Mr. Zheng Xu is our founder and has served as our chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer since our inception. From January 2012 to November 2014, Mr. Xu served as the general manager of the fruit business department of Lenovo Joyvio. From July 2001 to January 2012, Mr. Xu served as the general manager of the notebook business group of Lenovo (HKG: 0992). Mr. Xu received his bachelor’s degrees in information and computing science and business administration from the University of Science and Technology of China.
Mr. Jun Wang joined us in March 2017 and currently serves as our co-chief financial officer and head of retail cloud business. Mr. Wang has served as our director since June 2017. Prior to joining us, served as the associate director at the investment department of Far East Horizon (HKG: 03360) and Grand Flight Investment from March 2014 to March 2017. Mr. Wang also worked at CCB International from December 2011 to March 2014. Mr. Wang received his bachelor’s degree in software engineering from Wuhan University and master’s degree in business administration from the Simon School of Business, University of Rochester.
Mr. Yang Li joined us in December 2014 and has served as our chief technology officer since July 2019. Mr. Li currently also serves as the head of our on-demand DMW retail business. Mr. Li received his bachelor’s degree from Renmin University of China.
Ms. Yuan Sun joined us in August 2015 and currently serves as our head of intelligent fresh market business. Ms. Sun has served as our director since June 2017. Prior to joining us, Ms. Sun worked at Baring Asia Private Equity Fund from March 2014 to August 2015 and the investment banking department of Deutsche Bank (Hong Kong) from July 2012 to February 2014. Ms. Sun received her bachelor’s degree in economics and master’s degree in finance from Guanghua School of Management, Peking University.
Xi (Catherine) Chen
Ms. Xi (Catherine) Chen joined us in January 2021 and currently serves as our co-chief financial officer. Ms. Chen served as our senior vice president from January 2021 to July 2021. Prior to joining us, Ms. Chen served as chief financial officer of LIZHI INC. (Nasdaq: LIZI) from 2019 to 2020. Previously, Ms. Chen worked in Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division from 2010 to 2019 and served as an executive director from 2016 to 2019. Before that, Ms. Chen worked in the London offices of the Investment Banking Division of Credit Suisse from 2009 to 2010. Ms. Chen received her bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from Tsinghua University.