Mr. Xie has served as our Independent Director and Chairman of Nominating Committee since March 2017. He has been the president of Ji Shang Capital Group since 2015. He was the Chief Executive Officer of China Finance Think Tank from 2011 to 2014. Mr. Xie earned his master’s degree in EMBA from Peking University, his master’s degree in economics and his bachelor’s degree in finance from Jilin University. Mr. Xie has 37 years of practical and research experience in finance.