Vincent Wenbin QiuChairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Vincent Wenbin Qiu is one of our co-founders. Since the founding of our business in 2007, Mr. Qiu has served as chairman of our board of directors and our chief executive officer. Mr. Qiu also has served as a director of several companies in which we have invested. Prior to founding our company, Mr. Qiu participated the founding of Erry Network Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., or Shanghai Erry, in 2000, a company specialized in providing supply chain management solutions and services to consumer brands in China, and served as Shanghai Erry’s chief executive officer from March 2000 to January 2007. From 1993 to 2000, Mr. Qiu worked as a technical and solution architect and held technical management positions in various multinational companies, including NCR (Shanghai) Technology Services Ltd., China Hewlet-Packard Co., Ltd. (HP China) and Sun Microsystems (China) Limited. Mr. Qiu obtained his bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering from Tsinghua University in July 1992 in Beijing, the PRC.
Arthur Junrui YuChief Financial Officer
Mr. Arthur Junrui Yu has served as our chief financial officer since December 2020. Before joining us on September 1, 2020 as Vice President of Finance, Mr. Yu worked for Jaguar Land Rover Plc, where he served as CFO Greater China and Board Supervisor of the Chery Jaguar Land Rover from 2018 to 2020. Prior to this, Mr. Yu worked for BT Group Plc from 2009 to 2018 and held several senior leadership positions in UK and Hong Kong. His last role within BT Group was CFO, Asia, Middle East and Africa and Chairman of BT China. During his time at BT Group, he delivered significant cashflow and profitability improvement through an operational efficiency programme. In his earlier career, Mr. Yu worked as a management consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers from 2007 to 2009 and worked for Rolls-Royce Plc under its graduate leadership programme from 2004 to 2007. Mr. Yu received a BSc degree in management sciences from Warwick University in 2003 in England, an MSc degree in management information systems from the London School of Economics in 2004 in England, and an Executive MBA degree from Judge Business School, University of Cambridge in 2016 in England. He is currently a fellow member of the Charted Institute of Management Accountant.
Peter Tao LiangLogistics and Supply Chain VP
Mr. Peter Tao Liang currently serves as our vice president, in charge of operation of logistics and supply chain group and customer service. Mr. Liang rejoined us in November 2019. Mr. Liang served as our vice president, primarily supervising our logistic and administrative departments, from January 2017 to August 2019. Prior to that, Mr. Liang held a number of positions with us, including our logistics director from April 2014 to January 2017, our sales operation director, responsible for coordinating the front-back operation, from January 2011 to April 2014, our sales director of fast moving consumer products from September 2009 to January 2011, and our manager of logistic from March 2009 to September 2009.
Jason Nan XieIT Engineering and Management VPMr. Jason Nan Xie has served as our vice president in charge of IT engineering and management since December 2019. Prior to joining us, Mr. Xie worked as the chief technology officer at Guangzhou Yingzi Technology Inc., a farm-to-table supply chain technology company, from August 2018 to June 2019. From June 2014 to March 2018, Mr. Xie served as the general manager in charge of R&D operations at Vipshop (US) Inc., a big data and artificial intelligence focused technology subsidiary affiliated to Vipshop Holdings Limited, which is a Chinese online discount retailer listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Mr. Xie worked as a senior product manager at eBay from January 2012 to June 2014. Mr. Xie has extensive experience in enterprise applications and consumer internet industries. He received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in May 1997 and master’s degree in computer sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in May 2000 in the U.S.