Executive Director and Group CEO
Dr Shao is responsible for the overall strategic, management and business development of our Group. Dr. Shao has more than 35 years of experience in the dental industry.
Dr. Shao began his career in 1980 as an Attending Staff (行诊人员) with the Shenyang Shenhe Dental Disease Prevention & Cure Clinic (沈阳市沈河区牙病防治所). He was subsequently appointed as a dentist in 1986. In 1993, he joined the Shenhe District No. 6 Hospital (沈河区第六医院) as its Head of Stomatology (口腔科主任), a position which he held until 2002 when Dr. Shao’s personal investment vehicle, Shenyang Aoxin Industrial Co., Ltd. (沈阳奥新实业有限公司), was awarded the rights to manage and operate the government-owned Shenhe District No. 6 Hospital (沈河区第六医院), for a period of 10 years, and pursuant thereto, Dr. Shao took over the management of Shenhe District No. 6 Hospital (沈河区第六医院) and became its Hospital Director (院长), a position which he held until 2016. Dr. Shao also established the Shenyang Aoxin Stomatology Polyclinic (沈阳奥新口腔门诊部) in 1997, which was renamed the Shenyang Aoxin Stomatology Hospital (沈阳奥新口腔医院) following its upgrade to a dental hospital in 2005. Thereafter, Dr. Shao became the Hospital Director (院长) of Shenyang Aoxin Q & M Stomatology Hospital (沈阳奥新全民口腔医院) in 2014 in conjunction with our acquisition of 60.0% of Q & M Dental (Shenyang) Pte. Ltd. and Shenyang Xinao Hospital Management Co., Ltd. (沈阳新奥医院管理有限公司), and currently continues to serve in this role.
Dr. Shao is a graduate of the Shenyang Shenhe District Health Improvement School (沈阳市沈河区卫生进修学校) (Professional Certificate (Stomatology) (1986)), the Shenyang Dental Skills Training Centre (沈阳市口腔医师技术培训中心) (Professional Certificate (Stomatology) (1991)) and the Jilin University of Technology (吉林工业大学) (Master of Business Administration (2000)).
Dr. Shao is a representative of the 15th Shenyang City People’s Congress (沈阳市第十五届人民代表大会). Between 2001 and 2006, and 2007 and 2012, Dr. Shao was also the representative of the 13th and 14th Shenyang City People’s Congress (沈阳市人民代表大会). Dr. Shao is also the Vice-Chairman of the of Shenyang City Committee of the Chinese Peasants and Workers Democratic Party (中国农工民主党沈阳市委员会).
Dr. Shao is the Vice-Chairman of the Chinese Stomatological Association’s 3rd Private Stomatology Branch (中华口腔医学会第三届民营口腔医疗分会) and a member of its 6th Standing Committee on Prosthodontics (中华口腔医学会第六届口腔修复学专业委员会). Dr. Shao is also the Vice-Chairman of the Liaoning Stomatological Association’s Council (辽宁省口腔医学会第五届理事会) and the Chairman of its 2nd Private Stomatology Branch (辽宁省口腔医学会第二届民营口腔分会). Dr. Shao was also previously, between 2013 and 2016, a member of the Chinese Medical Doctor Association’s Stomatology Branch’s Private Stomatologists Working Group (中国医师协会口腔医师分会民营口腔医师工作组).