Directors and management

  • Robert Xu

    CEO & Chairman of the Board, Kingdee International Software Group, Ltd

    Xu Shaochun graduated from the Southeast University in Computer Science and achieved a Master of Accounting from the Research Institute for Fiscal Science, Ministry of Finance and an Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) from China Europe International Business School. He is a Government Special Allowance Expert awarded by the State Council.

    Xu Shaochun was a member of the Standing Committee of Shenzhen Municipal People’s Congress, a member of the Ninth Central Committee of China Democratic National Construction Association, a member of the Accounting and Information Technology Commission of the Ministry of Finance, and director of the China Siyuan Foundation for Poverty Alleviation. He has received many honors and awards, including “World Indigenous Entrepreneur Award of the United Nations”, “Outstanding Leader of China’s Information Industry”,and “Top 30 Contributors to the Economy of Shenzhen in the 3 Decades of Reform and Open-Door Policy”.

    In addition, Xu Shaochun, as co-founder of The China Management Model 50+ Forum (C50+) , has a dream about the rise of Chinese management model in the world and is committed to accelerating Chinese enterprises’ management upgrade .

    Kingdee International Software Group led by Robert Xu is the first mainland-based software company listed in Hong Kong and the largest cloud service provider in China. Kingdee has successfully made three transformations in the past 28 years, and used its financial software to help 12 million accountants put down their abacuses and ERP, improving the management efficiency of 6.8 million enterprises and 80 million individuals. Now,it is using cloud computing to facilitate the digital transformation of about 10 million enterprises and change the way about 100 million people work.

  • Lin Bo

    Executive Director, CFO of Kingdee Group

    Mr. Lin graduated from Xiamen University, majoring in Computer Sciences.

    Mr. Lin joined the Group in 1997, and he has served as the General Manager of the Company in the Fujian Province Region, the General Manager of the Group Operation ManagementDepartment, and the Director of Group Strategic Development Department.

    Mr. Lin has extensive experiences in strategic planning, marketing management and financial management.

  • Dong Mingzhu

    Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Ms. Dong is now the Chairman and President of Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai (stock code: SZ000651). Ms. Dong had been awarded the National May Day Labor Prize, and had been elected as a member of each of the 10th, 11th, 12th, and 13th National People’s Congress, a member of the Standing Committee of the China National Democratic Construction Association, and a member of the 10th, 11th, and 12th Executive Committee of All-China Women’s Federation.

    Ms. Dong has rich experience in operation and management of homehold appliances marketing channels, and the Regional Sales Model that she invented won “Excellent Achievement of Modernizing Enterprises’ Management of Guangdong Province”.

  • Gary Clark Biddle

    Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Gary Clark Biddle (白國禮), is Professor of Financial Accounting at the University of Melbourne and visiting professor at Columbia University, University of Hong Kong (“HKU”) and London Business School. Mr. Biddle earned his MBA and PhD degrees at University of Chicago. 

    He previously served as a professor at University of Chicago, University of Washington, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (“HKUST”) and HKU, and as a visiting professor at China Europe International Business School (China), Fudan University (China), University of Glasgow (UK), Institute for Management (IMD) (Switzerland) and Skolkovo Business School (Russia). Regarding academic leadership, Mr. Biddle served as the Dean and Chair Professor at HKU, and as the Academic Dean, Department Head, Council member, Court member, Senate member and Chair Professor at HKUST. Professionally, he is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Australian Institute of Company Directors, CPA Australia and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“HKICPA”). Mr. Biddle is a member of the American Accounting Association Executive Board, and as a Vice-President and Invited President-Elect Candidate, and a member of each of the Accounting Hall of Fame Selection Committee, Financial Reporting Review Panel of the Financial Reporting Council of Hong Kong, HKICPA Council, Accreditation and Financial Reporting Standards Committees of HKICPA, and Hong Kong Institute of Directors Training Committee; and as the President and co-founding Council Member of the Hong Kong Academic Accounting Association. Mr. Biddle is a leading expert in financial and management accounting, value creation, economic forecasting, corporate governance and performance metrics.


    Independent Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Mr. Zhou Jun Xiang , obtained a bachelor's degree in computer science from Wuhan University in 1986 and a master's degree in accounting from the Chinese Academy of Fiscal Sciences of the Ministry of Finance in 1989. In addition, Mr. Zhou Jun Xiang obtained the certificates of each of Chinese Certified Public Accountant and Chinese Certified Asset Appraiser. Mr. Zhou Jun Xiang is a Senior Partner of Dahua Certified Public Accountants (Special General Partnership), and served as a Partner of BDO China Shu Lun Pan Certified Public Accountants LLP from September 2011 to December 2019. Mr. Zhou Jun Xiang is also a member of each of Expert Group and Review Committee of Shenzhen Municipal Government Guidance Fund, Shenzhen Municipal Government Stable Fund and Shenzhen Angel FOF.

  • Liu Chiayung

    Independent Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Mr. Liu joined Trend Micro Company since 2002 and he has served as the President of Asia Pacific region and General Manager of Global Services business group, being responsible for the overall operation in Asia-Pacific region, the research & development and Trend Micro’s global enterprises cyber security outsourcing service planning.

    In 2007, Mr. Liu joined the Green and Associates and serves as the General Manager. He focuses on strategic human resource management consulting and guidance.

    Mr. Liu has extensive experience in high-tech marketing, business strategy planning and global corporation management.

    Mr. Liu was adjunct professor at Soochow University in Taiwan and visiting professor at Peter F.Drucker Academy in Beijing.

  • Katherine Rong Xin

    Independent Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Ms. Katherine Rong Xin, she received a master’s degree in applied linguistics from the Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (中國科學院研究生院) in July 1986, and a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from the California State University in June 1991. She obtained a doctor’s degree in business administration from the University of California in June 1995.

    Ms. Katherine Rong Xin has been a professor of management since September 2001 at the China Europe International Business School (中歐國際工商學院). She served as an assistant professor of management at the University of Southern California from September 1995 to August 1999. She served as an associate professor of management at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology from September 1999 to August 2001, and as a professor of management in the Faculty of IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland from August 2006 to December 2009. Ms. Katherine Rong Xin was awarded the Chinese Most Cited Researchers by Elsevier, a global provider of scientific, technical, and medical information, for seven consecutive years from 2014 to 2020.

  • Zhang Yong

    President of Kingdee China

    Mr. Zhang graduated from the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS).

    Mr. Zhang joined the Group in 1995. He has served as the General Manager of Shanghai Branch, the General Manager of eastern China region. Mr. Zhang holds important positions in the company’s market and marketing management etc. Therefore, Mr. Zhang has rich experience in marketing and team management.

    Mr. Zhang was a member of Committee of the 12th CPPCC of Putuo District, Shanghai, and vice president of Shanghai Informatization Youth Talent Association.