Dennis Wang, Co-founder and Chairman of Huayi Brothers Media Corporation, graduated from the State University of New York in 1994 with a Master’s Degree in Media and Communications. The same year, he established Huayi Brothers Advertising Company, now known as Huayi Brothers Media Corporation. In 1998, Huayi Brothers was the very first privately operated company entering China film industry by investment. In 2009, Huayi Brothers went public with an IPO and became China's first listed movie company.
Wang has won numerous awards in his career, among them the Chinese Culture Figure in 2009, Leader of a New Era in 2009, Variety Showman of the Year in 2010, a spot on the Top 25 List of China Entrepreneurs in 2010 and 2013, and The Hollywood Reporter Top 10 China Players 2016. Wang is passionate about art and is an artist as well as an avid collector. As an independent artist, he has held solo exhibitions three times. He is also heavily involved in charity work and donates all proceeds from sales of his artwork to the Huayi Brothers’ Foundation.
Mr. Yu Mingfang, Chairman and Founder of Fang Group Investment Limited, and the founding partner of Fang Fund Partners since 2011. He is also a major investor of dozens US dollar funds and RMB funds. Mr. Yu led and participated in many domestic and overseas investment projects, which covered all stages from early to later investment. Mr. Yu was co-founder (Executive Director, COO) of Belle International Holdings Limited (01880.HK) . Mr. Yu has over 30 years’ commercial operation experiences in the big consumption field. He introduced the concept of brand store into China's retail industry in the early stage and made great effort to improve the Chinese department store industry.
Not only obtaining his career achievement, Mr. Yu also keen on public welfare contributions. He is the Director and Membership Development committee man of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) China, Director of The Paradise International Foundation, which aiming to protect and make positive contribution to nature environment. Mr. Yu achieved his MBA from Beijing Administrative College and EMBA from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. Since 2012, he has continuously undertaken the China Innovation Entrepreneurship Competition and served as a member of the Experts Guiding Committee.
Mr. Chen Yihong is the founder, chairman, chief executive officer and executive director of China Dongxiang (Group) Co., Ltd. ( Stock code: 3818, together with its subsidiaries the "Group") which is a leading international sportswear brand enterprise based in China. The Group is primarily engaged in the design, development, marketing and wholesaling of branded sportswear in China. Since 30 May 2006, China Dongxiang has owned all rights to the internationally recognized Kappa Brand in the PRC and Macau.
Mr. Chen has extensive experience in the sporting goods industry in China. From 1991 to 2005, Mr. Chen was the vice-general manager, general manager and chief executive officer of Beijing Li Ning Sports Goods Co., Ltd. and the executive director of Li Ning Company Limited, a company listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Mr. Chen had completed the degree of executive Master of business administration from Lincoln University in 2003. Mr. Chen had completed “China CEO Program” of Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in 2009. Mr. Chen serves as an independent director of Huayi Brothers Media Corporation ，a company listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, since 30 December 2014.