Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Shaowei Zhang is the founder of our company. Mr. Zhang has served as the chairman of our board of directors and our chief executive officer since September 2018. Prior to founding our company, Mr. Zhang established and served as the principal of Kunming Qihang Education and Training School and Kunming Epoch Giant Tutorial School in 2006 and 2009, respectively. Mr. Zhang established Kunming College Student Private Tutorial Services Station and Kunming Xindenuo Accounting Training Center in 2003 and 2004, respectively. Mr. Zhang serves as a member of the Yunnan Provincial Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and a director of Long-Spring Institute of Learning and Human Development of Tsinghua University. Mr. Zhang received his bachelor’s degree in accounting in 2006 and his master’s degree in business administration in 2012 from Kunming University of Science and Technology. Mr. Zhang is currently pursuing his doctorate degree in education from Tsinghua University.
Director and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Lidong Zhu is our chief financial officer, and has served as our director since August 2019. Prior to joining us, Mr. Zhu served as the chief financial officer and senior vice president of China New Higher Education Group Limited (HKEX: 2001) from March 2016 to March 2018, and an executive director of such company from August 2016 to March 2018. From March 2013 to February 2016, Mr. Zhu served as the vice president of China Greenland Rundong Auto Group Limited (HKEX: 1365). From August 2005 to February 2013, Mr. Zhu respectively served as the finance director and the chief financial officer of three reputable automobile companies: Chery Automotive Co., Ltd., Beiqi Foton Motor Co., Ltd. (SSE: 600166) and ZAP Inc. From May 1996 to July 2005, Mr. Zhu worked at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Certified Public Accountants LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP, accumulating over nine years’ experience of audit work. Mr. Zhu has been a member of Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountant since December 1994. He received a bachelor’s degree in business management from Southwestern University of Finance and Economics in July 1993.
Mr. Yuanlin Hu will serve as our independent director immediately upon the effectiveness of our registration statement on Form F-1, of which this prospectus is a part. Mr. Hu is currently a professor for management and economics and a PhD supervisor at Kunming University of Science and Technology. Mr. Hu has served as an executive director of the eighth board of directors of Yunnan Province Accounting Society since 2017. Mr. Hu has served as the dean of department of accounting and a director of financial management institute at Kunming University of Science and Technology since 2013. Mr. Hu received his bachelor’s degree of in economics from Zhongnan University of Finance and Economics in 1995, his master’s degree and PhD in management from Kunming University of Science and Technology in 2001 and 2010, respectively.
Mr. Guangzhou Zhao will serve as our independent director immediately upon the effectiveness of our registration statement on Form F-1, of which this prospectus is a part. Mr. Zhao has served as an independent director of the board of Yunnan Tin Co., Ltd. (SZSE: 000960) since 2012. From 2003 to 2009, he served as an independent director of the board of Kunming Horti-Expo Garden Co., Ltd. (SZSE: 002293, currently known as Yunnan Tourism Co., Ltd.). From 2006 to 2017, Mr. Zhao served as the president of Kunming University of Science and Technology Oxbridge College. From 1994 to 2006, he served as the deputy dean of Kunming University of Science and Technology School of Management and Economics. From 1992 to 1994, he served as the deputy division director of Office of Science and Technology Administration of Yunnan Institute of Technology (currently known as Kunming University of Science and Technology). From 1988 to 1990, he served as the deputy division director of Department of Management of Yunnan Institute of Technology. Mr. Zhao received his bachelor’s degree in design and manufacture of tractors from Yunnan Institute of Technology in 1982 and his master’s degree from the System Science Institute of China Science Academy in 1988.