Mr. Raymond Z. Wang has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Zhongchai Holding since April 2019. He has more than fifteen years of management and corporate governance experience, and has served as president and vice president for two international companies and chairman of the board for a non-profit organization. Mr. Wang’s experience includes business process optimization, organizational management, financial management, customer channel acquisition, warehouse management and logistics modernization.
Mr. Jing Jin has served as our Chief Financial Officer since October 24, 2019. He has also served as the Chief Financial Officer of Zhongchai Holding since August 2019. Prior to that, Mr. Jin served as the Chief Financial Officer of Tantech Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq: TANH), a manufacturer of bamboo-based charcoal products in PRC, from May 2016 to June 2019. From January 2014 to February 2015, Mr. Jin served as Senior Adviser for AAIC (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., a consulting Company in PRC, responsible for overseeing M&A transactions. From September 2011 to November 2013, he worked as a senior financial adviser in CanAccess Int’l Financial Consultants Ltd. in Vancouver, Canada, responsible for small-medium enterprises’ financing both in private and public sectors. From December 2008 to August 2011, Mr. Jin was an audit associate at MaloneBailey LLP, an accounting firm, in its offices in Canada and PRC. Mr. Jin graduated from Simon Fraser University in June 2008 in Burnaby, Canada with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.
Mr. Lei Chen has served as our Chief Scientist since October 24, 2019. He has also served as the Chief Scientist of Zhongchai Holding since April 2019. Prior to that, he was the Chief Scientist of Cenntro Automotive Group from July 2016 to March 2019 and responsible for technology development. Prior to that, Dr. Chen was a development consultant to Pinnacle Engines, Inc., a technology Company specializing in four-stroke engines from July 2013 to January 2016. He served as a Vice President of KLD Energy Technologies, Inc., a Company that develops sustainable propulsion technologies for the electric vehicle markets, and was in charge of the research and development of electrical motors from June 2009 to July 2013. He also founded GOTOAUTO.COM, a data engine software Company, and served as its Chief Technology Officer from March 1999 to September 2002. Prior to that, he was the principal consultant to E2 Capital Partners, a marketing consulting Company, from 1996 to 1999, and a sales director of PcBX Systems, Inc., a technology Company with PC based-PBX products, from 1994 to 1995. Dr. Chen has a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor degree in Physics from Shandong University, PRC.