Chairman & CEO
Mr. Li has served as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Newater Technology since June 2016. Mr. Li co-founded Jinzheng in 2012 and was appointed as Jinzheng’s Chief Executive Officer in July 2012. Mr. Li has also served as Jinzheng’s executive director since February 2016. Mr. Li served as President of Daqing Jiejingyuan Water Treatment Equipment Sales Co., Ltd. from 2005 until 2012. Before that, he worked as a sales manager. Mr. Li received his B.A. in accounting from Heilongjiang University. Mr. Li was nominated as a director because of his extensive experience and relationships in China’s water treatment industry.
Vice Chairman & CFO
Ms. Zhang has served as the Chief Financial Officer and Vice Chairman of Newater Technology since June 2016. Ms. Zhang co-founded Jinzheng in 2012, and has served as Jinzheng’s Chief Financial Officer since July 2012. From July 2012 to February 2016, Ms. Zhang also served as executive director and President of Jinzheng. Ms. Zhang was also appointed as President of Jinzheng in February 2016. From September 2005 through May 2012, Ms. Zhang served as Finance Manager of Daewoo Shipbuilding Ocean (Shandong) Co., Ltd., a subsidiary incorporated in Shandong province by Seoul based shipbuilder DSME. From May 2000 through September 2005, Ms. Zhang was Finance Manager of Doosan Engineering Machinery (China) Co, Ltd., a South Korean owned machine tool company in Shandong Province. Ms. Zhang holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Shandong Technology and Business University. Ms. Zhang was nominated as a director because of her extensive operations, accounting, internal control and financial knowledge of the company.
Mr. Li has served as an independent director of Newater Technology since June 2016. Since 2000, Mr. Li has been the Deputy Director of Yantai Huansheng Tax Accounting Firm. Between 1995 and 2000, Mr. Li served as General Manager of Yantai Ziguang Technology Co., Ltd. Between 1991 and 1995, Mr. Li served as Chief Financial Officer of Yantai Chunsheng Knitwear Co., Ltd. Mr. Li is a member of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CICPA), and a member of Certified Tax Agents (CTA). Mr. Li holds a bachelor’s degree in management engineering from Qingdao University. Mr. Li was nominated as a director because of his experience in management, tax, and accounting.
Ms. Chen has served as an independent director of Newater Technology since June 2016. Since 2013, Ms. Chen has been the Chief Financial Officer of Achilles Shanghai International Trading Co., Ltd. Between 2008 and 2013, Ms. Chen served as Chief Financial Officer of Shanghai Celco Electronic Co., Ltd. Between 2000 and 2008, Ms. Chen worked as head of the finance and accounting department of the Forestry Bureau of the Great Khingan Mountain. Ms. Chen is a member of the Institute of Public Accountants of Australia (IPA), a member of the Institute of Financial Accountants (IFA) of the United Kingdom, and a member of the China Association of Chief Financial Officers. Ms. Chen holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Changchun University of Science and Technology. Ms. Chen was nominated as a director because of her experience in accounting and auditing.
Mr. Shen has served as an independent director of Newater Technology since June 2016. Since 2001, Mr. Shen has served as Associate General Manager of Yantai Wanhua Micro Fibre Co., Ltd., in charge of national sales and marketing. Between 1993 and 2001, Mr. Shen served as international trade manager of China Machinery Import and Export Yantai Co., Ltd. Mr. Shen received his bachelor degree in machinery design and manufacturing from Yantai University. Mr. Shen was nominated as a director because of his sales and marketing experience.