Board of Directors
Mr. Kerry Xuefeng Chen is our co-founder and has been serving as our chairman and chief executive officer since our inception. Prior to founding our company, Mr. Chen served as a product manager at SYKES China, a world leading provider of multichannel demand generation and customer engagement services for global brands, from July 2006 to June 2010. Mr. Chen received his bachelor’s degree from Tongji University in July 2002 and master’s degree from Fudan University in June 2006.
Mr. Yongliang Wang has been serving as our director and president since June 2019. Prior to joining us, Mr. Wang was the senior director of Paipai business at JD Group since July 2008. Prior to that, Mr. Wang was a sales manager at Tianjin Samsung Opto-Electronics Co., Ltd. from January 2007 to February 2008 and the supervisor of the procurement center of Gome Electrical Appliances from July 2005 to January 2007. Mr. Wang received his bachelor’s degree from University of International Business and Economics in July 2005.
Mr. Lei Xu has been serving as our director since June 2019. Mr. Xu currently serves as the chief executive officer of JD Retail, and is responsible for the development, operation and strategy of JD Retail business, both online and offline. Since joining JD Group in 2009, Mr. Xu has held several leadership roles within the sales and marketing divisions of JD Retail business, including head of marketing and branding, head of JD Wireless, and head of marketing and platform operations of JD Group. Under his leadership, JD Group was successfully rebranded from 360buy to JD.com and launched JD Group’s popular mascot—Joy. Mr. Xu was responsible for the launch of JD Plus, the first paid membership service in China’s e-commerce industry, as well as Super Brand Day strategic marketing program. Mr. Xu also leads JD Group’s Kepler open platform, a key pillar of JD Group’s “Retail as a Service” strategy that leverages JD Group’s strengths in logistics, marketing, financial services, and other areas to help partners to expand their online businesses. Before joining JD Group, Mr. Xu held several senior management roles in marketing and operations at Lenovo, Allyes and Belle E-Commerce. Mr. Xu currently also serves as the director of JD Health International Inc. (HKEx: 6618) and Dada Nexus Limited (Nasdaq: DADA). Mr. Xu holds an EMBA degree from China Europe International Business School.
Mr. Wei Tang has been serving as our director since May 2021. Mr. Tang is the vice president of JD.com, Inc. and the head of the Client Service Centre of JD Logistics, a subsidiary of JD.com, Inc. Mr. Tang is experienced in supply chain management. Since joining JD.com in March 2014, Mr. Tang has held several leadership roles within JD Logistics, including the head of Heavy Cargo Transportation Operation Department and Distribution Department in Eastern Area of China and the general manager of Central Area of China. Mr. Tang holds an EMBA degree from China Europe International Business School.
Mr. Chen Chen has been serving as our chief financial officer since January 2021 and our director since May 2021. Prior to joining us, Mr. Chen was the chief financial officer of Yunji Inc. from May 2018 to December 2020. Before joining Yunji Inc., Mr. Chen was a partner at Deloitte and served various positions at Deloitte since July 2002. Mr. Chen currently also serves as an independent director and the chairman of the audit committee of Q&K International Group Limited. Mr. Chen is a member of the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA) and China Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CICPA). Mr. Chen received his bachelor’s degree from Shanghai Jiaotong University.
Mr. Jingbo Wang has been serving as our independent director since June 2021. Mr. Wang has been the chief financial officer of Agora, Inc. (Nasdaq: API), a real-time cloud engagement platform for human connections, since January 2020. From February 2018 to January 2020, Mr. Wang was a director and the chief financial officer of Qutoutiao Inc. (Nasdaq: QTT), an operator of mobile content platforms in China. From October 2014 to February 2018, Mr. Wang served as the chief financial officer of Yintech Investment Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: YIN), a provider of investment and trading services in China. Prior to that, Mr. Wang held several positions in the corporate finance division of Deutsche Bank from July 2009 to October 2014, including vice president. Mr. Wang received his bachelor’s degree in engineering from Tsinghua University in 2003, his master’s degree in computer science from the University of Hong Kong in 2005, and his PhD degree in management studies from the Sald Business School of the University of Oxford in 2010.
Mr. Guoxing Jiang has been serving as our independent director since June 2021. From November 2007 to November 2017, Mr. Jiang served as the vice chairman of the board and general manager of Shanghai Fudan Forward Technology Limited Company. From February 1995 to November 2007, Mr. Jiang held several positions in Fudan University and affiliated enterprises, including the vice director of School-Operating Industry Management Committee in Fudan University and chairman of the board of Shanghai Fudan Microelectronic Group Limited Company. Mr. Jiang received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics and computer science from Fudan University in 1987.