Tiger Media Inc. has appointed Steve Ye as Chief Financial Officer, effective March 4, 2013.
Ye brings to Tiger Media over 15 years of financial management experience, including many years with U.S. listed Chinese companies.
Ye has extensive experience in financial oversight with GAAP, SOX compliance, implementing operational efficiencies, risk management and financial integration, as well as SEC financial reporting, budgeting and treasury management.
Ye joins Tiger Media from Suntech, one of the world’s largest producers of solar panels with 2011 revenue of $3.1 billion, and which is listed on the NYSE. At Suntech, Ye served as the Finance Director since 2011 and was responsible for financial reporting, planning as well as daily operational management of production.
Prior to Suntech, Ye served as Chief Financial Officer for Solar Entertech from 2009 to 2011 and was responsible for SEC public reporting, overseeing all accounting functions and operations management. Prior to Solar Enertech, Ye worked at Wells Fargo, General Electric and ABN AMRO Bank in various financial leadership roles.
Ye possesses an undergraduate degree from Shanghai International Studies University with a major in Accounting and a Masters of Business Administration from University of Rochester. Ye is both a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Financial Analyst.