Mr. WANG Xiaochu (王曉初)
age 62, is the Honorary Chairman1 of our Company. Mr. Wang is currently the Chairman of China United Network Communications Group Company Limited and an Executive Director, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited. Prior to that, Mr. Wang was the Chairman of China Telecommunications Corporation, and an Executive Director, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of China Telecom Corporation Limited. Mr. Wang was also the Chairman and a Non-Executive Director of the Company.
Note: (1) Honorary Chairman is not a member of the Board and does not have any power or right to vote on any matters considered by the Board.