Solar EnerTech Corp. has appointed Susan Yao as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective May 16, 2011. Yao will be responsible for the company's worldwide finance and accounting functions.
Yao has over 14 years of work experience in accounting and finance in multinational corporations. Prior to joining the company, Yao served as Financial Controller at Shanghai Shen-Mei Beverage & Food Co., Ltd., a Coca-Cola subsidiary in China from May 2010 to May 2011. Prior to her position at Coco-Cola, Yao was Deputy Finance Chief at Shanghai SVA-NEC Liquid Crystal Display Co., Ltd. for six years and previous to that worked at Shanghai Hewlett-Packard Co., Ltd. as a costing supervisor.
Yao began her career at Shanghai Jiao Tong University as an accounting lecturer. She holds a bachelor's degree in both accounting and economic law from Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics and a master's degree in accounting from the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics.