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ZHANG Wei
(張為)
Chairman of the Board and Managing Director, Executive Director

Mr. ZHANG, aged 45, has been an Executive director, the Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of the Company since 25 April 2019. Before the re-designation, he was a Non-executive Director of the Company since August 2015 and an Executive Director, the Vice Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of the Company since April 2016. Mr. ZHANG is the Chairman of the Executive Committee, the Risk Management Committee and the Investment and Strategic Planning Committee and a member of the Nomination Committee and the Remuneration Committee of the Company. He is also an Executive Director and a Deputy General Manager of COSCO SHIPPING Holdings Co., Ltd. (“COSCO SHIPPING Holdings”), an Executive Director of Orient Overseas (International) Limited and a Non-executive Director of Qingdao Port International Co., Ltd. Mr. ZHANG joined COSCO group in 1995. He had been a Director of COSCO SHIPPING Lines Co., Ltd. (“COSCO SHIPPING Lines”), the Assistant Manager, Deputy Manager and Manager of Pricing Department of Marketing and Sales Division of COSCO SHIPPING Lines, Executive Deputy General Manager of America Trade Division of COSCO SHIPPING Lines, Executive Vice President of COSCO SHIPPING Lines (North America) Inc., General Manager of Strategy and Development Division of COSCO SHIPPING Lines, General Manager of the Operating Management Division of COSCO SHIPPING Holdings, and General Manager of the Operating Management Division and Executive Deputy Director of the Integration Management Office of China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited. Mr. ZHANG obtained a Master of Management degree from Fudan University, majoring in change management programme. He is an engineer. Mr. ZHANG is responsible for the overall management, fully responsible for formulating and organising the implementation of development strategic plans, etc.