Management Team

Xiao Feng Yang

Chairman, President and Director

    Mr. Xiao Feng Yang is the chairman, president and director of the Company. Mr. Yang has over 20 years of executive management and operational experience in the IT services business. From October 2012 to present, Mr. Yang served as chairman and president of ChinaLink. From April 2009 to October 2012, Mr. Yang served as deputy general manager of ADP China to manage the service operation of HR BPO service in China. Prior to 2002, Mr. Yang was the Human Resource Director of Phillips. Mr. Yang graduated from Tongji University, Shanghai, China, with a bachelor’s degree in radio survey. Mr. Yang received his MBA degree both from Shanghai University of Finance and Webster University (US).

Raymond Ming Hui Lin

Chief Executive Officer and Director

    Mr. Raymond Ming Hui Lin is the chief executive officer and director of the Company. Mr. Lin joined CLPS in February 2009 as chief executive officer. From January 2008 to January 2009, Mr. Lin was business consultant of VanceInfo, after VanceInfo Acquired A-IT Software (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. Mr. Lin acted as general manager of A-IT Software (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. from April 2002 to December 2007. Mr. Lin is an IT outsourcing service veteran with a deep understanding of IT talent acquisition, training, development and service delivery. He has developed and pioneered the first kind of training programs for mainframe and VisionPLUS (a credit card processing solution) in China, which has made CLPS as one of the largest mainframe resource powerhouses and the VisionPLUS project team in Greater China. In 2015, Mr. Lin became the MSE senior advisor in Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

Tian van Acken

Chief Financial Officer

    Ms. Tian van Acken is the chief financial officer of the company. From December 2015 to September 2017, Ms. van Acken served as chief financial officer at ec+ Communication Corporation. From September 2011 to December 2015, Ms. van Acken held chief financial officer positions at various start-up companies in China. From March 2006 to September 2011, Ms. van Acken served as Greater China chief financial officer at Lowe China, subsidiary of Lowe Worldwide (Interpublic Group of Companies) in China. From 1996 to 2006, Ms. van Acken held various managerial financial positions at Siegfried Resources LLC in New York, Highland Capital Partners and PricewaterhouseCoopers in Boston, respectively. Ms. van Acken holds an MBA degree in Finance and Accounting from Rochester Institute of Technology. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a certified public accountant licensed in the State of Massachusetts.

Jian Xu

Senior Vice President of Operations and Corporate Secretary

    Mr. Jian Xu is the senior vice president of operations and corporate secretary. He has been the SVP of Operations since July 2008. From December 2003 to June 2008, Mr. Xu acted as IT consultant and trainer at A-IT Software Co., Ltd. From January 2003 to December 2003, Mr. Xu served as senior software developer at Neusoft Group Co., Ltd. From July 2000 to December 2003, he held the position of senior software developer at two software companies. Mr. Xu holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical and Electronic Engineering from Shenyang University of Technology.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Name Age Role
Xiao Feng Yang 54 Chairman, President and Director
Raymond Ming Hui Lin 53 Chief Executive Officer and Director
Jin He Shao 50 Independent Director
Kewei Huang 50 Independent Director
Kathryn Amooi 63 Independent Director

Xiao Feng Yang

Chairman, President and Director

    Mr. Xiao Feng Yang is the chairman, president and director of the Company. Mr. Yang has over 20 years of executive management and operational experience in the IT services business. From October 2012 to present, Mr. Yang served as chairman and president of ChinaLink. From April 2009 to October 2012, Mr. Yang served as deputy general manager of ADP China to manage the service operation of HR BPO service in China. Prior to 2002, Mr. Yang was the Human Resource Director of Phillips. Mr. Yang graduated from Tongji University, Shanghai, China, with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. Mr. Yang received his MBA degree both from Shanghai University of Finance and Webster University (US).

Raymond Ming Hui Lin

Chief Executive Officer and Director

    Mr. Raymond Ming Hui Lin is the chief executive officer and director of the Company. Mr. Lin joined CLPS in February 2009 as chief executive officer. From January 2008 to January 2009, Mr. Lin was business consultant of VanceInfo, after VanceInfo Acquired A-IT Software (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. Mr. Lin acted as general manager of A-IT Software (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. from April 2002 to December 2007. Mr. Lin is an IT outsourcing service veteran with a deep understanding of IT talent acquisition, training, development and service delivery. He has developed and pioneered the first kind of training programs for mainframe and VisionPLUS (a credit card processing solution) in China, which has made CLPS as one of the largest mainframe resource powerhouses and the VisionPLUS project team in Greater China. In 2015, Mr. Lin became the MSE senior advisor in Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

Jin He Shao

Independent Director

    Mr. Jin He Shao is an independent director of the Company. From January 2002 to present, Mr. Shao has been a partner at Shanghai Huajin Accounting & Consulting Professional Services. From August 1995 to December 2001, Mr. Shao served as senior tax manager at Phillips (China) Investment Co., Ltd. Mr. Shao received a joint MBA degree from Shanghai University of Finance & Economics and The Webster University. Mr. Shao holds the PRC equivalent of the CPA license. In addition, Mr. Shao attended Shanghai Grain College where he majored in finance and accounting, and STV University where he majored in auditing.

Kewei Huang

Independent Director

    Mr. Kewei Huang is an independent director of the Company. From September 2014 to present, Mr. Huang has held the office of the chief technology officer at Moxian, Inc. (MOXC), a Nasdaq listed company. In 1995, Mr. Huang received a PhD degree in component based technologies from the University of New South Wales. In addition, Mr. Huang holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from National University of Singapore and an MBA degree from Preston University.

Kathryn Amooi

Independent Director

    Ms. Kathryn Amooi is an independent director of the Company. Ms. Amooi has held various offices at Automatic Data Processing (ADP), LLC, a human capital management company, including as Senior Vice President from May 2011 to December 2014, as Senior Division Vice President from May 2008 to June 2011, and Managing Director/General Manager from June 2005 to June 2008 at Automatic Data Processing (ADP) China, LLC. Ms. Amooi attended University of Southern California.

BOARD COMMITTEE COMPOSITION

Director Audit Committee Compensation Committee Nominating Committee
Jin He Shao (1)(2)(3) (1) (1)
Kewei Huang (1) (1)(2) (1)
Kathryn Amooi (1) (1) (1)(2)

(1)Committee member

(2)Committee chairman

(3)Audit committee financial expert

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