Holdings Limited.


Mr. HUANG Baozhong, Executive Vice President, is responsible for sales, marketing and legal affairs of the Company. Mr. Huang graduated from Harbin Institute of Technology as postgraduate of master degree, and has been engaging in satellite and other space related activities since 1987. Before joining the Company, he was the Vice President of China Satcom.


Mr. CHEN Xun, Executive Vice President, is responsible for technical operations and engineering of the Company, he has over 25 years’ experience in satellite and telecommunications industry. Mr. Chen joined the Company in year 2000. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in computer and telecommunications from Chongqing Institute of Post & Telecommunications and a MBA degree from the University of South Australia. Before joining the Company, he worked for China Telecommunications Broadcast Satellite Corporation. Mr. Chen is a Director of APT Mobile Satcom Limited.


Mr. QI Kezhi, has been appointed as the Vice President of the Company since April 2010. Mr. Qi is responsible for the risk management of the Company. Mr. Qi graduated from the Tsinghua University, Beijing and Postgraduate Academy of Public Administration Speyer, Germany. Mr. Qi joined the Company in November 1999 and had been the Deputy Director and Director of International Business Department.


Mr. ZHANG Shilin, has been appointed as the Vice President of the Company since April 2013. Mr. Zhang is responsible for capacity management and technical support of the Company. Mr. Zhang graduated from Beijing Institute of Posts and Telecommunications with a Master Degree in Electromagnetic Field Theory and Microwave Technology. Mr. Zhang joined the Company in October 2010 and had served as Director of Marketing Department. Mr. Zhang has over 20 years’ experience in satellite communication.


Mr. Hu Yajun, has been appointed as the Vice President since April 2018. Mr Hu is responsible for China Business and Shareholders Relationship Management of the Company. Mr Hu graduated from the National University of Defense Technology with a Master Degree in Communication and Electronics System. Mr. Hu joined the Company in December 2010 and served as the General Manager of various departments of the Company include Television and Telecom Services Department, Corporate Affairs Department, Information Technology Engineering Department and China Affairs Office.