Wanbao Xu, Founder, Executive Director
Mr Xu has spent his entire career in the financial services sector and the investment banking industry. Mr Xu has previously held roles with Citibank where he was a relationship manager and since 2016 has been an investment and client relationship manager at HengChuang Technology Co., Limited. Mr Xu has a bachelor’s degree in software engineering from the University of East China’s Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in logistics and supply chain management from the University of Portsmouth. Mr Xu is currently studying part-time for a doctorate in finance at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
Independent Non-Executive Directors
Shaun Carew-Wootton, Non-Executive Director
Mr Carew-Wootton is currently a director of a boutique private equity and advisory business and has been active in the venture capital and start-up market for over 20 years, initially as an entrepreneur and then as an investor. He has been a party to more than 40 investments across a broad range of sectors, stages and geographies, including Fintech, Telecom, Property and, Aviation. Mr Carew-Wootton also owns 20 freehold pubs in the UK, leased out on long leases which are independently run and managed. In his early career, Mr Carew-Wootton was in the hospitality industry as a developer and operations director of several well-known high street restaurant chains.
Gareth Edwards, Non-Executive Chairman
Mr Edwards is currently a non-executive director of Interserve PLC, a main market listed support services business in addition to a range of other non-executive roles and consultancies. Prior to taking up these roles, Mr Edwards was a practicising solicitor for over 30 years, latterly being the International Development Partner at Pinsent Masons LLP.
AUDITORS AND REPORTING ACCOUNTANTS
55 Baker Street,
BROKER AND PLACING AGENT
Computershare Investor Services (Cayman) Limited
Windward 1, Regatta Office Park
West Bay Road, Grand Cayman KY1-1103
Computershare Investor Services PLC
Bristol BS13 8AE
LEGAL ADVISERS TO THE COMPANY AS TO ENGLISH LAW
Locke Lord (UK) LLP
London EC2M 3AB
L&S Capital Limited
166 College Road
Middlesex HA1 1BH