SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Commission File Number: 001-39466
No. 8 Songgang Road, Changxing Street
Cencun, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Peoples Republic of China
(Address of principal executive offices)
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INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS FORM 6-K REPORT
Changes to the Board of Directors
Pursuant to the seventh amended and restated memorandum and articles of association of XPeng Inc. (the Company), Taobao China Holding Limited, an affiliate of Alibaba Group Holding Limited, appointed Mr. Jun Chen as a director of the Company to replace Mr. Yongfu Yu, effective November 17, 2020.
Mr. Jun Chen currently serves as a senior vice president of Alibaba Group, and is also a managing director of Alibaba strategic investment group and the chief investment officer of Alibaba new retail fund. He has been in charge of strategic investments by Alibaba Group in various types of companies, including high-growth private companies and public companies listed in the PRC and overseas. The portfolio companies he manages cover a wide spectrum of industries in the Alibaba ecosystem including ecommerce, new retail, cloud/hi-tech, logistics, local life, healthcare, entertainment, innovation and funds.
He has more than 20 years of experience in investment, strategy management, strategic market development, and business and financial advisory services. Prior to joining Alibaba Group in 2011, Mr. Chen worked for SAP, a Fortune 500 high-tech software company from 1999 to 2011, taking roles including strategic adviser in the office of CEO and industry director. From 1995 to 1998, he worked as an auditor for Arthur Andersen Consulting Co. Ltd. Mr. Chen received an EMBA degree from INSEAD.
Safe Harbor Statement
This Form 6-K contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the safe harbor provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as will, expects, anticipates, future, intends, plans, believes, estimates and similar statements. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about the Companys beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement, including but not limited to the following: the Companys goal and strategies; the Companys expansion plans; the Companys future business development, financial condition and results of operations; the trends in, and size of, Chinas EV market; the Companys expectations regarding demand for, and market acceptance of, its products and services; the Companys expectations regarding its relationships with customers, contract manufacturer, suppliers, third-party service providers, strategic partners and other stakeholders; general economic and business conditions; and assumptions underlying or related to any of the foregoing. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in the Companys filings with the SEC. All information provided in this Form 6-K is as of the date hereof, and the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Hongdi Brian Gu
Vice Chairman and President
Date: November 19, 2020