Hisense founder Zhou Houjian announces his retirement: 30 years at the helm of hisense

2022-05-12 0 By

Hisense Group announced today that On the afternoon of March 12th, Mr. Zhou Houjian, founder of Hisense Group, announced that he had resigned as chairman of Hisense Group and formally retired. The board of Directors has elected Dr. LAN Lin, former vice Chairman, to take over as chairman.According to the official introduction, Mr. Zhou Houjian was born in 1957 and is one of the elders of China’s household appliance enterprises. He joined Hisense after graduating from college in 1982 and retired in 2022. He has served Hisense for 40 years and held hisense’s helm for 30 years.Dr. LAN Lin, Mr. Zhou Houjian’s successor, was born in 1958. He graduated from the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Tennessee University of Science and Technology in the United States and obtained a doctor’s degree. He joined Hisense in 2006 and is an active practitioner and firm executor of Hisense’s internationalization strategy, as well as an outstanding contributor to hisense’s overseas expansion.IT Home understands that Zhou Houjian has two considerations for handing over the chairmanship of hisense. First, Hisense is rapidly growing into a “world-class enterprise” and needs a leader with international vision.Second, according to the principle of continuous improvement of management, it is time for Hisense to change a management mode.