PVTIME - JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (the "Company," or "JinkoSolar") (NYSE: JKS) announced the change of its chief financial officer, in order to comply with certain business operation independence requirements of the Shanghai Stock Exchange's Sci-Tech Innovation Board (the "STAR Market") in relation to the proposed listing of its principal operating subsidiary, Jinko Solar Co., Ltd. ("Jiangxi Jinko") on the STAR Market. The Company does not believe this change to its senior management team will have any material impact on its business operations.
Mr. Haiyun (Charlie) Cao has resigned as chief financial officer of the Company, effective immediately. Mr. Cao will carry out his responsibility at Jiangxi Jinko and will continue serving as a director of the Company. Mr. Mengmeng (Pan) Li has been appointed as chief financial officer of the Company, effective immediately.
Mr. Mengmeng (Pan) Li has been the deputy director of finance of the Company since 2021. Before that, he served as the senior internal audit manager of the Company from July 2017 to 2021. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Li served as an internal control manager of Hi-P International Limited, an SGX listed company, from 2016 to 2017, and an internal audit manager of Canadian Solar Inc., a Nasdaq listed company, from 2010 to 2015. Prior to 2010, he served at Ernst & Young and KPMG. Mr. Li is a Certified Internal Auditor. He received his bachelor's degree in economics from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics in 2003.
"We are pleased to welcome Pan as our chief financial officer," commented Mr. Xiande Li, JinkoSolar's chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer, "Pan has extensive experience in the industry, knows JinkoSolar well, and is highly qualified to serve as our chief financial officer."