Co-founder, Chairperson of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Ying (Kate) Wang is our co-founder and has served as the chairperson of our board of directors and chief executive officer since our inception. Ms. Wang has also served as the chairperson of Relx Inc.'s board of directors and its chief executive officer since its inception. Ms. Wang has over ten years' experience in fast-moving consumer goods, technology and related industries. Prior to co-founding Relx Inc., Ms. Wang served several leadership roles, including the head of Didi Youxiang and head of Uber China at Didi Chuxing, and as a regional general manager at Uber China, from December 2014 to April 2018. Prior to joining Uber China, Ms. Wang worked as a consultant at Bain & Company from October 2013 to December 2014. Ms. Wang received a bachelor's degree in finance and law from Xi'an Jiaotong University, a master's degree in management from Xi'an Jiaotong University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.
Co-founder and Director
Mr. Long (David) Jiang is our co-founder and has served as our director since October 2020. Mr. Jiang is responsible for our distribution and retail management in China. Mr. Jiang has 17 years' extensive experience in fast-moving consumer goods and technology industries. Prior to co-founding Relx Inc., Mr. Jiang worked as a regional general manager at Didi Chuxing and worked at various positions at Uber China from August 2015 to January 2018. Prior to joining Uber China, Mr. Jiang worked at Bacardi from June 2010 to October 2014 and held several leadership roles, including national head of customer marketing and channel in China, such as enterprise customers and individual consumers, off-trade, e-commerce and marketing. Prior to that, Mr. Jiang worked as a senior group key accounts manager at L'Oréal from 2008 to 2010, and worked at Procter & Gamble from 2003 to 2008 where his last held position was senior key account manager. Mr. Jiang received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Tsinghua University and a master's degree in scientific policy strategy and management from the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Co-founder and Director
Mr. Yilong Wen is our co-founder and has served as our director since October 2020. Mr. Wen is responsible for our supply chain, product development and scientific research. Mr. Wen has nine years' experience in fast- moving consumer goods, technology and automobile industries. Prior to co-founding Relx Inc., Mr. Wen worked as a regional general manager at Didi Chuxing and worked at various positions at Uber China from August 2014 to February 2018. Prior to joining Uber China, Mr. Wen worked as a vehicle simulation engineer at Mercedes-Benz from December 2012 to July 2014. Mr. Wen received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan, and double master's degrees in mechanical engineering, design and manufacturing from the University of Michigan.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Chao Lu has served as our chief financial officer since March 2021. Mr. Lu has over 12 years’ experience in capital markets and investments. Prior to joining us, Mr. Lu served as managing director and head of Asia healthcare investment banking at Citigroup from December 2013 to March 2021. During his tenure at Citigroup, Mr. Lu was responsible for healthcare client coverage across the Asia Pacific region and led many landmark healthcare and biopharma transactions. In addition, he was also responsible for education and other selective consumer client coverage. Prior to joining Citigroup, Mr. Lu worked at CICC, Morgan Stanley and the private equity investment industry. Mr. Lu received a bachelor’s degree in operations research and financial engineering from Princeton University.
Head of Finance
Ms. Yueduo (Rachel) Zhang has served as our head of finance since September 2018. Ms. Zhang has over 12 years' experience in finance. Prior to joining us, Ms. Zhang worked as a portfolio manager at Vision Plus Capital from January 2016 to September 2018, where she was responsible for financial due diligence and investment portfolio management. Prior to that, Ms. Zhang worked as a risk control manager at SAIC Finance from June 2011 to March 2015, where she was responsible for post-loan risk control for vehicle financing business. Prior to that, Ms. Zhang worked as an assistant manager in the audit department at KPMG Huazhen LLP from September 2008 to June 2011. Ms. Zhang received a bachelor's degree in business administration from Zhejiang University. Ms. Zhang is a member of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants.