Board of Directors
Founder, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Song Wang is the founder, chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer. He co-founded the company in 1998. Mr. Wang oversees the strategic direction of the company and has transformed the company from a small start-up to an established and leading content and application delivery service provider in China. Prior to co-founding the company, Mr. Wang served as the chief representative of Business 2000 Resources Beijing Office from 1996 to 1998. Prior to that, Mr. Wang served as Greater China senior counsel for Boston Technology, Inc. from 1995 to 1996. He worked for Northern China Computer Technologies Institute as a computer-aided design engineer from 1987 to 1995. Mr. Wang studied French at the China Foreign Affairs University and attended EMBA training courses on top manager management at the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University. Mr. Wang is the husband of Ms. Jean Xiaohong Kou, co-founder, director and senior vice president.
Jean Xiaohong Kou
Co-founder, Director and Senior Vice President
Ms. Jean Xiaohong Kou is co-founder, director and senior vice president. She co-founded the company in 1998. Ms. Kou is in charge of developing human resources strategy, business development functionality and financial strategy development, and supervises day-to-day administrative matters. Prior to co-founding the company, Ms. Kou worked for seven years at Town Sky Technology Group, an information technology company based in Hong Kong, as senior sales manager for Greater China area. Ms. Kou studied computer applications at Beijing Jiaotong University and attended training courses on human resources and financial management at the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University. Ms. Kou is the wife of Mr. Song Wang, co-founder, chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer.
Mr. Yunjie Liu has served as an independent director since October 2005. Mr. Liu has extensive experience in telecommunications technology and management, particularly in the area of data communications. He currently serves as chief scientist of the Technology Committee of China United Network Communications (Group) Limited, formerly known as China United Telecommunications Corporation (Group) Limited, or Unicom Group. From April 1999 to December 2003, Mr. Liu served as the Chief Engineer and later vice president of Unicom Group. From May 2000 to January 2004, Mr. Liu was vice president of China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (formerly known as China Unicom Limited), a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Unicom Group is an indirect controlling shareholder of China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited. After he retired, Mr. Liu served as a non-executive director of China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited from February 2004 to April 2006. Prior to joining Unicom Group, Mr. Liu held various high-ranking positions at the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications, including director general of the Institute of Data Communication Research and president of the Institute of Postal. Mr. Liu received a bachelor's degree in physics from Peking University and is a member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering.
Mr. Fuya Zheng
Mr. Fuya Zheng has served as our independent director since February 2018. Mr. Zheng has been an independent executive director for Yingde Gases Group Company Limited (HK: 02168) and member of the investment committee since 2009 and 2013, respectively. Mr. Zheng served as chief financial officer of COGO Group Inc. from 2008 to 2012 and as vice president of travel services of ELONG Inc. from 2000 to 2007. Both companies were Nasdaq-listed companies. Between 1994 and 2000, he held positions with The Bank of New York, Reserve Management Corp. and Dean Witter InterCapital Co., the asset management division of Dean Witter Reynolds. Mr. Zheng earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration with an accounting concentration from the Bernard M. Baruch College at City University of New York.
Mr. Bang Zhang
Mr. Bang Zhang served as an independent director effective August 1, 2017. Mr. Zhang has more than twenty years of financial experience and currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer of DG Group, a social network and media company. Previously, Mr. Zhang served in various capacities as a director, chief financial officer, controller and accounting manager for a number of public and private companies. Mr. Zhang holds an MBA and is a fellow member of CGMA and CIMA