Mr. Steve Zhenqing Zhang Chief Executive Officer and Director
Prior to joining 21Vianet, Mr. Steve Zhang served as the President and CEO of AsiaInfo, China's largest provider of IT solutions and services in the telecommunications industry, for nine years from 2005 to 2014. In 2012, Mr. Zhang was named one of the 25 hottest business leaders in Asia by Fortune Magazine. He also led AsiaInfo through a successful privatization process from the NASDAQ market. Mr. Zhang joined AsiaInfo in 1999 and held various senior level positions before becoming President and CEO. Prior to AsiaInfo, Mr. Zhang worked for ten years in various IT companies in Silicon Valley, including Sun Microsystems and Hyperion Solutions. Mr. Zhang received his doctor's degree in information science from the University of Pisa, his master's degree in computer science from Rice University and his bachelor's degree in science from Tsinghua University.
Mr. Terry Wang Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Terry Wang has served as our chief financial officer since July 2015. Previously, Mr. Wang served as our independent director from April 2011 to August 2015. Mr. Wang has over 20 years of extensive experience in international financial service industry and management experience in technology, manufacturing industries and capital markets. Mr. Wang has been the chief financial officer since 2014 at GalaxyCore, a company for designing and providing CMOS image sensor. From 2008 to 2014, Mr. Wang served as the chief financial officer at Trina Solar Ltd., a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Prior to joining Trina Solar Ltd., Mr. Wang served as the executive vice president of finance of Spreadtrum Communications, Inc., a wireless and fabless semiconductor company listed on NASDAQ, from 2004 to 2007. Before that, Mr. Wang served as the chief financial officer of a silicon valley-based technology company and controller at one of the largest NASDAQ-listed semiconductor assembly and testing companies. Before that time, he worked for several years in capital market and service industries. Mr. Wang is a certified management accountant (CMA) and is certified in financial management (CFM). Mr. Wang received an MBA from University of Wisconsin and master of science degrees from Brown University and Fudan University. Mr. Wang received his bachelor’s degree in science from Fudan University.
Mr. Qi Ning Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Qi Ning has served as our chief operating officer since January 2015. Mr. Ning has also served as our senior vice president from August
2012 to December 2014. From May 2012 to May 2008, Mr. Ning was the executive director of China Broadband Capital; from October 1999 to
May 2012, Mr. Ning served in various roles in various companies within China Netcom Group, from director of business development of China
Netcom Holding Co. to executive director and chief executive officer of CNC Broadband Corp.; from September 1989 to September 1999, Mr. Ning held various managerial positions in governmental organization, IT and telecommunication companies, including
China Chamber of International Commerce, IBM China, US based Telpac International Ltd. and the China Rep Office of Global TeleSystems
Group, which later merged with Esprit Telecom Group plc and was renamed as Global Crossing. Mr. Ning received his master's degree of
engineering in industrial & innovation economics from Tsinghua University in 1989 and his bachelor's degree of engineering in nuclear reactor
physics from Tsinghua University in 1986.
Mr. Feng Xiao Senior Vice President of Sales and Key Account, Data Center Business Group
Mr. Feng Xiao has served as our senior vice president of Sales and Key Account, Data Center Business Group since January 2009. Mr. Xiao
has served in various roles since joining us in 1996 as a sales manager. From May 1998 to December 2002, Mr. Xiao was the senior manager of
the marketing department; from January 2003 to December 2005, Mr. Xiao was a director of sales; from January 2006 to December 2007,
Mr. Xiao was the deputy general manager of our company; and from January 2008 to December 2008, Mr. Xiao was the general manager of
North China Region and vice president. Prior to joining us, Mr. Xiao was a planning manager of HeDe Group Company. Mr. Xiao graduated from
Capital University of Economics and Business in 1995, and received his MBA at China Europe International Business School in 2011..
Mr. Ningning Lai Senior Vice President of Products and Marketing, Data Center Business Group
Mr. Ningning Lai has served as our senior vice president of Products and Marketing, Data Center Business Group since October 2007.
Mr. Lai joined us as a network engineer in March 2000 and has served in many roles. From April 2001 to September 2004, Mr. Lai was the
manager of the network operation department; from October 2004 to June 2005, Mr. Lai was a senior business development manager for our
network business; and from July 2005 to July 2006, Mr. Lai was the senior manager of technical support center before being promoted to serve as
the director of our technical support center from August 2006 to September 2007. Prior to joining us, Mr. Lai worked for Capital Information
Development Co. Ltd. from July 1999 to February 2000. Mr. Lai received his bachelor's degree in computer science from Beijing Union
Mr. Wing-Dar Ker President of Microsoft Cloud Business Unit
Mr. Wing-Dar Ker has served as our president of Microsoft cloud business unit since October 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Ker was the general
manager of Microsoft's Customer Service and Support for the Asia Pacific and Greater China Region. Mr. Ker started his career with Microsoft as
the finance controller for the Greater China Region in August 1993, and held various managerial positions in Microsoft since then. Prior to joining
Microsoft, Mr. Ker was the manager and group head of the Business Systems Consulting group of Andersen Consulting (now known as
Accenture). Mr. Ker started his career in New York City where he served at several private companies for more than five years before joining
Accenture. Mr. Ker received his MBA degree from the Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and his bachelor's degree of
economics from the National Taiwan University.