Ku6 Media Co., Ltd. operator of online video portals in China, has appointed Tony Shen as chief financial officer effective as of September 24, 2010. Shen joined the Company as a consultant on August 30, 2010.
Shen brings to Ku6 more than 15 years of experience in finance and management. Most recently, he served at China BAK Battery, Inc., as Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, and Secretary from August 2007 to April 2010, and as Vice President of Strategic Development from May 2007 to August 2007. He was Acting Chief Financial Officer of eLong Inc., from July 2006 to April 2007. Since July 2010, Shen has also been an independent director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of China Electric Motor, Inc., a company listed on Nasdaq. He received a B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Tsinghua University and an M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia Business School.
Shen speaks English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.