The management team of LSH Auto comprises a diverse group of leaders who are dedicated to providing excellent and professional services to our customers, and fostering a sustainable development for our business.
GROUP HEADQUARTERS, HONG KONG SAR
DR. TILL CONRAD
With more than two decades’ experience in the luxury automotive sector, Dr. Till Conrad started his career in finance and controlling for Daimler AG in Germany. He has since taken on regional and international roles in Europe and Asia, including: CFO Southeast Asia of Daimler Singapore; CEO of Mercedes-Benz France S.A.S.; and Vice President of Overseas Marketing and Sales, Mercedes-Benz for Daimler AG. His current position as CEO commenced in 2017, and he was appointed to the LSH Auto Holdings Board of Directors in November 2021.
Kelvin brings with him over 2 decades of experience in financial and business management. He was appointed CFO on 1 June, 2021 and was appointed to the LSH Auto Holdings Board of Directors in March, 2022. Prior to his appointment, he was Finance Director for the LSH Machinery North China Caterpillar dealership (appointed in 2019) and CFO for Han Sung Motor Co. (appointed in 2012). Kelvin had also worked for a listed company in Japan and a Singapore listed company in Chinese Mainland previously.
CEO, LSH Auto China
Mr. CK Wong has over 4 decades of experience in the automobile industry including more than 35 years working for the Mercedes-Benz brand. He joined LSH Auto China in 2001 as Aftersales General Manager of Northern Star (Tianjin) Automobile Ltd., before moving on to the role of Executive Director of the company, and subsequently became Executive Director for Lei Shing Hong Auto China’s Network Development & Training Academy. He was appointed to his current position as CEO of Lei Shing Hong Auto China in 2014 and to the LSH Auto International Board of Directors in May 2017.
CFO, LSH Auto China
Before joining Lei Shing Hong Limited, Deric Kwan had held positions in the finance sector with several major public traded companies in the United Kingdom. In 2010, he was appointed as Finance Controller for LSH Group, working with various divisions within the group, until 2016 when he moved on to his current role as CFO of Lei Shing Hong Auto China.
Managing Director, Capital Motors Inc.
Andreas Binder has more than 20 years’ experience in the luxury car sector, taking a variety of management positions with Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz. These include Deputy General Manager Sales and Marketing for Daimler Chrysler Singapore, Director Sales and Marketing for Mercedes-Benz Vietnam and CEO for Mercedes-Benz Serbia and Montenegro. He became CEO for Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong SAR, before advancing to his present position as Managing Director of Capital Motors Inc. in 2018.
CFO, Capital Motors Inc.
Zeline Chong has over 17 years of experience in finance, and business management. Prior to her appointment at Capital Motors, Inc in March 2022, she worked with Sime Darby, a conglomerate listed company in Malaysia. Zeline is well versed in the distribution and retail operations of the automotive industry. Her accomplishments include having established a new auto operations in Taiwan Region. She is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK.
DR. ULF AUSPRUNG
CEO, Han Sung Motor Co.
Dr. Ulf Ausprung entered the automotive industry in 1998, taking on various sales and marketing positions across Europe and Chinese Mainland for Mercedes-Benz and Daimler AG. He became Senior General Manager of Retail Management, Mercedes-Benz, and smart for Lei Shing Hong Auto China in 2010 and moved on to his present position as CEO of Han Sung Motor Co. in 2011. He was appointed to the LSH Auto Holdings Board of Directors in November 2021.
CFO, Han Sung Motor Co.
Karsten Moepps started in the international Aerospace and Defense industry, being part of Daimler AG throughout this time. He has held senior management positions within Daimler AG in Finance and Controlling, M&A and Compliance. Karsten has worked as CFO for an American Automotive supplier and for a Private Equity owned company. In his recent position he has been the CFO of Mercedes-Benz Taiwan before he joined the Han Sung Motor Co. in 2019 as CFO.
CEO, STERNAUTO Group
Tobias Hauck became CEO of STERNAUTO Group in September 2020, after serving as CFO of the company since 2017. He has significant experience in finance and business management garnered in senior management positions with international automotive operations in Belgium, Chinese Mainland and Hong Kong SAR. Before joining STERNAUTO Group, Tobias was Managing Director of Lei Shing Hong Credit Limited.
CFO, STERNAUTO Group
Frank Delmes was appointed CFO of STERNAUTO Group in September 2020. He has more than 25 years of experience in finance and business management in the luxury automotive sector. Frank previously held senior management roles at Daimler AG in Germany, including as Head of Dealer Network for Mercedes-Benz and smart and Head of Investment and Shareholder Management. He was CEO of Sternagel Group for ten years prior to taking up his current position.
Managing Director, LSH Auto UK
Vaughan Blackman has over two decades of experience in automotive retail operations. Having held several senior leadership positions including representing Mercedes-Benz and other brands, Vaughan brings with him a proven track record of driving growth and improving operational efficiency. Prior to his appointment, Vaughan was Dealer Principal of Mercedes-Benz Melbourne.
CFO, LSH Auto UK
Managing Director, LSH Auto Australia
John Good’s career in the international automotive sector spans over 30 years, having been associated with the Mercedes-Benz brand throughout this time. He has held senior management positions with Mercedes-Benz and LSH in Australia, Southeast Asia, Chinese Mainland, Taiwan Region and the UK, before advancing to his current position as Managing Director of LSH Auto Australia.
CFO, LSH Auto Australia
With over 25 years of financial experience in the retail motor vehicle industry, Wayne Marshall brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role. Most recently, he served as CFO for a Melbourne based dealership group and, prior to this, had held senior financial positions within an international dealership organization in Australia.
General Director, Vietnam Star Automobile
John White was appointed General Director of Vietnam Star Automobile in 2017. Having spent over 30 years in the industry, he has vast experience in automotive retail. He started his automotive journey as a Mercedes-Benz Cadet in South Africa in 1988 and became the Dealer Principal for that market in 1994. Before joining Vietnam Star Automobile, he was a divisional director for South Africa’s largest automotive group.
CFO, Vietnam Star Automobile
Francis Foo started his career with Lei Shing Hong Group in 2002 at Northern Star (Tianjin) Automobile Ltd., headquarters for automotive retail operations in North China. In 2010, Francis was appointed Regional Finance Controller for West China Region and subsequently for East China Region. Apart from his role in financial management at the group level, particularly in strategy planning and project management, Francis was also active in guiding and monitoring the automotive retail operations. He was appointed CFO of Vietnam Star Automobile in March, 2021.