China Information Security Technology, Inc. has appointed Jackie You Kazmerzak as its chief financial officer, effective August 17, 2009.
Kazmerzak is a seasoned executive with more than 10 years experience in corporate finance and investment management.
Prior to joining CIST, she was in charge of China investments for JLF Asset Management, and before that, served as CFO of the publicly traded Diguang International Development Company, Ltd. Earlier in her career, Kazmerzak was a portfolio manager at Sand Hill Advisors in Palo Ato, California, and an investment officer at Northern Trust in San Franciso. She began her career at Bank of America in the corporate finance division and has been a guest lecturer in INSEAD's MBA school. A Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Kazmerzak serves as a Strategic Advisor to CFA China. She received her bachelor's degree in economics from Shanghai International Studies University and obtained her MBA with a concentration in finance from Arizona State University.