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”.

  • Zhou Bowen

    Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Mr. Zhou serves as Chairman of JD Technology Committee, the Head of JD Exploration Labs, and President of JD Cloud & AI.

    Before joining JD.com Inc., Mr. Zhou served as a Director of the AI Foundations Lab at IBM Research in New York and the Chief Scientist of the IBM Watson Group.

    Mr. Zhou is a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (“IEEE”), an expert member of the National New Generation Artificial Intelligence Development Research Center and member of the National Committee on the Governance of The New Generation of Artificial Intelligence. Mr. Zhou has more than two decades of research and management experience in natural language recognition technology, machine learning and artificial intelligence.

  • Gary Clark Biddle

    Independent Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Gary Clark Biddle is the Professor of Financial Accounting at University of Melbourne and a Visiting Professor at Columbia University Business School, the University of Hong Kong (HKU), and London Business School.

    Professor Biddle earned his MBA and PhD degrees at University of Chicago.
    He previously served as a professor at each of the University of Chicago, University of Washington, and an associate dean of the School of Business and Management of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), and as visiting professor at China Europe International Business School (China), Fudan University (China), University of Glasgow (UK),  International Institute for Management Development (Switzerland), and the Moscow School of Management Skolkovo (Russia).

    In academic leadership, Professor Biddle served as Dean and Chair Professor at The University of Hong Kong, and as Associate Dean, Department Head, Council member, Court member, Senate member, and Chair Professor at HKUST.

    Mr. BIDDLE is a member of each of the American Accounting Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Hong Kong Business and Professionals Federation, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Hong Kong Institute of Directors, and he is the former president and co-founding council member of the Hong Kong Academic Accounting Association. He is a leading expert in financial accounting, financial markets, valuation, value creation, corporate management and performance metrics, including economic value appreciation rate. Mr. BIDDLE is also an independent non-executive director of Shui On Land Limited (stock code: HK-272), a company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange.

  • 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.

  • Ni Zhengdong

    Independent Non-executive Director of Kingdee Group

    Mr. Ni is an Independent Non-executive Director of the Group, obtained a master’s degree in engineering mechanics and doctor’s degree in business management from Tsinghua University.

    Mr. Ni is CEO, Executive Director and Chairman of the board of Zero2IPO Holdings Inc. (“Zero2IPO”), a HKEx-listed company (stock code:
    1945). He is primarily responsible for the overall management of the business, strategy and corporate development of Zero2IPO and its subsidiaries.

    Mr. Ni started the business of Zero2IPO in 2001 and has over 20 years of experience in the equity investment service industry.

    In addition, Mr. Ni currently serves as the chair of the Limited Partners Association of China and as the secretary general of China Angel Investment Association.

  • 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.