Kandi Technologies Group appoints CSO and CFO
Mr. Wang, who is resigning as company's Chief Financial Officer in order to assume the position of Chief Strategy Officer, has 20 years of experience in operations, strategy, financial management, and mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Mei is a seasoned financial executive with a distinguished career of more than 15 years as an executive with Fortune 500 companies, large multinational enterprises, and middle market companies, including public companies, in both the U.S. and China.
Before joining Kandi, Mr. Mei served as the Chief Financial Officer and board secretary of Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company, a publicly traded biotechnology company based in China, from 2011 through 2016.
From 2015 through 2016, he also served as an independent non-executive member of the board of directors and as chairman of the audit committee of PharmaMax Corporation, also based in China.
From 2006 through 2011, Mr. Mei served as the Chief Financial Officer of Avineon, Inc., a multinational technology company located in the U.S., where he managed the Company's global financial operations in North America, Asia and Europe.
Prior to his service Avineon, Inc., he served as Controller of Arrowhead Global Solutions, Inc. (now part of Harris Corporation), a U.S.-based global provider of satellite communications to remote and harsh environments.
He has also served as the Controller of both PICS, Inc. and Thompson Hospitality Corporation, a member of the Compass Group family of companies, located in the U.S.
Mr. Mei received a B.S. degree in Economics from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China and holds an M.B.A. degree from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, where he graduated with distinction as a Fuqua Scholar.
Mr. Mei is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of Maryland, a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), and a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).