The Company established a Supervisory Committee pursuant to the PRC Company Law. The Supervisory Committee consists of three members: Ms. Han Fang (the chairperson), Mr. Hai Liancheng (the external independent supervisor) and Mr. Si Jianfei (the employee representative supervisor). Except for Ms. Han Fang, the term of service of the supervisors are three years, commencing from the AGM on 26 June 2015 approving the fourth session of the Supervisory Committee to the 2017 AGM to be held in 2018. The supervisors may serve consecutive terms if re-elected upon the expiry of their terms of service. The term of service of Ms. Han Fang commenced from 11 December 2015 (the date of the EGM approving her appointment) to the 2017 AGM to be held in 2018. The Supervisory Committee is a standing supervisory institution of the Company and is accountable and reports to all the shareholders. The Supervisory Committee normally meets at least twice a year.
The primary duties of the Supervisory Committee are to supervise the financial activities of the Group, to review the financial statements and other financial information prepared and presented by the Board at the general meeting(s); to supervise the performance of duties of the directors and other senior management; to prevent them from abusing power; and to deal with the directors or to initiate legal actions against the directors on behalf of the Company. In 2017, the Supervisory Committee held two meetings, details of which are set out in the "Report of the Supervisory Committee" of this annual report.
The following is the composition of the Supervisory Committee of the Company:
|HAI Liancheng||Independent Supervisor|
|SI Jianfei||Employee Representative Supervisor|