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. Fernando Liu, Chief Financial Officer
Fernando Liu has been our chief financial officer since January 2011. Mr. Liu was an analyst at Barron Partners LP, an investment fund, from 2007 until December 2010, serving as Barron’s China region chief executive officer. From 2004 until 2007, Mr. Liu was an analyst and senior analyst for Eos Funds, an investment fund. Mr. Liu received his bachelor of commerce degree, with honors, in accounting and finance from the University of British Columbia and is a certified public accountant. He also served for six years in the primary reserve of the Canadian Armed Forces.
Mr. Adam Wasserman, CPA, Vice President of Financial Reporting
Mr. Wasserman serves as the Vice President of Financial Reporting for CWS. Mr. Wasserman is also the CEO of CFO Oncall, an accounting consulting firm. Mr. Wasserman holds a Bachelor of Administration Degree from the State University of New York, Albany and is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of New York .
Drew Bernstein, Independent Director
Mr. Bernstein has been a director since April 2009. Mr. Bernstein is co-founder and managing partner of the accounting firm Bernstein & Pinchuk LLP, a PCAOB registered accounting firm headquartered in New York, a position he has held since 1983. Mr. Bernstein is also a partner of the recently formed accounting firm of Marcum Bernstein & Pinchuk. Mr. Bernstein, a certified public accountant, received his BS degree from the University of Maryland Business School. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts, The New York State Society of Certified Public Accounts and The National Society of Accountants. Mr. Bernstein’s accounting experience and his work with a number of China-based public companies is important as we continue to implement and improve our internal controls. Mr. Bernstein is also a director and chairman of the audit committee of NeoStem, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, and Orient Paper, Inc., a producer and distributor of paper products in China.
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