Yum China Holdings, Inc. has appointed Jacky Lo as its Interim Chief Financial Officer, effective June 1, 2017.
Lo will replace Edwin "Ted" Stedem, who is resigning as the company's Chief Financial Officer effective June 1, 2017, for personal and family reasons.
Lo is Vice President, Controller and principal accounting officer of the company and he will continue to serve in this position alongside the role as interim Chief Financial Officer.
Lo joined Yum! Restaurants China, a division of Yum! Brands, Inc., in August 2016 as Vice President, Finance.
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.