Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd., a residential real estate developer with a focus on high growth cities in China, has announced the appointment of Dr. Manbo He as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective June 30, 2014.
He joins Xinyuan from Kingold Group, a Guangzhou-based conglomerate, where he served as the group's chief operating officer since 2011. Dr.
He has extensive experience in accounting, financial reporting, operations and corporate governance, and has held various executive positions and served on the board of several Chinese conglomerates including Wanda Group, Tiens Group, and Holley Group.
Dr. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, an MBA in Finance, and a PhD in Econometrics and is a Certified General Accountant in Canada.
He replaces Helen Zhang who was interim CFO for the last seven months. Zhang will remain as Financial Controller and executive assistant to the CEO of the company.