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and obtained Ph. LenNIIProekt ± Leningrad Civil Construction Research and Design Institute. in Leningrad. A. 1962. the General planning division. A. He graduated from high school in 1979 and became a student of N. Miller was engineer-economist. (Economics) degree in 1989. B. D. Voznesenskii Leningrad Finance and Economics Institute from 1986 to 1989. Upon graduation A. c.    . Voznesenskii Leningrad Finance and Economics Institute. Alexey Miller was a post-graduate student at N.Alexey Miller was born on January 31.


1953 and has been Chairman of our Board of Directors since April 28. 1995 and Chief Executive Officer since April 30.  !"# $  %&' was born on June 28.  . Mr. 2002. our controlling shareholder. Steinbruch is also Chief Executive Officer of Vicunha Siderurgia.

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He is also the President of China .0' Executive Director.    . Mr. Wang is in charge of the overall management of the Company. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. joined the Board of Directors of the Company in November 2004.

Mr. President and Chairman of China United Telecommunications Corporation. and Chairman and President of China United Telecommunications Corporation Limited. President. Director General of the Department of General Planning of the Ministry of Information Industry (³MII´). the company was barely avoiding losses. and holds a doctoral degree in business administration from Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Deputy Director General of the Posts and Telecommunications Administration of Zhejiang. Director General of the Department of Planning and Construction of the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications. Executive Director. Y . Mr.. He was made chief executive in 1997 not because of any great vision but because he had the skills to get Samsung out of a bad mess: As prices of computer chips tumbled. He formerly served as Deputy Director General and Director General of the Posts and Telecommunications Bureau of Hangzhou. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of China Unicom Limited.Mobile Communications Corporation (the ultimate controlling shareholder of the Company). Wang is a professor-level senior engineer with extensive knowledge and 31 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. one of the most conservative of South Korea¶s chaebol . for 37 years. Ltd.   &'He has been with Samsung Electronics Co. +#'##. and Chairman of China Mobile Communication Co.. Director. Wang graduated in 1985 from Department of Management Engineering of Zhejiang University with a Master¶s Degree in Engineering.. Executive Vice President.