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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

David Chao

48 2012 Independent Chairman of the Board

Rick Yan

52 President, Chief Executive Officer, Secretary, Director

Kathleen Chien

45 2009 Acting Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer

Weimin Jin

44 2008 Senior Vice President

Tao Wang

52 Vice President

Kazumasa Watanabe

46 2012 Non-Executive Director

Li-Lan Cheng

50 2013 Independent Director

Erich Hertner

45 2014 Independent Director

Linda Chien

2014 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

David Chao

Mr. David K. Chao serves as an Independent Chairman of the Board of 51job, Inc. Mr. Chao is an independent director who has been a member of board since 2000. Mr. Chao is a co-founder and general partner of DCM. DCM. Prior to joining DCM, Mr. Chao was a co-founder of Japan Communications, Inc., a publicly traded provider of mobile data and voice communications services in Japan. Prior to that, he also worked at McKinsey & Company, Apple Computer and Recruit Co., Ltd. Mr. Chao serves on the boards of directors of Renren Inc., a social networking Internet platform in China listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and numerous DCM portfolio companies. Mr. Chao received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and East Asian Studies (Anthropology) from Brown University and his Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University.

Rick Yan

Mr. Rick Yan serves as President, Chief Executive Officer, Secretary, Director of 51job, Inc. Mr. Yan has been a director and chief executive officer of company since 2000. Mr. Yan is responsible for overall strategy and management. Mr. Yan was an investor and advisor of company from its inception and prior to his appointment as chief executive officer. Prior to joining company, he was a Director and the Head of China Practice at Bain & Company, an international strategy consulting company. Mr. Yan joined the firm in London in 1989, returned to Asia and set up Bain & Company’s Hong Kong and Beijing offices in 1991 and 1993, respectively. In his 11-year tenure with Bain & Company, he was widely acknowledged as an experience in the consumer products and technology sectors. Prior to his affiliation with Bain & Company, Mr. Yan worked at Hewlett-Packard in Hong Kong for four years and was awarded Marketing Executive of the Year. Mr. Yan received his Bachelor of Engineering degree and Master of Philosophy degree from the University of Hong Kong and his Master of Business Administration degree with distinction from INSEAD in France.

Kathleen Chien

Ms. Kathleen Chien serves as Acting Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer of 51job, Inc. Ms. Chien joined company in 1999 and served as chief financial officer from 2004 to March 2009. Prior to joining company, Ms. Chien worked in the financial services and management consulting industries, including three years with Bain & Company in Hong Kong and two years with Capital Securities Corp., a investment bank in Taiwan. During her tenure at Bain & Company, she was a consultant to a number of companies on strategic and marketing issues, including entry into the Chinese market and achieving cost and operational efficiencies. While at Capital Securities Corp., she completed a number of equity and equity-linked transactions, including the first ever Swiss-franc convertible bond issuance out of Taiwan, enabling client companies to raise capital from the European and U.S. investment community. Ms. Chien currently serves as a board member of ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd., a Internet content and application delivery services provider in China listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market, and Vipshop Holdings Ltd., a online discount retailer for brands in China listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Ms. Chien received her Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and her Master of Business Administration degree from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.

Weimin Jin

Mr. Weimin Jin serves as Senior Vice President of 51job, Inc. Mr. Jin joined company in 2000. Prior to joining company, Mr. Jin held sales management positions in multinational companies in Xian, including three years at Shell (China) Limited and one year with Colgate-Palmolive Co., Ltd. Mr. Jin received a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Xidian University.

Tao Wang

Mr. Tao Wang serves as Vice President of 51job, Inc. Mr. Wang joined company in 2000. Prior to joining company, Mr. Wang spent four years as a senior consultant at Bain & Company. Also, he served as a representative and the general manager of a joint venture company in Wuhan for TI Group Asia Pacific. Earlier in his career, Mr. Wang held engineering and project management positions at the Ministry of Aerospace Industry in China. Mr. Wang received a Bachelor of Science degree in Math from Shandong University and a Master of Engineering degree from the Second Academy under the PRC Ministry of Aerospace Industry. Mr. Wang also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Business School at University of Warwick in the United Kingdom.

Kazumasa Watanabe

Mr. Kazumasa Watanabe serves as Non-Executive Director of 51job, Inc. Mr. Watanabe has been a director of company since October 2012. Mr. Watanabe is a corporate executive officer of Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. and is head of research and development for the Asia sales promotion business. Since joining Recruit in 1991, he has been primarily involved in the growth and expansion of Recruit’s HR company and the online recruiting business. Starting his career as a sales representative, Mr. Watanabe became head of product in 1999 and then an editor-in-chief. In 2004, he assumed the role of division officer and has since held many senior positions throughout Recruit’s HR company responsible for new product and business development. Mr. Watanabe received his Bachelor degree in Commerce from Nagoya University in 1991.

Li-Lan Cheng

Mr. Li-Lan Cheng, CFA, serves as an Independent Director of 51job, Inc. Mr. Cheng has been an independent director of company since March 2013. Mr. Cheng is the chief operating officer of E-House (China) Holdings Limited, a real estate services company listed on the New York Stock Exchange, since April 2012 and served as its chief financial officer from November 2006 to April 2012. Prior to joining E-House, Mr. Cheng served from 2005 to 2006 as the chief financial officer of SouFun Holdings Limited, a real estate Internet portal and a home furnishing website in China. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Cheng served as an executive director and the chief financial officer of SOHO China Limited, a real estate developer in Beijing. From 1997 to 2002, he was an assistant director and the head of Asian transportation sector investment banking group of ABN AMRO Asia. Mr. Cheng is also an independent director of Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain Co. Ltd., a quick service restaurant chain listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and Le Gaga Holdings Limited, a greenhouse vegetable producer in China listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market. Mr. Cheng received his Bachelors degree in Economics from Swarthmore College and his Ph.D. degree in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mr. Cheng is a chartered financial analyst.

Erich Hertner

Mr. Erich Hertner is an Independent Director of 51job, Inc. Mr. He currently serves as the chief financial officer of YY Inc., an interactive social platform company in China listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market. From March 2007 to August 2011, Mr. He served as the chief financial officer of Giant Interactive Group Inc. From 2004 to 2007, he served as the chief strategy officer of Ninetowns Internet Technology Group Company Limited. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. He served as a private equity investment director of AIG Global Investment Corporation (Asia) Ltd. Mr. He received his Bachelor degree in Accounting from National Taipei University and his Master of Business Administration degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. He is a chartered financial analyst and certified public accountant in the United States.

Linda Chien