SHI Xiaoguang (石曉光),
born in 1946, was appointed as an independent Non-executive Director for our company on 5 November 2010.
In January 2012, Mr. Shi became the member of the Governance Board of the ICTI CARE Foundation. Mr. Shi was formerly the chairman of China Toy and Juvenile Products Association (中國玩具和嬰童用品協會) (formerly known as the China Toy Association (中國玩具協會)) and a director of the International Council of Toy Industries since 2005. In October 2000, Mr. Shi was appointed as the vice-chairman of the National Technical Committee of Standardization for Toys by the General Administration of Quality Supervision Inspection and Quarantine. China Toy and Juvenile Products Association routinely provides information and holds training seminars on toy safety, product design and market development. The responsibilities of China Toy and Juvenile Products Association include recommending the safety standards and/or regulations of durable juvenile products to recommend the safety standards and/or regulations of other general toys and related products in the industry.
Mr. Shi graduated from Beijing University of Chemical Technology (北京化工大學) (formerly known as Beijing College of Chemical Technology (北京化工學院)) with a bachelors degree in chemical apparatus and engineering in July 1974. Mr. Shi served as the vice-chairman of the department of general administration of The Ministry of Science and Technology from 1985 to 1987. He became a certified engineer in the PRC in September 1987, as granted by the State Scientific and Technological Commission (國家科學技術委員會). From November 1987 to November 1990, he served as the deputy general of China National Scientific Instruments and Materials Corporation (中國科學器材公司). Mr. Shi was appointed as the chairman of the service centre of The Ministry of Light Industry in 1989. From 1993 to 2007, he served as the general manager of China National Arts and Crafts (Group) Corporation (中國工藝美術集團公司) (formerly known as China National Arts and Crafts Corporation (中國工藝美術總公司)).