Ms. Linda Wong has served as our independent director since July 2015. Ms. Wong has over 25 years of experience in the banking business and has spent the last three years at a start-up internet finance company. Ms. Wong has served as the chairman and CEO of PingAn Pay, a subsidiary of PingAn Insurance Group, from July 2012. Prior to that, she served as the managing director and head of Hong 146 Kong and China Consumer Banking of DBS Bank (HK) Limited from September 2008 to June 2012, and held various management positions at ABN AMRO N.V. from May 2004 to August 2008, and at Citibank N.V. Hong Kong from July 2000 to April 2004. She worked at Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong from June 1989 to June 2000 and Bank of Credit and Commerce from June 1986 to May 1989.
Ms. Wong holds an International Investment Advisory Certificate. She received her bachelor’s degree in computing science and statistics from University of Guelph, Canada and a diploma in business management from Henley on Thames, UK in 1999.