Executive Directors

Mr. Ding Shizhong

丁 世 忠 先 生

aged 47, is the Chief Executive Officer, the Executive Director and the Board Chairman of the Company. He is primarily responsible for the overall corporate strategies, brand management, planning and business development of the Group. He joined the Group in July 1994 and has dedicated to expand and promote the Group’s business and to develop China's sporting goods industry.

He personally obtained the following recognition:
  1. Year Awards
  2. 1998 The Eminent Young Entrepreneur of Jinjiang
  3. 2000 Top Ten Eminent Young Entrepreneurs of Fujian
  4. 2004 Top Ten Brand Talents in China
  5. 2006 Top Ten Outstanding Young Persons in China
  6. 2008 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year – China
  7. 2009 World Economic Forum – Youth Global Leader
  8. 2009 China Business Leaders Awards – Public's Choice of CEO
  9. 2014 Outstanding Contributor to the Building of Socialism with Chinese Characteristics
  10. 2014 2014 Chinese Business Leaders Annual Award
He is holding the following public offices:
  1. Year Public Offices
  2. 2008 National People's Congress deputy
  3. 2009 The 8th Organising Committee member of All-China Sports Federation
  4. 2010 Deputy Chairman of China Sporting Goods Federation
  5. 2012 Vice president of Samaranch Foundation

Mr. Ding is the younger brother of Mr. Ding Shijia, the cousin of Mr. Wang Wenmo and the brother-in-law of Mr. Lai Shixian, all of whom are also the Company’s Executive Directors. He is also a director of Anta International, a substantial shareholder of the Company.

Mr. Ding Shijia

丁 世 家 先 生

aged 53, is the Executive Director and the Board Deputy Chairman of the Company. He is primarily responsible for the management of the Group's footwear operations. He joined the Group in July 1994 and has over 20 years of experience in the sporting goods industry in China. In 2002 and 2004, he was awarded the title of Eminent Young Entrepreneur of Quanzhou. From December 2011 to December 2016, Mr. Ding was Jinjiang City People's Congress standing deputy. Mr. Ding is the elder brother of Mr. Ding Shizhong, the cousin of Mr. Wang Wenmo and the brother-in-law of Mr. Lai Shixian, all of whom are also the Company’s Executive Directors. He is also a director of Anta International, a substantial shareholder of the Company.

Mr. Lai Shixian

賴 世 賢 先 生

aged 43, is the Chief Operating Officer and the Executive Director of the Company. He is primarily responsible for the supply chain and administrative management of the Group. He joined the Group in March 2003 and has over 10 years of experience in administrative management. Mr. Lai holds an EMBA degree from China Europe International Business School. From 2011 to 2017, Mr. Lai was a member of the Quanzhou Municipal Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. Mr. Lai has been a standing committee of the Quanzhou Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, the vice president of Fujian Federation of Industry and Commerce (General Chamber of Commerce) and the vice chairman of Quanzhou City of Industry and Commerce (General Chamber of Commerce). Mr. Lai is the brother-in-law of Mr. Ding Shizhong and Mr. Ding Shijia, both of whom are the Company's Executive Directors. He is also a director of Anta International, a substantial shareholder of the Company. Mr. Lai is an independent non-executive director of China Lilang Limited (stock code: 1234), a company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Mr. Wang Wenmo

王 文 默 先 生

aged 61, is the Executive Director of the Company. He is primarily responsible for the management of the Group's apparel operations. He joined the Group in June 2000 and has over 20 years of experience in the apparel industry. Mr. Wang is the cousin of Mr. Ding Shizhong and Mr. Ding Shijia, both of whom are the Company's Executive Directors.

 

Mr. Wu Yonghua

吳 永 華 先 生

aged 47, is the Executive Director and the Group Sales President of the Company. He is primarily responsible for the Group's sales and marketing management. He joined the Group in October 2003 and has over 10 years of experience in sales and marketing in China.

Mr. Zheng Jie

鄭   捷 先 生

aged 50, is the Executive Director of the Company and the Brand President of ANTA. He is primarily responsible for brand and product management. He joined the Group in October 2008 and has over 10 years of experience in the field of marketing management, including over 8 years in the China division of an international sportswear brand as the sales vice president and the general manager. Mr. Zheng holds a bachelor’s degree in management science from Shanghai Fudan University.

Company Secretary

Mr. Tse Kin Chung

謝 建 聰 先 生

aged 37, was a Joint Company Secretary. Following Mr. Lam Jim’s resignation with effect from 1 January 2018, Mr. Tse became the Company Secretary of the Company. He has over 15 years of experience in the field of auditing and financial management. He joined the Company in 2007 and is currently the financial controller of the Company, responsible for financial management, risk management, internal control and compliance matters. He obtained a bachelor’s degree in accountancy from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is also a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Independent Non-Executive Directors

Mr. Yiu Kin Wah Stephen

姚 建 華 先 生

aged 57, received a professional diploma in accountancy from The Hong Kong Polytechnic (now known as The Hong Kong Polytechnic University) in 1983, and holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom. Mr. Yiu is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales. He is currently a non-executive director of the Insurance Authority and a council member of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Mr. Yiu is an independent non-executive director of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (stock code: 388) and China Mobile Limited (stock code: 941), both of which are listed on the Stock Exchange. Mr. Yiu joined the global accounting firm KPMG in Hong Kong in 1983 and was seconded to KPMG in London, the United Kingdom from 1987 to 1989. Mr. Yiu became a partner of KPMG in 1994, served as the partner in charge of audit of KPMG from 2007 to 2010, and served as the chairman and chief executive officer of KPMG China and Hong Kong as well as a member of the executive committee and the board of KPMG International and KPMG Asia Pacific from April 2011 to March 2015. Mr. Yiu formerly also served as a member of the Audit Profession Reform Advisory Committee and the Mainland Affairs Committee of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Mr. Lu Hong Te

呂 鴻 德 先 生

aged 57, is the Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company and joined the Board in February 2007. He holds a bachelor's degree in industrial management science from National Cheng Kung University, and a master’s degree and a doctoral degree in marketing from the Graduate Institute of Business Administration of the College of Management of National Taiwan University. He is now a professor at the department of business administration of Chung Yuan Christian University in Taiwan, specializing in sales management and business competitive strategies. He also serves as a visiting professor at institutions including SGP International Management Academy, Nanyang Technological University’s EMBA Center and Xiamen University’s EMBA Center. He is an independent non-executive director of Capxon International Electronic Company Limited (stock code: 469), China Lilang Limited (stock code: 1234), China SCE Property Holdings Limited (stock code: 1966) and Cosmo Lady (China) Holdings Company Limited (stock code: 2298), all of which are listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, and an independent director of Uni-President Enterprises Corp. (stock code: 1216), which is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange. He is also an independent director of Firich Enterprises Co., Ltd (stock code: 8076) and Lanner Electronics Inc. (stock code: 6245), the shares of which are traded in the Taipei Exchange.

Mr. Dai Zhongchuan

戴 仲 川 先 生

aged 52, is the Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company and joined the Board in April 2009. He holds a bachelor's degree and a master’s degree in economics from the Xiamen University. He is currently a deputy officer of rule of country law research center of Huaqiao University. Mr. Dai has over 20 years of working experience in legal research and holds various posts in public services in legal and judiciary area, including a deputy of the National People’s Congress, an arbitrator of Quanzhou Municipal Arbitration Commission and a standing committee of National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference of Quanzhou. Mr. Dai is currently an independent director of Fujian Fengzhu Textile Science & Technology Co., Ltd (stock code: 600493) listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange and Xingye Leather Technology Co., Ltd (stock code: 002674) listed on Shenzhen Stock Exchange. He was an independent non-executive director of Fujian Nuoqi Co., Ltd (stock code: 1353), which is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, from June 2014 to July 2015.