Management

Bangxin Zhang Bangxin Zhang is one of our founders and has served as our chairman and chief executive officer since our inception. Mr. Zhang provides vision, overall management, and strategic decision-making relating to marketing, investment planning, and corporate development. Mr. Zhang received his bachelor's degree in Life Sciences from Sichuan University in 2001, was in the postgraduate program of the Life Science School of Peking University from 2002 to 2007, and received an EMBA degree from China Europe International Business School in 2009.
Luo Rong Rong Luo has served as our Chief Financial Officer since Nov 1st, 2014. Prior to joining TAL, Mr. Luo was CFO of eLong Inc (Nasdaq: LONG) , a top online travel agency company. Prior to that, Mr. Luo also held a number of positions in Beijing and Seattle in the finance function of the Microsoft Corporation, including analyst, manager and senior manager. Mr. Luo holds a double major Bachelor's Degree in Economics and Information Management & Systems from Peking University, a Master's Degree in Management Science and Engineering from Tsinghua University.
Yachao Liu Yachao Liu has beenour director since October 2016. Since April 2011, Dr. Liu is our senior vice president and once headed our teaching and research division, teacher’s training school, information management center and network operation center. Prior to this, Dr. Liu was our vice president and was in charge of our online course offerings between January 2008 and April 2011. From September 2005 to January 2008, Dr. Liu was director of our middle school division. Dr. Liu received his bachelor’s degree in Mechanics from Peking University in 2003 and Ph.D. from the Institute of Mechanics of the Chinese Academy of Science in 2008.
Yunfeng Bai Yunfeng Bai has been our president since October 2016. Since April 2011, Mr. Bai is our senior vice president and leads our small class business throughout China. Prior to this, Mr. Bai served as our vice president between June 2008 and April 2011, and in this capacity he oversaw our personalized premium services. Mr. Bai founded our high school division in 2005 and was the director of our Beijing operations from June 2006 to May 2008. Mr. Bai received his bachelor’s degree in Engineering Automation from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in 2003. He attended the CEO class of Guanghua Management School of Peking University between 2008 and 2009 and graduated from the EMBA program of China Europe International Business School in 2012.
Yan Huang Yan Huang has been our chief technology officer since October 2016 and is in charge of company level new product incubation and technical system management. Mr. Huang joined TAL in April 2015 and has served as general manager of new product department and assistant vice president. Prior to joining TAL, Mr. Huang had served as Chief Architect atBaidu, director atTencent Research, as well as co-founder and software architect of PPLive (now known as PPTV). Mr. Huang received his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from University of Science and Technology of China.