NEW YORK, June 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kirin International Holdings Inc., (OTCBB:KIRI) (the Company) a non-state-owned real estate development company focused on residential and commercial real estate development in "tier-three" cities in the People's Republic of China, announced the Company elected senior real estate executive, Jianfeng Guo, Chief Executive Officer, President of the Company. Mr. Guo replaces Mr. Longlin Hu who resigned from all his officer and director positions. Mr. Hu's resignations are not due to any disagreements with The Company or any of the Company's operations, policies or practices. The Board of Directors also appointed Mr. Yaojun (Larry) Liu, Vice President, to the Company's Board.
Mr. Guo has been the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company since March 2011, and the Chairman of Xingtai Zhongding and Hebei Zhongding since August 2008 and April 2006, respectively. He also serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Huaxia Kirin (Beijing) Investment Co., Ltd. since December 2004, an investment company headquartered in Beijing focusing on real estate development, land development and property service investment. Mr. Guo served as the Chairman of Board of Directors and General Manager of Xingtai Sanchao Real Estate Development Co., Ltd., a real estate development company in Xingtai City and the previous shareholder of Hebei Zhongding, from December 1995 to April 2006. He also worked as Director of Department II of Xingtai Real Estate Development Co., Ltd., a real estate development company in Xingtai City, from October 1994 to December 1995. Mr. Guo has more than twenty years of experience in senior management, enterprise investment, and real estate development operations. Mr. Guo is an MBA candidate at Asia International Open University (Macau).
Mr. Liu has been the Vice President of the Company since December 2014 and was serving as a director of the Company for a short period of time from March 2011 to April 2011. He was a partner in Global Law Office from March 2006 to December 2014. Prior to joining Global Law Office, he worked with Jingtian & Gongcheng, a renowned law firm in Beijing since December 2003. Mr. Liu was a senior project manager at the Investment Banking Headquarter of Haitong Securities Co., Ltd, one of the major investment banks in China, from May 2000 to September 2002. Mr. Liu obtained his Master's Degrees from Renmin University of China in 2001 and University of Sheffield in 2003. He is specialized in FDI, M&A, overseas listing, asset-backed-securitization and project financing, etc., and provides legal services to companies in both China and overseas.
Mr. Guo stated, "I am honored to be appointed as Chief Executive Officer and President of Kirin International. Kirin International is a company with a great future and I look forward to building out our strategic vision, with the support of a strong Management Team and Board of Directors. I also congratulate Mr. Liu on his appointment to the Board of Directors; he has served the Company well and will make an outstanding addition to the Company's Board."
ABOUT KIRIN INTERNATIONAL HOLDING, INC.
Kirin is a Nevada corporation that operates through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Kirin China, a non-state-owned real estate development company focused on residential and commercial real estate development in "tier-three" cities in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"). Tier-three cities are provincial capital cities with ordinary economic development and prefecture cities with relatively strong economic development. Kirin China's projects are currently concentrated in Hebei Province of the PRC, primarily in the city of Xingtai, and nearby regions. Hebei Province is located in the North Region of the PRC. Kirin China intends to also focus on the Bohai Sea Surrounding Area, which comprises Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei Province, Liaoning Province and Shandong Province.
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