Mr. Homer SUN
Mr. Homer SUN is a non-executive Director of the Company, being responsible for the overseas business development of the Group. Mr. Sun is also a director of each subsidiary of the Company except Tianhe Zhiye. Mr. Sun joined us in March 2012 as a non-executive Director. Mr. Sun is currently the chief investment officer (overseeing all Asia investments) of Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia (a pan-Asian private equity fund) and leads the fund’s China investments. He is also a managing director of Morgan Stanley (which is a financial institution engaged in various investmentrelated businesses including acquisitions in China) where he has worked since April 2000. He is currently a member of the China Management Committee of Morgan Stanley, which is comprised of Morgan Stanley’s most senior business leaders within China. Mr. Sun has been acting as a nonexecutive director for Sihuan Pharmaceutical Holdings Group Ltd. (listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, stock code: 00460, primarily engaging in the research, development, production and sales of pharmaceutical drugs) since October 2010, and a non-executive director of Nature Flooring Holding Co., Ltd. (listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, stock code: 02083, primarily engaging in the sales and production of wood flooring products) since May 2008. Mr. Sun has also been acting as an independent non-executive director of China XD Plastics Company Limited (listed on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange, ticker: CXDC, primarily engaging in the research, development, manufacturing and sales of modified plastics mainly used in the fabrication of automobile parts and components) since January 2012, and an independent non-executive director of Yongye International, Inc. (listed on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange, ticker: YONG, primarily engaging in the research, development, production and sales of crop nutrient products) since June 2011. His other primary working experiences include: a non-executive director of China Shanshui Cement Group Ltd. (listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, stock code: 0691, primarily engaging in cement sales and production) from October 2006 to October 2013, and an associate (who was responsible for M&A transactions) at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett (a law firm focusing on advising on mergers and acquisitions) from September 1996 to March 2000. Other than as disclosed in this prospectus, Mr. Sun did not hold directorships in any listed companies in the last three years.
Mr. Sun obtained a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering, magna cum laude, from the University of Michigan in the United States in April 1993 and a Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School in May 1996.