Chairman, CEO and President
Mr. Yang is a founder of Zhongchao Inc. and Zhongchao Shanghai. He has served as our general manager Zhongchao Shanghai since August 2012. From June 2013 to June 2016, Mr. Yang served as the first Chinese board member on the Global Alliance for Medical Education (GAME), a non-for-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of innovation in medical education throughout the world. From July 2012 to October 2015, Mr. Yang was the general manager at Medwork, a continuing medical education company. Mr. Yang obtained a bachelor degree in Clinical Medicine Science (traumatic surgery) from Gannan Medical University in 2005. Mr. Yang attended the master course of Social Medicine and Health Management as continuing education from 2006 to 2008 in Capital Medical University of China. From 2010 to 2012, Mr. Yang took part in the master course of Integrated Marketing Communication in Tsinghua University. We believe he is qualified to serve on the Board because of his extensive experience in healthcare training and education and his dedication to the Company.
CFO and Director
Ms. Xu is the CFO of Zhongchao Inc. and Zhongchao Shanghai. She has been serving as our CFO of Zhongchao Shanghai since January 2016. From September 2013 to January 2016, Ms. Xu served as the financial director of Zhongchao Shanghai. From September 2008 to August 2013, Ms. Xu worked for Otsuka (China) Investment Co., Ltd. as a financial director. Ms. Xu holds a bachelor degree in finance from Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics. We believe she is qualified to serve on the Board because of the perspective and experience she brings as our cofounder and CFO.
Kevin Dean Vassily
Kevin Dean Vassily is an independent director of the Company. Mr. Vassily served as an advisor at Woodseer, responsible to provide strategic and business development services for financial technology firm providing global dividend forecasts from March 2019 to present. He serves as an advisor at Go Capture, responsible to provide strategic, business development, and product development advisory work for emerging “Data as a Service” platform from July 2018 to present. He also serves as an advisor at Prometheus Fund, responsible to provide strategic, due diligence, and opportunity sourcing for Shanghai based merchant bank/PE firm focused on the “green” economy from July 2018 to present. Mr. Vassily served as an associate director of research at Keybanc Capital Markets, responsible for the KeyBanc Data Insights initiative and co-managed the Technology Research vertical from January 2015 to June 2018. From December 2010 to December 2014, he served as the director of research at Pacific Epoch, responsible for a complete overhaul of product and a complete business model restart post acquisition focusing on a “data-first” offering. From May 2007 to December 2010, he served as Asia technology business development/senior analyst at Pacific Crest Securities, responsible for establishing firm’s presence and relevance covering Asia Technology. From June 2003 to September 2006, he served as senior research analyst in the semiconductor technology group at Susquehanna International Group, responsible for research in semiconductor and related technologies. From January 2001 to May 2003, he served as the vice president and senior research analyst for semiconductor capital equipment at Thomas Weisel Partners, responsible for publishing research and maintaining financial models on each of the companies under coverage. He holds a bachelor degree in liberal arts from Denison University and a master degree in business administration from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.
Mr. Vassily is also an independent director for Denali Capital Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company listed on Nasdaq, an independent director nominee for Feutune Light Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company to be listed on Nasdaq, and an independent director nominee for Fortune Joy International Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company to be listed on Nasdaq.
John C. General
Mr. General serves as a Senior Manager of Global Revenue Assurance for Avaya, responsible for the appropriate recognition of revenue under current accounting standards, and review of transactions for audit purposes from April 2013 to present. He served as a manager of financial operations for Bed Bath & Beyond, Value Services Inc., responsible for the controllership and compliance reporting for the Company’s gift card business for all retail concepts from July 2010 to April 2013. He served as a director in the department of SOX Implementation for Virgin Mobile, responsible for ensuring SOX compliance from July 2004 to March 2009. From September 1986 to December 2003, he served in various positions at AT&T Corp., where he last served as a Financial Director responsible for revenue assurance and billing operations. He holds a license as a Certified Public Accountant, a certificate in Senior Executive Education from Columbia University, an MBA in Finance from Rutgers University, and bachelor’s degrees in both economics and accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Ms. Li works as the research assistant in Beijing Friendship Hospital - China Capital Medical University, responsible for conducting research in tropical diseases and development of detection kit of pathogenic microorganism from June 2012 to present. She served as a manager of the medicine management department in EPS Corporation, responsible for managing the importation of medicines from Japan to China from October 2009 to November 2011. Ms. Li holds a bachelor degree in clinical medicine from the Medical School of North China University of Science and Technology, a master degree in hemorheology from the Medical School of Peking University, and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the Medical School of Keio University.
Chief Medical Officer
Mr. Chen is the Chief Medical Officer of Zhongchao Inc. and Deputy General Manager of Medicine of Zhongchao Shanghai. He has been serving as our deputy general manager of medicine of Zhongchao Shanghai since March 2012, mainly responsible for designing PI and COPS courses on our MDMOOC online platform. Mr. Chen also serves as medical Director at Medwork from January 2010 to February 2012. From September 2008 to December 2009, Mr. Chen served D&S, a Chinese public relation corporation, as medical director. Mr. Chen holds a bachelor degree in Clinical Medicine Science from Shanxi Medical University and a master degree in pharmacology from Harbin University of Commerce.
Chief Sales Officer
Mr. Tian has been serving as our Chief Sales Officer of Zhongchao Inc. and Deputy General Manager of Sales of Zhongchao Shanghai. He has been serving as our deputy general manager of sales of Zhongchao Shanghai since November 2017. Prior to joining us, he served as the account director in Beijing Think Marketing Consulting Co., Ltd., a provider of advertising and consulting services to pharmaceutical enterprises from July 2010 to July 2016. From July 2007 to July 2010, Mr. Tian worked as a project manager of China International Exhibition Center Group Corporation. Mr. Tian holds a bachelor degree in Tourism Management (Event Management) from Beijing International Studies University and a master degree in Business Administration from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Wu is the Chief Operating Officer of Zhongchao Inc. and Zhongchao Shanghai. She has been serving as our Chief Operating Officer of Zhongchao Shanghai since March 2012. She is also the founder of Sunshine Health Forum. Ms. Wu holds a Bachelor of Management in healthcare management from North China University of Science and Technology.