About AviChina
Senior Management

Mr. Chen Yuanxian    President

 

Mr. Chen Yuanxian (“Mr. Chen”), aged 57, is a holder of the doctorate degree and researcher. He is the vice general manager of Aviation Industry Corporation of China, Ltd.* Mr. Chen graduated from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics with a bachelor degree majoring in man-machine engineering in 1982 and graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics with a master degree and a doctorate degree majoring in man-machine engineering in 1988 and 1998, respectively. Mr. Chen has commenced his career in the aviation industry since 1982 as a technician, and was promoted as a vice director, deputy chief engineer and chief engineer of China Research Institute of Aero-Accessories* in subsequent years. He has been the director of China Research Institute of Aero-Accessories* since February 2000; director-general of Airborne Equipment Department of the former China Aviation Industry Corporation I* (“AVIC I”) since February 2003; deputy chief engineer of AVIC I since June 2007; deputy chief economist and director of Strategic Planning Department of Aviation Industry Corporation of China, Ltd.* in September 2008. In March 2013, he was appointed as a director and chief economist of Aviation Industry Corporation of China, Ltd.*Mr. Chen was also a director of AVIC Capital International Holding Co., Ltd.* from June 2012 to December 2015. Mr. Chen was a non-executive Director of the Company from June 2009 to May 2012. From March 2014 to 18 May 2017, Mr. Chen served successively as the vice general manager and chief financial officer, t he general manager and chief financial officer of the Company.

 

Mr. Chen Yuanxian

Mr. Yan Lingxi    Deputy  General Manager

 

Mr. Yan Lingxi, aged 47, a master degree holder and a senior engineer. Mr. Yan Lingxi graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics with a bachelor degree in engineering in 1991 and with a master degree in management in 1999. He commenced his career in the aviation industry in July 1991 and worked in the reform bureau of the Ministry of Aero-Space Industry, the corporate management office of Nanjing Jincheng Machinery Factory, the corporate management department and the asset and business management department of Aviation Industry of China Corporation, respectively. He was appointed as the deputy director and the director of the corporate assets management department of China Aviation Industry Corporation II, the head of the office of the board of directors and the deputy director of capital management department of Aviation Industry Corporation of China,  the deputy general manager and the secretary of the board of directors of AVIC Capital Co., Ltd and director of China Avionics Systems Co., Ltd. and AVICOPTER PLC. From April 2003 to October 2016, Mr. Yan Lingxi was appointed as the director of the securities and legal department, the secretary of the Board and the assistant to the general manager of the Company, respectively. From February 2018,Mr. Yan Lingxi was appointed as the standing deputy general manager of the Company. Mr. Yan Lingxi is also a director of China Avionics Systems Co., Ltd. and AVICOPTER PLC.

 

Mr. Yan Lingxi

Mr. Tao Guofei   Vice General Manager&CFO

 

Mr. Tao Guofei, born in 1964, first-grade senior accountant. Mr. Tao graduated from Xiamen University with bachelor’s degree, majoring in accounting; and graduated from Huazhong University of Science and Technology with a master’s degree, majoring in computer technology. Mr. Tao commenced his career in aviation industry in 1985, and he had been the deputy chief accountant, assistant to the chairman of the board, chief accountant, vice general manager and director of AVIC HONGDU Aviation Industry Group Ltd. From December 2008, Mr. Tao has successively been the director, vice general manager and chief accountant of China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Co., Ltd.

Mr. Tao Guofei

Mr. Gan Liwei  Board Secretary

 

52, a master degree holder and a researcher. He graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree, majoring in system engineering and management engineering; and got a master’s degree in 1998 majoring in industrial foreign trade management. Mr. Gan commenced his career in aviation industry in 1987, successively being the engineer and senior engineer of AVIC China Aero-Polytechnology Establishment, deputy division chief, division chief, assistant chief engineer and deputy director of AVIC Economics & Technology Research Establishment, deputy director of the Development and Research Department of AVICⅡ. He was the director of the Administrative Department of AviChina from April 2003. He has been the standing vice general manager of AviChina Hong Kong Co., Ltd since March 2015.

 

Mr. Gan Liwei