Mr. Chen Shuang, aged 47, is a member of the Executive Committee and the Strategy Committee of the Board, the Chief Executive Officer and the Chairman of the Management Decision Committee of the Group. He is responsible for the overall operation of the Group. Mr. Chen is also an executive director and deputy general manager of` China Everbright Holdings Company Limited and the Chairman and Non-executive director of China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited (stock code: HK 1848). Mr. Chen was an independent director of Noah Holdings Limited (stock code: NOAH.N) from November 2010 to April 2015,was a director ofEverbright Securities Company Limited (stock code: SH 601788) from August 2007 to October 2014, was a supervisor of China Everbright Bank Company Limited (stock code: SH 601818, HK6818) from December 2007 to October 2014 and was an independent non-executive director of China Nonferrous Mining Corporation Limited (stock code: HK 1258) from June 2012 to August 2014. He is currently a non-official member of Financial Services Development Council, the Honorary Chairman of Chinese Financial Association of Hong Kong, the Vice-Chairman of Chinese Securities Association of Hong Kong and the visiting professor of East China University of Political Science and Law. Mr. Chen holds a Master of Laws Degree from East China University of Political Science and Law and a Diploma in Legal Studies from the School of Professional and Continuing Education of the University of Hong Kong. He is a qualified lawyer in the PRC and a senior economist. Prior to joining China Everbright Group, Mr. Chen was the Chief of the Legal Department of Bank of Communications. He has over 22 years of extensive experience in commercial banking and investment banking. He joined the Board in August 2004.