Mr. Jianhua Wu, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Jianhua Wu has been our chief executive officer, chairman and a director since the completion of the reverse acquisition in November 2007. Mr. Wu founded our predecessor companies, Wuxi Huayang Dyeing Machinery Co., Ltd. and Wuxi Huayang Electrical Power Equipment Co., Ltd., in 1995 and 2004, respectively, and was executive director and general manager of these companies prior to becoming our chief executive officer. Mr. Wu was nominated as a director because of his position as our chief executive officer. Mr. Wu is a certified mechanical engineer.
Mr. Adam Wasserman, CPA, Chief Financial Officer
Adam Wasserman has been our chief financial officer since December 10, 2012. Mr. Wasserman served as our vice president of financial reporting from 2008 until his appointment as chief financial officer in December 2012. Mr. Wasserman is chief executive officer for CFO Oncall, Inc. and CFO Oncall Asia, Inc. (collectively “CFO Oncall”), in both of which he is the controlling stockholder. CFO Oncall provides chief financial officer services to various companies. Currently, Mr. Wasserman also serves as the chief financial officer of Oriental Dragon Corp, a position he has held since June 2010, Apps Genius Corp since January 2011, Yew Bio-Pharm Group, Inc. since September 2011, Universal Tech Corp since November 2012 and Wally World Media, Inc. since November 2012. Mr. Wasserman also served as chief financial officer for Gold Horse International, Inc. from July 2007 to September 2011, Transax International Limited from May 2005 to December 2011, and other companies all under the terms of consulting agreements with CFO Oncall. Mr. Wasserman holds a bachelor of science from the State University of New York at Albany. He is a member of The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, is a director, treasurer and an executive board member of Gold Coast Venture Capital Association.
Ming Zhao, Independent Director
Director since April 2014. Mr. Zhao has been chief financial officer of China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. since August 2011, having served as executive assistant to the chief executive officer and chief financial officer from September 2010 until July 2011. From July 2006 until August 2010, Mr. Zhao was a senior auditor with Sherb & Co., LLP. While at Sherb, Mr. Zhao was a senior auditor who worked on the audit of the Company’s financial statements. From December 2002 to July 2003, Mr. Zhao worked as financial analyst at Microsoft Corporation. Mr. Zhao received a bachelor of accounting degree from Central University of Finance and Economics in Beijing, China in July 1999, and his master of Professional Accounting from the University of Washington in December 2002. Mr. Zhao completed the course work for a PhD in accounting from Florida Atlantic University, but did not complete his dissertation. Mr. Zhao’s accounting experience is important to us for serving as the chairman of our audit committee.
Furen Chen, Independent Director
Furen Chen has been a director since July 2012. Mr. Chen is general manger and chairman of the board of Wuxi City ZhengCheng Accounting Services, Ltd., a position he has held since February 2000. From 1990 until February 2000, Mr. Chen was accounting manager at Qian Zhou Agricultural Financial Co., Ltd. Mr. Chen is a certified public accountant in China. Mr. Chen’s finance and accounting experience background is important to us as we improve our financial accounting controls.
Mr. Ryan Hua, Vice President, Operations
Mr. Hua is in charge of all the operational activities in the company since 2003. Prior to joining China Wind, Mr. Hua was the general manager at Wuxi Zhong Qiang Heavy Machinery, Inc and subsequently became a partner of the Company. Hua holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Nanjing University of Science and Technology