Leaders of Invest Shenzhen Meet with Delegation Led by CATL Vice Chairman Huang Shilin and Shengde Daye New Energy Chairman Fu Yi
On May 31, Wang Youming, Director of Invest Shenzhen, and Zhang Feimeng, Deputy Director of Invest Shenzhen, met with a delegation led by Huang Shilin, Co-founder and Vice Chairman of CATL, and Fu Yi, Chairman of Shengde Daye New Energy, a unit controlled by CATL. Talks were held on CATL and Shengde Daye New Energy’s proposed investment in Shenzhen, and Invest Shenzhen asked the investors to visit Pingshan District and conduct negotiations.
CATL is a Chinese battery manufacturer that is internationally competitive. It was ranked No.1 worldwide in terms of shipments of lithium ion batteries in 2017. As a typical unicorn company, CATL has been approved by the China Securities Regulatory Commission to list on growth enterprise market and will raise about RMB 5.6 billion, the biggest IPO on this bourse. The company has established R&D and manufacturing in the areas of power and energy storage batteries and owns key technologies across the whole industrial chain including materials, cells, battery systems and recycling.
Beijing Shengde Daye New Energy is an internet company engaged in energy operations and has a first-class team comprised of personnel from CATL, new energy vehicle experts, and experienced entrepreneurs. It has innovatively proposed an idea that builds and operates energy storage and charging and maintenance facilities, and has invested and built a third-generation grid-friendly public fast charging network, a third-party power battery testing and evaluation center and an after-sales service system for the full life cycle of batteries to establish its new online network of energy operation.