Ms. Yan CHEUNG
Ms. Cheung has been the Chairlady of the Nine Dragons Paper Group since 2006. She is one of the founders of the Group and is in charge of the Company’s overall corporate development and the Group’s strategic planning. Ms. Cheung has over 20 years of experience in paper manufacturing and over 30 years of experience in recovered paper recycling and international trade. Ms. Cheung is a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, executive vice chairman of the China Overseas Chinese Entrepreneurs Association, honorary president of the China Federation of Overseas Chinese Entrepreneurs, vice president of China Paper Association, executive member of All-China Federation of Industry & Commerce, vice president of China Paper Industry Chamber of Commerce, president of the Guangdong Overseas Chinese Enterprises Association, vice chairman of Guangdong Federation of Industry and Commerce, executive vice president of the Hong Kong China Chamber of Commerce, honorary president of World Dongguan Entrepreneurs Federation, honorary life president of Hong Kong Federation of Overseas Chinese Associations and vice chairman of New Home Association. Ms. Cheung is an honorary citizen of the City of Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China. In 2007, Ms. Cheung was awarded the “Entrepreneur of the Year in China 2007” by Ernst & Young. In 2008, she was accredited as a “Leader Figure” in “China Cailun Award” by China Paper Industry Chamber of Commerce and was awarded “China Charity Award 2008” by the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the PRC. In May 2009, Ms. Cheung was awarded “Outstanding Entrepreneur in Pulp and Paper Manufacturing Industry in China” by China Paper Association. She was awarded “Chinese Chamber of Commerce Contributions Award” in the city of Chongqing in January 2010, the title of “Outstanding Person on Energy Saving and Emission Reduction in China 2009” by All-China Environment Federation in May 2010, and “Outstanding Contribution Award on Poverty Alleviation and Benefiting the Community by a Businessman in the Private Sector in Guangdong Province” in July 2010. Ms. Cheung was also awarded “Outstanding Entrepreneur in China” by China Enterprise Association in May 2014, “Asian CEO of the Year” by RISI and “Outstanding Contribution Award in Paper Industry in China” by China Paper Association in June 2014.