Mr. Zhang Bo was appointed as the executive director and CEO of China Hongqiao on January 16, 2011. He was elected as the chairman on May 31, 2019, and was simultaneously elected to the remuneration committee and the nomination committee.
In August 1996, Mr. Zhang Bo graduated from Shandong Radio and Television University with a bachelor’s degree in economics, specialized in financial accounting. After obtaining a master’s degree in software engineering from Wuhan University in June 2005, he joined the Hongqiao in 2006. He took charge of designing and operating Hongqiao’s strategic plans and developed rich experience in the aluminum industry.
From April 1998 to February 1999, he served as the deputy general manager of Shandong Weiqiao Pioneering Group. From March 1999 to September 2006, he served successively as the general manager, executive director and chairman of Weiqiao Textile Co Ltd. (“Weiqiao Textile,” listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 2003, stock code: 2698.HK). He was a director of Weihai Weiqiao Textile Co Ltd. from July 2001 to May 2010, and the chairman and general manager of Binzhou Weiqiao Science and Technology Industrial Park Co Ltd. (“Binzhou Industrial Park”) from November 2001 to May 2010.
Currently, Mr. Zhang Bo serves as the chairman and general manager (since November 2006) of Shandong Weiqiao Aluminum & Power Co Ltd. (“Weiqiao Aluminum & Power”), the director (since January 2010) and chairman (since June 2019) of Shandong Hongqiao New Materials Co Ltd. (“Shandong Hongqiao”) and the director (since April 2012) of Hongqiao International Trading Co Ltd. (“Hongqiao Trading”), the director (since January 2015) of Hongqiao Investment (Hong Kong) Ltd., the chairman (since September 2018) of Shandong Weiqiao Pioneering Group, the director (since May 2019) of China Hongqiao Investment Co Ltd., and the director (since June 2019) of Shandong Hongtuo Industrial Co Ltd.
He is currently the vice president of China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association, president of Shandong Aluminum Industry Association, president of the Binzhou Entrepreneurs Association and president of the Binzhou Aluminum Industry Association. He was awarded the “National Model Worker” in 2010 and was elected as a member of the 12th session of the Shandong Provincial People’s Congress.