NEW YORK and SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- New Energy Systems Group (OTC Bulletin Board: NEWN - News), a manufacturer and distributor of battery components in China, today announced that it has appointed Weihe Yu as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Yu is one of the founders of Shenzhen Anytone Technology Co., Ltd., a high tech, integrated research, manufacturing and marketing company for lithium batteries that was acquired by New Energy Systems Group earlier this month.
Mr. Fushun Li, Chief Executive Officer, commented, "With his extensive background and knowledge of our product offerings, Mr. Yu is an excellent choice for Chairman of our Board of Directors. His expertise in branding, marketing, sales and product performance in the industrial sector and lithium batteries, in particular, place him at an excellent vantage point to help guide our business operations and growth. We look forward to his contribution to New Energy in the coming months and years."
Mr. Weihe Yu stated, "Taking on the role of Chairman of the Board after New Energy's merger with Anytone is an exciting development and I look forward to working with Mr. Fushun Li and the rest of the team to maximize shareholder value. Management has done a great job of bringing the company from a manufacturer of battery caps and shells to a fully integrated provider of complete batteries for end user products. Manufacturing the batteries and related accessories in an integrated environment will help propel our growth and margin expansion."
About New Energy Systems Group
New Energy Systems Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of lithium ion batteries. The company assembles and distributes finished batteries through its sales network and channel partners. The company also sells high-quality lithium-ion battery shell and cap products to major lithium-ion battery cell manufacturers in China. The company's products are used to power mobile phones, MP3 players, laptops, digital cameras, PDAs, camera recorders and other consumer electronic digital devices. Additional information about the company is available at http://www.newenergysystemsgroup.com .
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