Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Xue has served as a Director of SkyPeople Juice Group Co., Ltd. since 2005. Mr. Xue served as the general manager of Shaanxi Hede Venture Capital Management Co., Ltd. from January 2006 to June 2007. Prior to that, he served as the business director of the investment banking division of Hualong Securities Co., Ltd. from April 2001 to December 2005. He also acted as the vice general manager of Shaanxi Huaye Foods Co., Ltd. from July 1998 to March 2001. From July 1989 to June 1998, he worked at the Northwestern Materials Bureau of the PLA General Logistics Department. Mr. Xue graduated from Xi’an Jiaotong University with an MBA degree in 2000. Mr. Xue obtained his Bachelor’s Degree from the National University of Defense Technology in July of 1989 with a major in Metal Material & Heat Treatment.
Interim Chief Financial Officer
Since December, 2009, Mr. Zheng has been serving as the Chief Financial Officer of SkyPeople Juice Group Co., Ltd. a company organized under the laws of China and a 99.78% indirectly-owned subsidiary of the Company. Mr. Zheng was the deputy general manager at Jingyang Branch of SkyPeople Juice Group Co., Ltd. from March, 2006 to November 2009. From May, 1994 to February, 2006, Mr. Zheng was the Financial Accounting Manager at Shaanxi Provincial Fruit Juice Processing Factory, a state-owned enterprise in Shaanxi, China. Mr. Zheng earned his bachelor degree in accounting by passing Chinese National Self-Examination in Financial Accounting in 1996. Mr. Zheng graduated from Shaanxi Technical College of Finance and Economics and received his junior college degree in Financial Accounting in 1994. Mr. Zheng received additional training in Advanced Business Management and Advanced Financial and Accounting Management at Jiaotong University in March, 2011 and July, 2012, respectively.
Vice President-R&D Department
Mr. Xiao has served as Vice-President of SkyPeople Fruit Juice since January of 2010. He previously held the position of Vice General Manager and Director of the R&D Department of Jingyang Branch from April 2006 to January 2010. He also served as the project manager of the preparation office and the manager of the R&D department at Liaoning Huludao Wonder Fruit Co., Ltd between March 2004 and April 2006. From 2000 to 2004, he served at Guotou Zhonglu Hancheng Fruit Juice & Beverage Co., Ltd. Prior to that, Chongjun Xiao served at Baoji Beer Hancheng Taishi Co., Ltd. Mr. Xiao is a holder of a Bachelor’s degree.