Perfect World Announces Departure of Mr. Davis Jian Li

2012-09-24 18:50 978

BEIJING, September 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD) ("Perfect World" or the "Company"), a leading online game developer and operator based in China, today announced that Mr. Davis Jian Li, senior vice president of the Company and general manager of the Company's Shanghai office, has departed from the Company effective September 24, 2012 for personal reasons. Upon Mr. Li's departure, Mr. Di He, chief technology officer of the Company since 2006, assumes Mr. Li's responsibilities for the Company's Shanghai office.

"We would like to thank Mr. Davis Li for his contributions to Perfect World," commented Mr. Michael Chi, Chairman and Co-CEO of Perfect World. "We would like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude to Davis and wish him the best in his future endeavors."

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Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD) is a leading online game developer and operator based in China. Perfect World primarily develops online games based on proprietary game engines and game development platforms. Perfect World's strong technology and creative game design capabilities, combined with extensive knowledge and experiences in the online game market, enable it to frequently and promptly introduce popular games designed to cater changing customer preferences and market trends. Perfect World's current portfolio of self-developed online games includes massively multiplayer online role playing games ("MMORPGs"): "Perfect World," "Legend of Martial Arts," "Perfect World II," "Zhu Xian," "Chi Bi," "Pocketpet Journey West," "Battle of the Immortals," "Fantasy Zhu Xian," "Forsaken World," "Dragon Excalibur," "Empire of the Immortals" and "Return of the Condor Heroes;" an online casual game: "Hot Dance Party;" and a number of web games and social networking games. While a substantial portion of the revenues are generated in China, Perfect World operates its games in North America, Europe and Japan through its own subsidiaries. Perfect World's games have also been licensed to leading game operators in a number of countries and regions in Asia, Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, and the Russian Federation and other Russian speaking territories. Perfect World intends to continue to explore new and innovative business models and is committed to maximizing shareholder value over time.

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