Chairman, Executive Director & CEO
Bao Fan is the Founder, Chairman, CEO and Executive Director of China Renaissance, China’s leading financial institution serving the new economy.
Mr. Bao began his investment banking career at the dawn of the internet era in the late 1990s, having worked at Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse for years. Inspired by his clients’ entrepreneurial zeal, he joined AsiaInfo Holdings, Inc., a Chinese IT and software services provider, as chief strategy officer in 2000. He then founded China Renaissance in 2005 to connect China’s capital markets with the rest of the world, serving new economy entrepreneurs and investors on a global scale. In 2015, Mr. Bao was recognized as one of the world’s “50 Most Influential” by Bloomberg Markets.
Mr. Bao holds a master’s degree in business and economics from the BI Norwegian School of Management.
President, Chairman of CR Securities (Hong Kong) Limited
Cong Lin is President of China Renaissance Group and Chairman of the Board of Directors of China Renaissance Securities (Hong Kong) Limited, where he is responsible for the Group’s investment banking business.
Mr. Cong has over 30 years of experience in the banking and finance industry. Prior to joining the Group, he was Chairman of ICBC International Holdings Limited. Mr. Cong served in a variety of senior executive roles during his tenure with ICBC Group, including Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ICBC International Holdings Limited, Executive Director and President of ICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., and Chief Representative of the Beijing Office and Vice President of ICEA Finance Holdings Limited. He also held senior management positions at the Head Office of ICBC, where he was responsible for various core businesses, such as credit and treasury.
Mr. Cong holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Renmin University of China, a Master’s degree in Economics from the Graduate School of the People’s Bank of China Research Institute of Finance, and a Master of Business Administration from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business.
XIE Yi Jing, Kevin
Executive Director, Managing Director, Co-head of Investment Banking Division & Head of Healthcare Division
Xie Yi Jing co-founded China Renaissance. He is Managing Director, co-head of investment banking division and head of healthcare division. Since joining China Renaissance, Mr. Xie has held various management positions, including managing director of the financial sponsor team. Mr. Xie previously worked at Credit Suisse and served as vice president within its investment banking division.
Mr. Xie holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Sydney.
LAM Ka Cheong, Jason
President of CR International
Lam Ka Cheong is President of China Renaissance International, responsible for all business units and operational functions in Hong Kong and the United States.
Mr. Lam has 20 years of investment banking, corporate finance and capital markets experience in Greater China and Asia, with a focus on the technology sector. Prior to joining China Renaissance, Mr. Lam served as a managing director and co-head of Asia technology coverage at Credit Suisse. Before that, he held various investment banking positions at UBS, ABN AMRO Bank N.V. and Credit Suisse.
Mr. Lam holds a bachelor of science degree from Cornell University and a master’s degree in engineering economics systems and operation research from Stanford University.
Executive Director, Managing Director, Co-head of Investment Banking Division
Wang Lixing is Managing Director and Co-head of Investment Banking Division at China Renaissance. Mr. Wang started his investment banking career with China Renaissance in 2007 and since then has held various positions, including vice president of the TME Group and managing director of the corporate finance group.
Mr. Wang holds a bachelor’s degree in automotive engineering and a master’s degree in information and communication engineering from Tsinghua University.
Cui Qiang is CFO and shares responsibility for overseeing the overall financial management. Mr. Cui is a senior finance executive with deep expertise in corporate finance, tax, financial planning and analysis, financial reporting and risk management. He also has extensive capital markets experience. Since 2016, he has served as Chief Financial Officer of Huajing Securities, China Renaissance’s A-share market investment banking business.
Earlier in his career, he held a number of roles of increasing importance with Zhong De Securities, Deutsche Bank, PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting, Thakral Information Technology and Reanda Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. Cui received his Bachelor’s degree in International Business Management from the University of International Business and Economics and a Master’s degree in Management and Accounting from the University of Toronto. He is also a non-practicing member of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
CHEN Yang, Diana
Chief Operating Officer
Chen Yang serves as COO of China Renaissance Group. Since joining the Group, Ms. Chen has taken core leadership role, including actively participating in multiple key projects across the organization and engaging in strategic planning and operations management for the Group. She built the legal team and upgraded the human resource management system of Group, established the foundation of the group and the fund legal system, and strengthened the construction of organization and talents.
Prior to joining China Renaissance, Ms. Chen worked at Han Kun Law Offices, where her practice focused on supporting private equity and venture capital firms. During her time at the firm, Ms. Chen accumulated rich project experience in a variety of fields including foreign direct investment, mergers & acquisitions and overseas listings.
Ms. Chen holds a Master’s degree in Law from Vanderbilt University and a Bachelor's degree in Law from China University of Political Science and Law.
Xin Xin serves as Assistant CEO of China Renaissance Group. Since joining the Group, Ms. Xin has continuously promoted the improvement of platform ability, and made outstanding contributions to important work such as strategic decision-making and research system, business operation analysis, middle platform system, rules & regulations construction, knowledge management system and so on.
Prior to joining China Renaissance, Ms. Xin used to be the senior policy consultant of Baidu company's policy research department and the deputy general manager of Baidu Baizhong. Previously, she also served as deputy director of innovation business supervision department of China Securities Regulatory Commission and analyst of ECM department in Citibank Group.
Ms. Xin holds a Master’s degree in Finance from Carroll School of Management, Boston College and a Bachelor's degree in Finance from Tsinghua University.