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Mr. Yan Jianguo awarded at the Directors of The Year Awards 2019 Author:China Overseas Land and Investment Ltd.

(Hong Kong, 28 November, 2019) China Overseas Land and Investment Limited (the “Company”, or “COLI”; Stock Code: 0688.HK) is pleased to announce that Mr. Yan Jianguo, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, was awarded at the Directors of The Year Awards 2019 under the category of Listed Companies Executive Directors. The award was presented by the Hong Kong Institute of Directors in recognition of his strong leadership and outstanding corporate governance practices.

Mr. Yan has demonstrated strong leadership in defining the strategic direction of the company, strives to maintain balanced growth of the Company and continues to dedicate efforts in core values of corporate governance, risk management, people development, and corporate sustainable development. Furthermore, the Company is firmly adhering to its operating philosophy of “Four Excellences”, which are “Good Products”, “Good Services”, “Good Citizenship” and “Good Effectiveness”, and based on this derived the company sustainable development strategy framework.

Under Mr. Yan’s leadership, COLI has progressively enhanced its performance in environmental, social and governance aspects. Meanwhile, COLI’s performance scores have increased in various sustainability indices and ratings including Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB), MSCI ESG Research Rating, Bloomberg ESG Disclosure Score and Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index. Going forward, COLI will continue to stay vigilant and to create value for shareholders. And as a good corporate citizen, COLI will continue to be “a Company of Four Excellences”, to create more pleasant and livable spaces.

Launched in 2001, “Directors of The Year Awards” is the first Director Awards organized in Asia. The objectives of the award are to recognize outstanding directors and board of directors for their efforts to maintain high standards of corporate governance and professionalism. And it has now become an annual event of significance in the community.


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