Mr. CHENG Yixiao is our co-founder, executive Director, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer. He is also a member of the Nomination Committee and holds directorship in certain subsidiaries of the Group. Mr. CHENG is responsible for overseeing the management of the business and operations of the Group, including leading the day-to-day operations, supervising product-related matters and strategic investments and acquisitions of the Group.
Prior to founding the Group, Mr. CHENG was a software engineer and developer at Hewlett-Packard from August 2007 to July 2009, and worked at Renren Inc. (a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange with stock symbol of RENN) from September 2009 to February 2011. “GIF Kuaishou”, our original mobile app for users to create and share animated images, was launched by Mr. CHENG in 2011.
Mr. CHENG received his bachelor’s degree in software engineering from the Software College of Northeastern University in Liaoning Province, the PRC, in July 2007.
Mr. SU Hua is our co-founder and executive Director. He is also a member of the Remuneration Committee and holds directorship in certain subsidiaries of the Group. Mr. SU focused primarily on formulating the Group’s long-term strategies and exploring new initiatives.
Mr. SU joined the Group in November 2013. Prior to that, Mr. SU worked as an engineer at Google China from December 2006 to October 2008, and Baidu, Inc. (a company listed on Nasdaq with stock symbol of BIDU with its secondary listing on the Stock Exchange with stock code of 9888) from January 2010 to May 2011.
Mr. SU received his bachelor’s degree in computer software from the School of Software, Tsinghua University in Beijing, the PRC, in July 2005.
Mr. Jin Bing is our Chief Financial Officer. He is primarily responsible for overall finance (accounting, financial management, etc.), audit and internal controls, and capital market activities of our Group.
Mr. Jin has strong and diversified financial background and experience. From August 2010 to March 2014, Mr. Jin worked at Citi’s China Investment Banking Department. From March 2014 to April 2017, Mr. Jin served several positions including as the Head of China Technology of Investment Banking and Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, at Credit Suisse, where he worked with many listed and private Chinese technology companies for various financing and mergers and acquisitions transactions. From May 2017 to April 2021, Mr. Jin served as the chief financial officer of Joyy Inc. (formerly known as YY Inc., a company listed on NASDAQ with stock code of YY). From May 2021 to January 2022, Mr. Jin served as the chief financial officer of Zuoyebang. He also previously worked in other areas including public service, consulting and corporate banking.
Mr. Jin received his bachelor's degree in English from Beijing Foreign Studies University, the PRC, in June 2000, his master's degree in Pacific International Affairs from the University of California, San Diego, the United States, in June 2004, and his MBA degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the United States, in May 2010.