Sam Xia (夏欣躍),
born in 1970, was appointed as an Executive Director on 10 November 2017
In his role of Executive Director, Mr. Xia will be responsible for the Group’s global supply strategy and its execution, including Production, Procurement and Logistics.
Mr. Xia has extensive management experience in automotive industry for over 25 years. He was the president of the China division of the Faurecia Automotive Seating Business Group for more than 6 years managing 15 factories before he joined our Group. Prior to this, he served various positions within Faurecia Automotive Seating Business Group China division from plant general manager to deputy general manager of the China division. Before he joined Faurecia China in December 2004, Mr. Xia ever worked for different international companies of automotive industry in China. Mr. Xia obtained a bachelor’s degree in Tele-Communication Engineering from the Shanghai Tiedao University in 1992. He also obtained a master of business administration degree from the DongHua University in 2001 and a doctorate degree in management science from the Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2007.