Chairman and Chief Executive OfficerJoseph Chen is the founder of our company. Mr. Chen has served as the chairman of our board of directors and chief executive officer of our company since our inception. Mr. Chen is a pioneer of China's internet industry. Before founding our company, Mr. Chen was the co-founder, chairman and chief executive officer of ChinaRen.com, a first-generation SNS in China and one of China's most visited websites in 1999. He served as senior vice president of Sohu.com after ChinaRen.com was acquired by Sohu in 2000. Mr. Chen holds a bachelor's degree in physics from the University of Delaware, a master's degree in engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a M.B.A. degree from Stanford University.
Chief Operating Officer (currently on sabbatical leave) and Executive DirectorJames Jian Liu has served as our company's executive director since January 2008 and chief operating officer since February 2006. Before joining our company, he was the co-founder and chief executive officer of UUMe.com, one of the earliest social networking service websites in China. He served as product management director at Fortinet in its early years and held a senior product manager role at Siebel Systems. Mr. Liu started his career as a management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in China. Mr. Liu holds a bachelor's degree in computer science from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and a M.B.A. degree from Stanford University, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar.
Interim Chief Financial OfficerMichasel Schifsky has over three decades of financial and operational management experience. His background includes executive roles in organizations ranging from large established public companies to small and mid-sized rapid growth enterprises where he gained critical experience in leadership, organizational development, capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, SEC reporting, and corporate governance. He holds a B.S. in accountancy from Villanova University.
Vice President of TechnologyHe Li has served as vice president of our company since 2014 and is now in charge of technology at Moatable. Mr. Li joined our company in 2011 and has since held various positions in research and development. Mr. Li received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and a master’s degree in Software Science Theory from Peking University.