Mr. Zhao Kexi was appointed as our Director on 26 March 2019 and was re-designated as our executive Director on 9 April 2019. Mr. Zhao is also our president and Chief Executive Officer. He is primarily responsible for the overall management of our Group. Since December 2016, Mr. Zhao has been serving as the chairman of the board and general manager of Qingdao Beijing Enterprises Resources and Environmental Technology Limited* (青島北控資源與 環境技術有限公司), an indirectly owned subsidiary of the Company principally engaged in construction and operation of urban garbage recycling and utilization facilities.
Prior to joining our Group, from August 1999 to December 2003, Mr. Zhao worked at Mianyang Yiduoyuan Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.* (綿陽市益多園房地產開發有限責任公司), a company principally engaged in real estate business, where he was primarily responsible for its financial matters. From December 2003 to June 2008, Mr. Zhao served as the head of the auditing department of Beijing Enterprises Zhongkecheng Environmental Protection Group Limited* (北 京中科成環保集團有限公司)(“BE Zhongkecheng Environmental”), a subsidiary of BEWG principally engaged in water treatment, where he was primarily responsible for supervising auditing related matters. From June 2008 to November 2016, Mr. Zhao held several positions at BEWG, where he last served as a vice president and was primarily responsible for investment management and auditing related matters.