Secoo Announces Receipt of Withdrawal of Mr. Richard Rixue Li’s Going Private Proposal

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BEIJING, May 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Secoo Holding Limited (“Secoo” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SECO), Asia’s leading online integrated upscale products and services platform, today announced that the special committee of the Company’s board of directors (the “Board”) received a letter dated May 20, 2022 from Mr. Richard Rixue Li, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Secoo, stating that Mr. Richard Rixue Li would withdraw its prior non-binding going private proposal (the “Proposal”) dated January 10, 2021, with immediate effect. The letter stated that, having given due consideration to recent market conditions, Mr. Richard Rixue Li had determined not to proceed with the Proposal. The Board has approved to dissolve the special committee of the Board.

About Secoo Holding Limited

Secoo Holding Limited (“Secoo”) is Asia’s leading online integrated upscale products and services platform. Secoo provides customers a wide selection of authentic upscale products and lifestyle services on the Company’s integrated online and offline shopping platform which consists of the Secoo.com website, mobile applications and offline experience centers, offering over 420,000 SKUs, covering over 3,800 global and domestic brands. Supported by the Company’s proprietary database of upscale products, authentication procedures and brand cooperation, Secoo is able to ensure the authenticity and quality of every product offered on its platform.

For more information, please visit http://ir.secoo.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

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Secoo Holding Limited does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law. All information provided in this press release and in the attachments is as of the date of this press release, and Secoo Holding Limited undertakes no duty to update such information, except as required under applicable law.

For investor and media inquiries, please contact:

In China:
Secoo Holding Limited
Jingbo Ma
Tel: +86 10 6588-0135
E-mail:  ir@secoo.com

The Piacente Group, Inc.
Jenny Cai
Tel: +86 (10) 6508-0677
E-mail:  Secoo@tpg-ir.com

In the United States:
The Piacente Group, Inc.  
Brandi Piacente
Tel: +1-212-481-2050
E-mail:  Secoo@tpg-ir.com


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