Chairman of the Board of Directors
Dr. Daqing Mao serves as our chairman of the board of directors. Dr. Daqing Mao is the founder of the Company and has served as its director since December 2020. Since June 2021, Dr. Mao has been serving as the Chairman of the Company’s board of directors. Since March 2021, Dr. Mao has also served as a director of UK Wisdom Limited. The Company owns an 85% equity interest of Ucommune Talent Limited, the sponsor of UK Wisdom Limited. Prior to founding the Company, Dr. Mao served as the executive vice president of China Vanke Co., Ltd. (HKEX: 2202) and the general manager of Beijing Vanke Company Limited from 2009 to 2015. Prior to that, Dr. Mao served as the Bohai-Rim region general manager of CapitaLand China Holdings Pte Ltd (Beijing) from 2002 to 2009, was the chief representative of The Ascott Limited (Beijing) from 2000 to 2002, was a resident architect and project manager at Somerset Holding’s Limited from 1996 to 1999, was a senior designer at Nikken Sekkei International from 1994 to 1996, and was a senior planner at Thailand’s Saha Group from 1993 to 1994.
Dr. Mao is also the founder and Chairman of 5Lmeet, a lifestyle innovation company based in Beijing. Dr. Mao is a Chartered Architect in China and serves as a visiting professor in multiple universities and an expert consultant for the Beijing Municipal People’s Government. Dr. Mao received his bachelor’s degree in architecture from Southeast University in 1991 and his Ph.D. degree in management science and engineering from Tongji University in 2002. He also completed his post-doctoral program in regional economics at Peking University in 2006.