LiuGong Names New Chairman to Replace Retiring 43-year Company Veteran

New management team aims to transform LiuGong into a move innovative and agile global company.

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LiuGong Machinery Co., Ltd. (LiuGong) announced its new management team in December 2013. Wang Xiaohua, will retire from the post of Chairman after having served LiuGong Machinery for 43 years, including 15 years as Chairman. During his tenure, Mr. Wang made significant contributions to the company’s development and has been instrumental in its path to globalization. He will remain the chairman of Guangxi LiuGong Group Co., Ltd. (LiuGong Group), the parent company of LiuGong Machinery. 

With Mr. Wang’s retirement, Zeng Guang’an will take over the position of Chairman of LiuGong Machinery, and Yu Chuanfen has succeeded Mr. Zeng as Vice Chairman and President of LiuGong Machinery. Mr. Zeng served as Vice Chairman and President of LiuGong Machinery since 1999, and in November 2013, was promoted to president of LiuGong Group. Mr. Yu had served as Vice President of LiuGong Machinery since 2010.

It was also announced that the following would serve as new the top management team of LiuGong Machinery, effectively immediately: Zeng Guang’an, Yu Chuanfen, Wang Xiangmin, Huang Haibo, Huangmin, David W. Beatenbough, Yu Yajun, Huang Jianbing, Wang Taiping and Luo Guobing.

With the next generation of leadership firmly in place, the new management team aims to transform LiuGong into a more innovative, fast growing and agile global company. They will now make it possible for LiuGong to offer a full line of extreme-duty, intuitive machines, create new customer value, strengthen competitiveness and improve profitability.