Board of Directors

Board of Directors

  • Xiaobo An

    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

    Mr. Xiaobo An, founded and has held the position of our chairman since the inception of our business. He became our director in February 2017 and our chief executive officer in May 2019. Before founding our company and the creation of the “Hexin” brand, Mr. An founded Beijing Zhongdashixing Business Co., Ltd, Hexindai Wealth Management Co., Ltd, Hexindai and Hexindai Financial Information (Beijing) Co., Ltd. He served as a credit approval manager in Huaxia Bank from 2004 to 2008 where his responsibilities included the supervision of credit card application review. Mr. An received a bachelor’s degree in advertising from Hebei University. He was awarded the “Outstanding Innovator of the Financial Industry in China” title by the prestigious Economy magazine and Huazun Prize panel in 2014.

  • Luping Wei

    Vice President of Operations and Director

    Ms. Luping Wei has served as Hexindai’s Vice President of Operations since 2019. She joined the Company in 2013 as an Operations Manager and advanced to the Operations Director in 2018. Prior to joining Hexindai, she worked in multiple firms where she was responsible for the operation of websites and new media, and developed unique and considerable experience in the operational management of internet companies.

  • Stephen Markscheid

    Independent Director

    Mr. Stephen Markscheid, has served as our independent director since October 24, 2017. Mr. Markscheid is a partner at DealGlobe, a Shanghai based boutique investment bank. He currently serves as an independent director of ZZ Capital International, a Hong Kong GEM Board-listed company (HK GEM: 08295), Ener-Core, a U.S. company trading over-the-counter (OTCQB: ENCR), Fanhua Inc., formerly known as “CNinsure Inc.”, a NASDAQ-listed company (NASDAQ: FANH), and Jinko Solar Inc., a New York Stock Exchange-listed company (NYSE: JKS). From 1998 to 2006, Mr. Markscheid served as director and later as senior vice president at different group companies of General Electric, where he led GE Capital’s business development activities in China and Asia Pacific, primarily acquisitions and direct investments. Prior to General Electric, from 1994 to 1997, Mr. Markscheid worked with the Boston Consulting Group throughout Asia. Mr. Markscheid was a commercial banker for ten years in London, Chicago, New York, Hong Kong and Beijing with Chase Manhattan Bank and First National Bank of Chicago and has years of professional experience in the financial services industries. He obtained a bachelor of arts degree from Princeton University in 1976, a master’s degree in international affairs from Johns Hopkins University in 1980, and a master’s degree in business administration from Columbia University in 1991.

  • Dagang Guo

    Independent Director

    Mr. Dagang Guo, has served as our independent director since October 24, 2017. From 2014 to 2018, Mr. Guo served as the Secretary General of Beijing Internet Finance Industry Association. From 2012 to 2014, Mr. Guo served as Investment Director in Beyond Fund and Member of Investment Committee in Guotai Venture Capital Co. Ltd. From 2009 to 2012, Mr. Guo served as the General Manager of Business Development in ECS Technology China Ltd. From 2002 to 2009, Mr. Guo served as Product Director of Digital China, a Shenzhen Stock Exchange-listed company (SZ: 000034). Mr. Guo obtained his bachelor’s degree in Taiyuan University of Technology in 1994, and his master’s degree in FMBA from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in 2015.

  • David Wei Tang

    Independent Director

    Mr. David Wei Tang, has served as our independent director since October 24, 2017. Prior to joining our Company, Mr. Tang served as President of Huakang Financial Holdings, a Chinese multi-disciplinary financial holdings group with subsidiaries in investments, insurance, wealth management and financial technology. From 2008 to 2010 and from 2012 to 2013, Mr. Tang served as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Strategy Officer of Vimicro Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed company (NASDAQ: VIMC). Prior to that, from 2006 to 2008 he served as the Chief Financial Officer of Fanhua Inc., formerly known as “CNinsure Inc.”, a NASDAQ-listed company (NASDAQ: FANH), from 2003 to 2004, he served as the Chief Financial Officer of IRICO Group, a Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed company (HKSE: 438) and in 2000, he served as the Chief Financial Officer of Chinasoft International, a Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed company (HKSE: 354). Prior to those positions, he worked as an equity research analyst at Merrill Lynch & Co. in New York. Mr. Tang received a master’s degree in business administration from the Stern School of Business, New York University.