Professor Bin Yang
Independent Director Appointee

Professor Bin Yang has served as the president of the University of Minjiang in Fujian Province, China since August 2002. Prior to joining the University of Minjiang, Professor Yang held various administrative positions at Xiamen University from 1991 to 2002, including deputy provost of the university, dean of the Oujiang college and the Jinjiang college, and deputy dean of the department of finance and banking. Professor Yang has been qualified as a supervisor for doctoral degree candidates since 1996. He was conferred full professorship at Xiamen University in 1993. Professor Yang is a member of the International Fiscal Association and is currently appointed as a councilor or consultant for various organizations and governmental agencies, including the China Taxation Association, the China Institute of International Taxation and the People's Government of Fujian Province. He is also a member of the tenth and the eleventh People's Congress of Fujian Province. Professor Yang received a bachelor's degree, master's degree in Economics, and Ph.D. in Economics, all from Xiamen University.