Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc., an economy hotel chain in China, has appointed Huiping Yan, Home Inns' current senior vice president of finance and strategy, as CFO effective May 1st, 2010.
Yan, a corporate finance and accounting industry veteran, joined Home Inns in July of 2009. Previously, Yan spent 11 years at General Electric Company (GE) in both the United States and Asia, serving in a number of key roles in corporate financial management including tax controller of GE Energy, CFO and Board Director of GE Hydro Equipment Asia, Ltd., Headquarter CFO and financial planning and analysis manager of GE Energy Inspection and Repair Services, and business development lead program manager of Mergers and Acquisitions of GE Energy. Yan was a manager of International Services at Deloitte & Touch, LLC prior to joining GE.
Yan studied at Shanghai International Studies University and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration with an Accounting Major from Hawaii Pacific University. Ms. Yan graduated from the GE Experienced Finance Leadership Program and is a US Certified Public Accountant.