COSCO WALLEM Board Chairman Mr. Jason Chen passed away at the age of 64 on Jan 21, 2015 in hospital, Taipei. Mr. Chen has been the Board Chairman since the establishment of the JV in 2005. He had been a communication bridge between the shareholders. He was a knowledgeable, powerful and intelligent professional in the shipping industry and had contributed a lot to the growth, development and success of the JV. In 2006, he obtained Qingdao Award issued by Qingdao Municipal People's Government and the Mayor of Qingdao to recognize him for his outstanding contributions to the economic construction and social development of Qingdao. His death is a big loss to COSCO WALLEM. We have given our condolences to his family.
Mr. Chen's funeral service is scheduled at 9 O'clock on Feb 7, 2015 at the Jingxing Hall of the First Funeral Home, Taipei. We wish he rest in peace in heaven. God bless him.