Mr. Duoguang Bei

Mr. Bei has served as an independent director of the Company since December, 2017. Mr. Bei has over 25 years of experience in the financial industry and currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of National Micro­finance Investment Co., Ltd., part-time professor and doctorate supervisor at Renmin University of China and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, and Co­Chair of the committee of Center for Microfinance Initiatives & Networks of Renmin University of China. He has participated in many major reforms and development events in China's financial markets while leading a number of major deals in China’s capital markets, such as those with ICBC, Pacific Insurance, Baosteel, and China Unicom. He previously served as Deputy Director of the National Debt Department of the Ministry of Finance, Deputy Director of the International Department of the SFC, Chief Representative of J.P. Morgan Beijing, Managing Director of China International Capital Corporation, CEO of Shanghai Financial Development Fund, and CEO of J.P. Morgan First Capital Securities. Mr. Bei received his bachelor's and master’s degrees in economics from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. He holds a doctorate in economics from Renmin University of China.