Mr. WANG Hongbin, has been appointed as the Executive Director and President of the Company since 30 March 2022. Mr. Wang is also the authorized representative of the Company. He is responsible for the overall operation and management of the Company. Mr. Wang graduated from the Commission of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence，College of Command Technology in 1996，and received his MBA degree from Nankai University in business Administration in 2012. Mr. Wang has more than 30 years of experience in satellite communication industry. Mr Wang is currently the deputy general manager of the China Satellite Communications Company Limited (“China Satcom”) (a corporation listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange in China effective from 28 June 2019) and the chairman and non-executive director of the board of directors of its wholly-owned subsidiary China Satellite Communications (Hong Kong) Corporation Ltd. Mr. Wang is a director of APT Satellite Company Limited, APT Datamatrix Limited, APT Satellite TV Development Limited, Middle East Ventures Limited, Ying Fai Realty (China) Limited and APT Telecom Services Limited, which are subsidiaries of the Company. He is also a director of APT International.
Mr. YAN Zhao, has been appointed as the Executive Director and Vice President of the Company since 30 March 2022. Mr. Yan graduated from Harbin Engineering University in Corporate Management in 2007, with master’s degree of Management Science. Mr Yan has more than 15 years of experience in satellite communication industry. Mr. Yan is currently the Head of Corporate Strategy Department of China Satcom, director of Sino Satellite Communications Company Limited (a wholly owned subsidiary of China Satcom), AeroSat Link Technology Company Limited (a subsidiary of China Satcom), and China Satellite Network Exploration Company Limited in which China Satcom holds 4.17% equity interest. Mr. Yan is a director of APT Satellite Company Limited, APT Datamatrix Limited, APT Satellite TV Development Limited, Middle East Ventures Limited, Ying Fai Realty (China) Limited and APT Telecom Services Limited, which are subsidiaries of the Company. He is also a director of APT International.
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.