The following table sets forth the name and age of each of our executive officers, the positions and offices held by each executive officer with us, and the period during which the executive officers has served as one of our executive officers. All officers serveat the pleasure of the board of directors.
has been our Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, and General Manager since May 2003. From January 2002 to May 2003, Mr. Leng served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of American Flying Crane Corporation. From 1997 to 2002, Mr. Leng served as the General Manager of Heilongjiang Feihe Dairy Co., Limited, or Feihe Dairy, and he became the Chairman and General Manager in 2000. From 1989 to 1997, Mr. Leng served as a technician, deputy director and director of Zhaoguang Dairy Plants, the predecessor of Feihe Dairy. Mr. Leng received a bachelor’s degree in food engineering from Northeast Agriculture University, China and Shanghai Light Industrial College and studied business administration at Beijing University.
Mr. Leng has extensive executive experience with our company and a deep knowledge of PRC dairy company operations, our strategies, and our culture. Having led our company and certain of its subsidiaries and predecessors since 1989, Mr. Leng has been a driving force in our expansion and growth. His various executive roles before becoming our Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, and General Manager also give him experience in numerous aspects of our operations, including manufacturing, sales, marketing, finance, and distribution.
has been our Chief Financial Officer since May 2011, Acting Chief Financial Officer from November 2010 to May 2011, Vice Chairman since April 2008, and Secretary, Treasurer, and a director since May 2003. From May 2003 to April 2008, Mr. Liu served as our Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and Treasurer. From November 2000 to May 2003, Mr. Liu served as the Financial Officer of Feihe Dairy. From June 1998 to November 2000, Mr. Liu served as the Chief Executive Officer of Shenzhen Cima Limited, a financial consulting company. From January 1996 to June 1998, Mr. Liu served as Chief Executive Officer of Shensheng Jiajing Inc., a trading company. From September 1993 to January 1996, Mr. Liu served as the Chief Executive Officer of Zhengzhou Huacheng Limited, a trading company. Mr. Liu received a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from Xian Jiaotong University and from Shenzhen University.
Mr. Liu’s extensive finance, industry, and executive experience provide our board of directors with a valuable resource in understanding company operations and evaluating strategic opportunities. With more than ten years of comprehensive financial involvement with us, including as our chief financial officer, and eight years as one of our a directors, Mr. Liu’s intimate knowledge of our company and financial expertise drive our strategic decision making.
has been a director since May 2003, and he has also served as Vice President of Finance of Feihe Dairy since August 2001. From January 2000 to May 2003, Mr. Liu served as Chief Financial Officer and a director of American Flying Crane Corporation. From September 1998 to January 2000, Mr. Liu served as Chief Financial Officer at Feihe Dairy, where he also served in a variety of business positions from July 1992 to September 1998. Mr. Liu received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Northeast Agriculture University, China, and an associate degree in accounting from Country Cadre Institute under the Supervision of Ministry of Agriculture in China.
Mr. Liu has extensive experience in the PRC dairy industry and provides our board of directors with valuable insight regarding corporate strategy and operations. Having spent more than 15 years with Feihe Dairy in a variety of capacities, Mr. Liu has an intimate knowledge of our operations, including manufacturing, sales, marketing, finance, and distribution. This business knowledge, coupled with his broad industry expertise, make Mr. Liu a key strategic advisor on industry competition, business strategy, and other aspects of corporate oversight.