Ms. Zhilin Li: Ms. Li is the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of our company. She has served as a director since 2006 and as the President and Chief Executive Officer since 2005. She was a founder of Helpson, and served as chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Helpson from 1993 to 2005. Ms. Li was formerly the president of Haikou Bio-Engineering Institute as well as the vice president of Sichuan Institute of Biology. She graduated from Sichuan University with a degree in biology. Her role as a one of the founders of our company and her extensive experience in bio-engineering make her well suited to serve as our Chairman.
Ms. Heung Mei Tsui: Ms. Tsui has served as a director since April 28, 2009. Previously, Ms. Tsui served as a member of our board from October 2005 to February 2008. Ms. Tsui has been a self-employed businesswoman engaged in strategic investments and was previously engaged in the pharmaceutical chemical raw material import/export business. Ms. Tsui graduated from Hunan Financial & Economic College in 1982. Her experience in the trading side of the business affords her unique insights into the pharmaceutical industry, and her presence on our board of directors benefits the company greatly in the areas of strategic planning and execution.
Mr. Yingwen Zhang: Mr. Zhang has served as an independent director since January 2008. He also currently serves as the General Manger and Chief Executive Officer of Shanghai Reseat Medical Tech Co. Ltd., a medical device producer. Mr. Zhang is also a director and a member of the compensation committee of Chongqing Wanli Holdings (Group) LLC (SHA:600847). He acted as Senior Consultant of Sinofert Holdings Limited (HKG: 0297) of Sinochem Group from October 2005 to June 2009. Additionally, Mr. Zhang was the representative of the 9th Nation People¡¯s Congress of China. He was also appointed as the Commercial Counselor of the China Embassy in Malaysia from March 2000 through October 2005. Prior to that, Mr. Zhang was appointed as the Director-General to Sichuan Provincial Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation Bureau (the Commercial Bureau of Sichuan Province, China) from 1988 to 2000. In his early career he was a chemical-engineer, and then became a senior manager for several chemical corporations in China. From 1983 to 1988, Mr. Zhang served as the Chief Executive Officer of a large chemical state owned enterprise in the PRC affiliated with the Sinopec Group. Mr. Zhang graduated from the Chemical Engineering Department of Tianjin University in 1967. Mr. Zhang¡¯s extensive knowledge in areas of government regulation and policies, as well as his vast experience in senior management in the private sector, qualify him as an independent director of our company.
Mr. G. Michael Bennett: Mr. Bennett has served as an independent director since February 2008. In addition, he is the Audit Committee Chair for the Board of Directors of China Agritech, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAGC) and China Shen Zhou Mining & Resources, Inc. (Amex: SHZ). Mr. Bennett also presently serves as Chief Executive Officer of the American General Business Association in Beijing, China, a non-governmental organization , and has been doing so since 2009. From 2009 to August 2010, Mr. Bennett served as the Chief Financial Officer for China Architectural Engineering, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAEI), whose headquarters is in ZhuHai, PRC. Mr. Bennett was a partner of Nexis Investment Consulting Corporation based in Beijing from 2004-2009. He acted as a partner of ProCFO Company based in California which provided contract chief financial officer service for firms during 2000-2004. During 1998-2000, he was a basic law, accounting and tax professor in University of Hawaii, and an accounting, tax and audit professor in Chaminade of Honolulu. He served as the chief financial officer and member of the board of directors of Argonaut Computers from 1993 to 1998 in Southern California. Mr. Bennett worked as an accounting and audit professor at Chapman University from 1989 to 1993. He worked as an accounting, tax, and audit professor at California State University from 1986 to 1989, and he acted as chief financial officer and a board member of the National Automobile Club from 1983 to 1986. Mr. Bennett graduated from Michigan State University with an MBA in Finance and BA in Accounting. He currently is a DBA candidate in Corporate Governance at City University of Hong Kong. Mr. Bennett obtained his CPA license from the State of Colorado, but is currently inactive. Mr. Bennett¡¯s extensive background in accounting, financial management and reporting, including SEC related reporting qualifies Mr. Bennett to serve as an independent director of our company and the chairman of our audit committee.
Mr. Baowen Dong: Mr.Dong has served as an independent director since March 2008. Mr. Dong sat on the expert team of the Sichuan University from 2003 to 2008, doing teaching evaluation and assessment work in Engineering and Medical Science faculty. In recent years, Mr. Dong has focused on the research of China's Health Care Reform. Previously, he concentrated on biomedical and medical information researches. He has had different roles in areas of teaching and research, including as a dean and a professor, at Sichuan University from 1974 to 2001. Additionally, Mr. Dong was engaged in the field of communication technology from 1966 to 1974. Mr. Dong graduated from Xi¡¯an University of Science and Technology in 1966. His strong academic background in science and research brings value to our company in respect of research and development and qualifies him to serve as a director of our company.
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