Mr. Xu, joined the Board in November 2016, and was appointed as a Non-executive Director. He has extensive management knowledge and working experience in financial and corporate management. Mr. Xu is currently executive director and the executive president of HNA Holding Group Co. Limited (‘‘HNA Holding Group’’), which is listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the ‘‘Stock Exchange’’) (Stock code: 521). Mr. Xu is a member of each of the executive committee, the remuneration committee and the investment committee of HNA Holding Group. As from February 2016, Mr. Xu is also responsible for the matters relating to HNA Holding Group’s external communication, strategy and investment programs, etc. Prior to joining HNA Holding Group, he had served as the general manager of the finance department of Hong Kong Airlines Limited.
Mr. Xu obtained a bachelor degree in Financial Administration from University of Winnipeg, Canada.