Mr. Junfeng Wang
Mr. Junfeng Wang was appointed as Chairman of Board of Directors, effective August 10, 2021. Mr. Wang acted as Chief Executive Officer of the Company through August 10, 2020 to August 25, 2021. Mr. Wang has over 15-year experience in product research and development, corporate management. He has expertise in the IT and internet industry and in the structuring and design of internet-related products. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Company since August 10, 2020, worked as a Technical Director with Beijing Chenglianxin Technology Co., Ltd., Internet in Logistics Platform section from 2016 to July 2020. From 2015 to 2016, he held the same type of technical director position with Juewei Group Beijing Digital Marketing Center in the Food Processing Department. He holds an MBA degree from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunication.
Mr. Qingliang Yang
Mr. Qingliang Yang was appointed as an executive director of the Company on April 2, 2021. Mr. Yang is the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the China Representative Office of Jinxiang Guinea Mining Group Co., Ltd. and has held that position since March 2016. As the Chief Representative of Jinxiang Guinea Mining Group’s operations in China, he is responsible for the overall planning, management and operations of the company’s business in China. Prior to that role, Mr. Yang had held various senior management positions at major Chinese and international companies and organizations, including serving as the general manager of the China Project Management Office of the World Bank, the Vice-President of the Research Institute of China Communications and Transportation Association, and a director and Executive VicePresident of Shenzhen Civil Aviation Co., Ltd, among others. Mr. Yang has extensive experience in large enterprise management and rich social resources. Mr. Yang holds a Master’s degree in international finance from Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
Dr. Jianfeng Yin
Dr. Jianfeng Yin was appointed as an independent director of the Company on March 18, 2020 and serves as the Chairman of our Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee. Dr. Yin has been a professor and doctoral advisor at University of International Business and Economics, a national university in Beijing, since August 2016. He is also a deputy director at National Institution for Finance & Development and the leading economist at China Zheshang Bank Co., Ltd. He was the deputy chief of the Institute of Finance of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (“CASS”) from July 2010 to July 2016. He was the director and assistant to chief at the research office of the Institute of Finance of CASS from July 2003 to July 2010. Dr. Yin was a visiting scholar at Yale University from July 2008 to Jun 2009. He received his bachelor degree from the Department of Electrical Engineering of Anhui College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering in July 1991, his master degree from the School of Economics of Anhui University in July 2000, and his doctoral degree from the gradual school of CASS in July 2003.
Mr. John Chen
Mr. John Chen is an independent director and serves as Chairman of the Company’s Audit Committee. Mr. Chen is California Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Chen has been the Chief Financial Officer of General Steel Holding Inc. (OTCBB: GSIH) since May 2004. From 1997 to 2003, Mr. Chen was a Senior Accountant at Moore Stephens Frazer and Torbet. Mr. Chen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Accounting from California State Polytechnic University.
Mr. Yiguo Xu
Mr. Yiguo Xu is an independent director appointed on March 26, 2019, and serves as Chairman of our Compensation Committee. Mr. Xu is the Secretary General of the National Institution for Finance and Development, the Dean of the Finance Faculty of the Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, the Deputy Director of the Finance Policy Research Centre of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the Secretary General of Beijing CBD International Finance Research Academy. He writes extensively on finance policies and conducts researches in various topics. He earned his master’s degree from the School of Finance of Renmin University of China and his PhD in finance from the Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.