Shenzhen, China, January 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Tencent Music Entertainment Group (“TME” or the “Company”) (NYSE:TME), the leading online music and audio entertainment platform in China, announced today that Mr. Dennis Tak Yeung Hau has decided to resign from his position for personal reasons, with effect January 31, 2022. Mr. Hau has served as Group Vice Chairman of the company since 2016. Mr. Ross Liang, the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will assume Mr. Hau’s responsibilities in managing TME’s international business. Additionally, Mr. Adrian Yau Kee Mak, our independent director, will replace Ms. Edith Manling Ngan as chair of our audit committee, effective immediately. Ms. Ngan will continue to be an independent director and a member of our audit committee.
Mr. Cussion Kar Shun Pang, Executive Chairman of TME, said, “On behalf of our Board of Directors and TME’s management team, we thank Dennis for his outstanding service and commitment to the company. Dennis played a crucial role in the development of QQ Music and WeSing, helping TME become the leading online music and audio entertainment platform in China. Under his leadership, QQ Music provided a much more diverse and rich content offering for users, encouraged product and technological innovations, including AI predictive algorithms to discover promising new music, and cultivated a community social dynamic to facilitate interaction between musicians and fans. All of this has contributed to the rapid growth of QQ Music.”
“Dennis also guided WeSing to evolve from a karaoke app to a social entertainment platform with ‘singing’ at its heart and encompassing live streaming, karaoke rooms and a variety of social features. . Furthermore, he has been instrumental in the development of our IoT business. and established strategic cooperation with key partners. In his most recent role leading TME’s international business, Dennis successfully led WeSing’s expansion into overseas markets, laying a solid foundation for our future growth through South East Asia. We greatly appreciate Dennis’ significant contributions over the years,” added Mr. Ross Liang, CEO of TME.
The Board also wishes to express its sincere gratitude to Ms. Edith Manling Ngan for her invaluable leadership and contributions during her tenure as Chair of the Audit Committee. TME will remain committed to maintaining high standards of corporate governance under Mr. Adrian Yau Kee Mak as the new chairman of the audit committee.
On Tencent Music Entertainment
Tencent Music Entertainment Group (NYSE: TME) is the leading online music and audio entertainment platform in China, leveraging the country’s highly popular and innovative music apps: QQ Music, Kugou Music, Kuwo Music and WeSing. TME’s mission is to use technology to elevate the role of music in people’s lives by enabling them to create, enjoy, share and interact with music. TME’s platform includes online music, online audio, online karaoke, music-focused live streaming and online concert services, allowing music fans to discover, listen, sing, watch, play and socialize around music. For more information, visit ir.tencentmusic.com.
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