Mr. Wang Xiaochu was born in August 1958 and started his professional career in December 1976. He is a member of the Communist Party of China and a professor-level Senior Engineer. Mr. Wang graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in 1980 and received a doctor’s degree in business administration from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2005. Mr. Wang successively served as Deputy Director-General and Director-General of Hangzhou Telecommunication Bureau, Director-General of Tianjin Municipal Post and Telecommunication Administration, Chairman and CEO of China Mobile (Hong Kong) Limited, Vice President of China Mobile Communications Corporation, and President, Chairman and Secretary of Party Leadership Group of China Telecommunications Corporation (CTC). He is currently Chairman and Secretary of the Party Leadership Group of China United Network Communications Group Company Limited ("Unicom Group").