Board of Directors
Zhe Sun, is an independent non-executive Director, the Chairperson of the Remuneration Committee, a member of the Audit Committee and a member of the Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee of the Company since September 27, 2010. Mr. Sun is an independent non-executive director of China Resources Land Limited, a company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, a position he has held since April 18, 2017. He is currently an adjunct senior research scholar and co-director of the China Initiative at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. Mr. Sun is the founding director of the Center for U.S.-China Relations at Tsinghua University at Beijing. Prior to that, he was a professor and deputy director of the Center for American Studies at Fudan University between 2000 and 2007. Professor Sun has also taught at the East Asian Institute, Columbia University and Ramapo College, New Jersey. Professor Sun is the author and editor of eighteen books on comparative politics and U.S.-China relations. He has a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in law from Fudan University in 1987 and 1989, respectively, and obtained a Doctor’s degree in political science from Columbia University in 2000. He also obtained a Master of Art degree from Indiana State University in 1992.