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Board of Directors

Mr. Zhiwei Xu
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Zhiwei Xu was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company (the “Board”) on August 16, 2019, and Chairman of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer of the Company on July 1, 2020. Since 1992, Mr. Xu has served as the Chairman of the board of directors of Jiangsu Longrich Group Co., Ltd. Since 2012, Mr. Xu has served as the Chairman of the board of directors of Shanghai Juhao Information Technology Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary variable interest entity of the Company. Mr. Xu graduated from EMBA program of Fudan Qiushi Continuing Education College in August 2002.

Ms. Mei Cai
Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Cai was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of the Company on November 15, 2020. Ms. Cai has served as director of CN Energy Group Inc. since August 2019. From July 23, 2019 to November 11, 2020, Ms. Cai has served as the Chief Financial Officer of China Eco-Materials Group Co., Limited. From October 2017 to July22, 2019, Ms. Cai has served as manager of Wealth Financial Services LLC. From December 2013 to September 2017, Ms. Cai served as audit manager at Friedman, LLP. From December 2006 to November 2013, Ms. Cai served as audit manager at Patrizio& Zhao, LLC. Ms. Cai graduated from Jiangsu Radio & TV University with a major in Economic Management in December, 2003. Ms. Cai is a U.S. citizen and resides in the U.S.

Ms. Dan (Jessie) Zhao
Director of the Board and Vice President

Ms. Zhao was appointed as a member of the Board on December 15, 2019 and vice president of finance the Company on September 17, 2020. Since May 2019, Ms. Zhao has served as secretary of the board of directors of Shanghai Juhao Information Technology Co., Ltd., a variable interest entity of the Company. Since April 2019, Ms. Zhao has served as supervisor of Nantong Zhuama Bioscience Co., Ltd. Since September 2017, Ms. Zhao has served as legal representative and managing director of Suzhou GuanYunShang Investment Management Co., Ltd. which has no actual operation yet. From April 1996 to May 2019, Ms. Zhao served in various positions at Jiangsu Longrich Group Co., Ltd. including head of investment department, general manager of its subsidiary company, director of customer service department and director of planning and information department. Ms. Zhao received her bachelor degree in Economics from Nanjing Audit University in June 2007. Ms. Zhao received her Senior Customer Service Manager certificate from the American Certification Institute in August 2010. Ms. Zhao passed the fund practitioner test of the Asset Management Association of China in April 2017.

Y. Tristan Kuo
Independent Director

Mr. Kuo was appointed as a member of our board of directors on December 23, 2020. Since November 1, 2019, Mr. Kuo has served as a board member, chairman of the audit committee and a member of compensation committee and corporate governance and nominating committee of Oriental Culture Holding LTD. (Nasdaq: OCG). Since April 2017, Mr. Kuo has served as chief financial officer of Aerkomm Inc. (EuroNext-Paris: AKOM, OTCQX: AKOM). From April 2016 to February 2020, Mr. Kuo served as vice president of investor relations and board secretary of Nutrastar International, Inc. From August 2015 to April 2017, Mr. Kuo served as chief financial officer of Success Holding Group International, Inc. From December 2014 to August 2015, Mr. Kuo served as chief financial officer and chief information officer of Tatum. From August 2014 to May 2015, Mr. Kuo served as a member of board of directors and chairman of the audit committee of KBS Fashion Group Limited (NASDAQ: KBSF). From June 2012 to November 2013, Mr. Kuo served as chief financial officer of Crown Bioscience, Inc. Mr. Kuo was the chief financial officer of China Biologic Products (NASDAQ: CBPO) from June 2008 to May 2012 and was the vice president-finance of China Biologic Products September 2007 to May 2008. Mr. Kuo received Master of Arts in Accounting from The Ohio State University in February 1982 and his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Soochow University in Taiwan in May 1977. We believe that Mr. Kuo’s expertise and knowledge of accounting and management will benefit the Company’s operations and make him a valuable member of the board of directors and its committees.

Mr. William Morris
Independent Director

Mr. William Morris was appointed as a member of the Board on July 1, 2020. Since December 2018, Mr. Morris has served as the trading advisor for WJM Trading Strategies, LLC. From December 2015 to February 2018, Mr. Morris was the Chief Investment Officer of Dividend Trade Fund LLC. From October 2010 to July 2012, Mr. Morris served as Options Market Maker for VTrader Pro. Mr. Morris received his bachelor of art degree in Psychology from the University of Dayton in April 1975.

Mr. Haitao Wang
Independent Director

Mr. Haitao Wang was appointed as a member of the Board on December 15, 2019. Since August 2016, Mr. Wang has served as the vice president of Qichen (Shenzhen) Fund Management Co. Ltd. and supervisor of Shanghai Xiandai Industrial Co., Ltd. From September 2010 to July 2016, Mr. Wang served as vice president of Beijing Hongtianxia Agriculture Development Joint-Stock Company. Mr. Wang graduated from Heilongjiang Finance School in 1990 with a major in in planning and statistics.