Jacky Lo, a current executive at Yum China Holdings, has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the company, effective September 1.
Lo was interim CFO and treasurer of the company since June 2017. He also served as controller and principal accounting officer among other positions at the company.
Prior to joining Yum, Lo worked for Ernst & Young for 15 years, including most recently as Partner and the Deputy Director in the Asia Pacific Capital Markets Center of Ernst & Young's Professional Practice Group, specializing in U.S. generally accepted accounting principles, SEC reporting and Sarbanes Oxley compliance requirements.
Lo is a certified public accountant in Texas and a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Yum is a Fortune 500 fast-food restaurant company incorporated in the United States and has joint headquarters in Plano, Texas and Shanghai.