Guo Yuwen, aged 55, is the founder of the Group and holds a master's degree in business administration. He is an executive director and chairman of the board of directors and chairman of the nomination committee. Mr. Guo is also a director of certain subsidiaries of the Company. Mr. Guo is primarily responsible for formulating the Company's development strategy and providing guidance to assist the Group in project planning, financing and investment, as well as to lead the overall administration of the Group.
In 2001, Mr. Guo was selected by the national mainstream media and the China Real Estate Association as one of the top ten real estate figures in China. In 2004, Mr. Kwok was awarded the "China Real Estate Special Contribution Award" and the "China Real Estate Theory Research Contribution Award". In the same year, he was also listed as "Top Ten Outstanding Entrepreneur in China Real Estate". In 2008, Mr. Kwok was awarded the "Top Ten Outstanding Contribution Award for China Real Estate 30 Years" and the "Top 30 Leaders in Guangdong Housing Construction". In 2010, Mr. Kwok was selected as the "Leader" of the "Golden Ten Years Real Estate Leaders List". In 2011, Mr. Guo was awarded the “Capital Outstanding Leader 2011”; in 2014, Mr. Guo was awarded the “Outstanding Person of the Year Award” by Southern Newspaper and Peking University. In 2015, Mr. Guo was awarded the “2015 Corporate Social Responsibility Outstanding Entrepreneur Award” by Xinhuanet.