Management

Xi Zhang

Founder, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Xi Zhang is OneSmart’s founder and has served as its Chairman of the Board and chief executive officer since its inception. Mr. Zhang founded OneSmart in 2008. Prior to that, he served as general manager of EF Education China from December 2005 to December 2007, associate director of strategic planning at Johnson & Johnson Medical International from August 2004 to November 2005, marketing manager at Wrigley China from January 2000 to May 2002. In August 2012, Mr. Zhang was recognized as one of the "Top 10 Most Innovative Entrepreneurs in China in 2012" by Global Times. He received a bachelor's degree from Peking University in 1996 and a master's degree in business administration from Harvard Business School in 2004.

 

Dong Li

Director and Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Dong Li has served as OneSmart’s director since September 2017 and its chief financial officer since July 2017. Prior to joining OneSmart, Mr. Li served as chief financial officer of Pegasus Media Group Limited from April 2016 to April 2017 and chief financial officer of Ecovacs Robotics Holdings Limited from March 2015 to February 2016. From September 2008 to February 2015, Mr. Li worked as an associate and later vice president in investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and ICBC International in Hong Kong. Prior to that, Mr. Li worked in KPMG's auditing practice group for an extended period of time in its Beijing and Silicon Valley offices, respectively. Mr. Li received a bachelor's degree in accounting from School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University in July 1999, as well as a master's degree in business administration in finance from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University in June 2008. Mr. Li is a member of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Certified General Accountants Association of Canada.

 

Xiaoqiang Meng

Senior Vice President

Mr. Xiaoqiang Meng has served as OneSmart’s senior vice president of Young Children Education Group since October 2014. He served as the Company’s director from September 2017 to February 2018. Before joining OneSmart, Mr. Meng served as senior sales vice president of Beijing Huiyuan Food & Beverage Co., Ltd. from October 2013 to September 2014, general manager of Campbell Swire China from April 2012 to October 2013, national sales director of Lee Kum Kee (China) Trading Company from March 2007 to April 2012. Prior to that, Mr. Meng undertook several sales and managing roles at Pepsico Investment (China) Limited, Philip Morris (China) Management Co., Ltd. and Colgate Palmolive (GZ) Co., Ltd. Mr. Meng received a bachelor's degree in industrial foreign trade from University of Science and Technology in 1996.

 

Muyuan Ma

Vice President

Mr. Muyuan Ma has served as OneSmart’s vice president in charge of Research and Technology Center since 2014. Before joining OneSmart, Mr. Ma served as a vice president of Beijing Youcan Co Ltd.from 2012 to 2013, a vice president of Information Technology Co Ltd from 2008 to 2012, a senior director of Shanghai Shanda Networking Co Ltd from 2005 to 2008 and marketing director of Executive MBA program at School of Economics and Management of Tsinghua University from 2002 to 2005. Mr. Ma received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Beijing Union University in 1994 and a master’s degree in business administration from Warwick Business School in 2001.