Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Our legal and commercial name is WSP Holdings Limited. We are a holding company incorporated in the Cayman Islands and conduct substantially all of our operations through our subsidiaries in China. WSP China was initially set up as a PRC-foreign joint venture under PRC laws in November 1999. WSP China underwent a series of corporate reorganizations and, in August 2006, became a wholly-owned subsidiary of FSHL, a company incorporated in the British Virgin Islands. In preparation for our initial public offering, WSP Holdings Limited was incorporated in the Cayman Islands in November 2006. WSP Holdings Limited was owned 69.4% and 30.6% by EMH and UMW China Ventures, respectively, at the time of its incorporation. EMH is wholly-owned by our chairman and chief executive officer, Mr. Longhua Piao, and UMW China Ventures is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of UMW. ... More ...