Mr. Bai Jingtao, was born in April 1965. He is a professor level senior engineer and Managing Director of the Company. He graduated from Tianjin University in Department of Hydraulics with a Bachelor Degree of Port and Channel Engineering in 1986, then studied at Graduate School of Wuhan University of Technology and Graduate School of Shanghai Maritime University and obtained a Master Degree of Management Sciences and Engineering and a Doctorate in Transport and Communications Planning and Management, respectively. Prior to his appointment as General Manger of the Company in April 2015, Mr. Bai successively served as an Assistant Engineer in Planning and Design Institute of the Ministry of Communications of the PRC, an Officer in Department of Engineering Management and Department of Infrastructure Management of the Ministry of Communications, Deputy Director and Director in Department of Infrastructure Management and Department of Water Transport of the Ministry of Communications, Deputy General Manager of China Merchants Zhangzhou Development Zone, Director of Zhangzhou Port Service Authority, Deputy Director of Xiamen Port Authority, Deputy General Director of Construction headquarters of Haicang Free Trade Port Area, Deputy General Manager of the Company, Party Secretary and Deputy Director of Zhangzhou China Merchants Economic and Technological Development Zone and Party Secretary and General Manager of China Merchants Zhangzhou Development Zone. Mr. Bai has extensive experience in port management, engineering construction, planning and management of water transport. He is also as the Chairman of CMH International (China) Investment Co., Ltd., Chairman of Shekou Container Terminals Ltd., and Chairman of Chiwan Container Terminal Co., Ltd.. He was appointed as the Managing Director of the Board of Directors on 1 June 2015.