Board of Directors and Management Team

Yang Shaopeng

Chairman & Executive Director

Yang Shaopeng was working in 1978, completed a CEO class in China Europe International Business School with over 40 years’ experience in the shipping industry. From November 1988, Mr. Yang worked as an assistant general manager at Sinotrans (Shandong) Co., Ltd, a State-owned shipping enterprise. From September 1990, he served as the deputy manager in the storage and transportation department of SFTC, a state-owned foreign trade corporation. From May 1991 to May 1992, he served as a deputy general manager of Shandong International Transportation Corp and as general manager between May 1992 and December 1996. From December 1996 to January 2002, he served as the general manager in Shandong International Transportation Corp Group. From October 1998 to December 2000, Mr. Yang was a vice-president of SFTC from January 2002 to January 2005. Mr. Yang served as the president of SITC and also as the chairman of the same company from January 2001.

 

 

Yang Xianxiang

Vice Chairman, Executive Director & CEO

Yang Xianxiang has been the chief executive officer of SITC International Holdings Co., Ltd from January 2008. Mr. Yang received master degree in business administration from China Europe International Business School. He has over 30 years of experience in the shipping industry through his employment in the shipping companies. From July 1987 to July 1997, Mr. Yang joined Lufeng Shipping Co., Ltd. From 1997, Mr. Yang has served successively as general manager, executive vice president and president of SITC.

 

 

Liu Kecheng

Executive Director & Authorized Representative & General Manager of Finance Center & General Manager of Investment Center

Liu Kecheng received master degree in business administration from China Europe International Business School. Mr. Liu is responsible for finance accounting and cash management. He has over 25 years of experience in the shipping industry through his employment in the shipping companies. Mr. Liu joined SITC in 1998, and has served successively as finance manager, deputy general manager of finance center, deputy general manager of planning & development center, general manager of the investment and development center, chief financial officer, directorate secretary & general manager of Investment Management Center of SITC International Holdings.

 

 

Xue Mingyuan

Executive Director, President of Shipping Group & General Manager of SITC Container Lines        

Mr. Xue has been serving as the general manager of SITC Container Lines Co., Ltd since December 2012. Mr. Xue has over 25 years of experience in the shipping industry. He joined SITC in 1997, and has served as the export supervisor, manager of the customer service department and the sales and marketing department, deputy general manager and general manager of SITC Container Lines (Korea) Co., Ltd. Mr. Xue obtained master degree in international shipping and logistics management from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in November 2004, and received master degree in business administration from China Europe International Business School in September 2012.

 

 

Lai Zhiyong

Executive Director & President of Logistics Group

Mr. Lai has been serving as the president of SITC Logistics Group since December 2012. Mr. Lai has over 25 years of experience in the shipping industry. He joined SITC in 1997, and served as the supervisor of the import division, manager of the import department, operation department and marketing department, and the general manager of SITC Container Lines(Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. Mr. Lai graduated from Ocean University of China in July 1994 specialising in International Trade, and received master degree in business administration from China Europe International Business School in 2017.

 

 

 

Yang Xin
Non-Executive Director

Ms. Yang obtained a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from Warwick Business School of The University of Warwick, a master’s degree in investment management from Cass Business School of City, University of London, and a degree of executive master of business administration from China Europe International Business School. Ms. Yang is currently the chairman of Qingdao Hisense Business Management Co., Ltd. the vice chairman and general manager of Qingdao Hisense Donghai Commerce Trade Co., Ltd.

 

 

Tse Siu Ngan

Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Tse Siu Ngan,  received a Master of Science in IT Manufacturing from University of Warwick  and Mr. Tse has extensive experience working at Fortune 500 companies, with 15 years of experience in senior management positions

 

 

Hu Mantian

Independent Non-Executive Director

Hu Mantian,have an M.A. in Economics from Tufts University in 2005, an M.Phil. in Marketing and a Ph.D. in Marketing, both from New York University.She  is Associate Professor in the Department of Marketing at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and her research focuses on using quantitative models to study and explain consumer behaviors using big data in industries such as telecommunication, automobile, e-commerce and FinTech. Dr.

 

 

Liu Ka Ying

Independent Non-Executive Director

Liu Ka Ying, Rebecca, is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) of the United States and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) and possesses experience in management, finance, investment in real estate development and private investment funds, as well as accounting and financial management.

 

 

Xue Peng

 Company Secretary & Authorized Representative & General Manager of Operation Management Center

Xue Peng has been the Directorate Secretary & General Manager of Investment Management of SITC International Holdings Co., Ltd since May 2013. and has been the General Manager of Operation Management Center since June 2017. Mr. Xue graduated from China Europe International Business School with a master's degree in business administration and a master's degree in corporate governance from the Open University of Hong Kong. In addition, he has obtained the title of accountant, senior corporate secretary and corporate governance qualification of the Hong Kong Association of Chartered Secretaries. Mr. Xue has over 25 years of experience in the shipping industry through his employment in the shipping companies. From March 1993 to March 1996, Mr. Xue worked in Lufeng Shipping Co., Ltd. From March 1996 to April 2013, Mr. Xue has served successively as financial manager, general manager of the supervision department, deputy general manager of the finance center and general manager of finance center of SITC International Holdings.