BEIJING – Dong Haiyang, former vice president of Beiqi-Foton Motor Co., Ltd. (Beiqi-Foton) and general manager of the company’s overseas operations department, will become vice general manager of sales and marketing department of Beijing Automotive Group Co., Ltd., a new subsidiary of Beijing Automotive Industry (Holding) Corp. (BAIC), according to a report in Beijing Times.
Dong resigned from Beiqi-Foton, the commercial vehicle arm of BAIC, on July 1. Beiqi-Foton has appointed Wang Xiangyin, vice president of Beiqi-Foton, to succeed Dong.
Dong joined Beiqi-Foton on July 30, 2008. Previously, Dong was vice president of FAW Toyota Sales Co. from 2003 to 2008. Dong started his career at FAW Group in 1991 and served as sales and marketing manager in group’s different subsidiaries, including FAW-Volkswagen and FAW Trading Co.