People: YOU On Demand Holdings Inc (YOD.O)

YOD.O on Consolidated Issue listed on NASDAQ Capital Market

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23 Jul 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Shane McMahon

44 2013 Chairman of the Board

Xuesong Song

45 2014 Executive Chairman of the Board

Marc Urbach

41 2012 President, Chief Financial Officer

Weicheng Liu

56 2013 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Kevin Lin

2014 Chief Technology Officer

James Cassano

66 2008 Independent Director

Cliff Higgerson

73 2014 Independent Director

Jin Shi

43 2014 Independent Director

Arthur Wong

54 2014 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Shane McMahon

Mr. Shane B. McMahon is Chairman of the Board of You on Demand Holdings Inc. Prior to joining, from 2000 to December 31, 2009, Mr. McMahon served in various executive level positions with World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: WWE). Mr. McMahon has marketing and promotion experience and has been instrumental in exploiting pay-per-view and video on demand programming on a global basis. Mr. McMahon also sits on the Boards of Directors of International Sports Management (USA) Inc., a Delaware corporation, and Global Power of Literacy, a New York not-for-profit corporation.

Xuesong Song

Mr. Xuesong Song is Executive Chairman of the Board of You on Demand Holdings Inc. Mr. Song currently serves as the chairman of the board of directors and chief financial officer of China Growth Equity Investment Ltd., positions he has held since the company’s inception in January 2010. From May 2006 through January 2009, Mr. Song served as the chairman of ChinaGrowth North Acquisition Corporation, a special purpose acquisition company, which acquired UIB Group Limited in January 2009. Following the acquisition, Mr. Song served as a director of UIB Group Limited from January 2009 through May 2010. From May 2006 through January 2009, Mr. Song also served as the executive vice president of business development and a director of the board of ChinaGrowth South Acquisition Corporation, a special purpose acquisition company, which acquired Olympia Media Holdings Ltd. in January 2009. Mr. Song has been a principal of Chum Capital Group Limited since August 2001, a merchant banking firm that invests in growth Chinese companies and advises them in financings, mergers & acquisitions and restructurings, and chief executive officer of Beijing Chum Investment Co., Ltd. since December 2001. From April 2005 to May 2010, Mr. Song served as the chairman and chief executive officer of Shanghai Jinqiaotong Enterprise Developments Corporation Ltd., a direct investment company. Mr. Song has also served as a director of Mobile Vision Communication Ltd. since July 2004. Mr. Song received his M.B.A. from Oklahoma City/Tianjin Program and an Associate’s Degree in electrical engineering from Civil Aviation University of China.

Marc Urbach

Mr. Marc Urbach is President, Chief Financial Officer of You on Demand Holdings Inc. He was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Profile Home Inc., a privately held importer and distributor of home furnishings from September 2004 until February 2008. He additionally served on the Board and was part owner of Tri-state Trading LLC, a related import company during that same time period. Mr. Urbach was a Director of Finance at Mercer Inc., a Marsh & McLennan Company from 2002 to 2004. He was a Finance Manager at Small World Media from 2000 until 2002 and held a similar position at The Walt Disney Company from 1998 to 2000. He started his career at Arthur Andersen LLP as a senior auditor from 1995 to 1998. Mr. Urbach received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Babson College in 1995.

Weicheng Liu

Mr. Weicheng Liu is Chief Executive Officer, Director of You on Demand Holdings Inc. Prior to joining, Mr. Liu founded Sinotop Beijing and served as its sole officer and director until his resignation on July 30, 2010. Mr. Liu is currently a non-executive director of Codent Networks (Shanghai ) Co. Ltd., a mobile software company in China founded by Mr. Liu, and has served in that position since 2011, prior to which he served as the Chairman and CEO since 2003. Overall, Mr. Liu has almost twenty years of experience in the telecommunications and network technology industries. Mr. Liu received a degree in engineering physics from Tsinghua University and a Ph.D. from the University of Waterloo.

Kevin Lin

Mr. Kevin Lin is the Chief Technology Officer of the Company. Prior to joining YOU On Demand, Kevin served as a principal architect at Huawei's Silicon Valley Research Labs, advising internally on key technology disruptions and major shifts. In addition, Kevin has filed over 10 utility patents in the multimedia and wireless space. Kevin started his career with Nortel, Ericsson, and Alcatel, and later developed his leadership skills with start-ups at varying stages in Silicon Valley. Kevin has extensive experience in content delivery networks, online/mobile video, social networks and data analytics. Kevin has a B.S. and M.Sc. in computer science and holds an MBA from the University of Alberta in Canada.

James Cassano

Mr. James S. Cassano is an Independent Director of You on Demand Holdings Inc. since January 11, 2008. Mr. Cassano is currently a Partner & Chief Financial Officer of CoActive Health Solutions, LLC, a worldwide contract research organization, supporting the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Mr. Cassano has served as executive vice president, chief financial officer, secretary and director of Jaguar Acquisition Corporation a Delaware corporation (OTCBB: JGAC), a blank check company, since its formation in June 2005. In June 1998, Mr. Cassano founded New Forum Publishers, an electronic publisher of educational material for secondary schools, and served as its chairman of the Board and chief executive officer until it was sold to Apex Learning, Inc., a company controlled by Warburg Pincus, in August 2003. He remained with Apex until November 2003 in transition as vice president business development and served as a consultant to the company through February 2004. In June 1995, Mr. Cassano co-founded Advantix, Inc., a high volume electronic ticketing software and transaction services company which handled event related client and customer payments, that was re-named Tickets.com and went public through an IPO in 1999. From March 1987 to June 1995, Mr. Cassano served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of the Hill Group, Inc., a privately-held engineering and consulting organization, and from February 1986 to March 1987, Mr. Cassano served as vice president of investments and acquisitions for Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., a public venture development company. From May 1973 to February 1986, Mr. Cassano served as partner and director of strategic management services (Europe) for the strategic management group of Hay Associates. Mr. Cassano received a B.S. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from Purdue University and an M.B.A. from Wharton Graduate School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Cliff Higgerson

Mr. Cliff H. Higgerson is an Independent Director of YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. Mr. Cliff Higgerson has more than 35 years of experience in research, consulting, planning and venture investing. Combining the market insight of an analyst with a keen ability to identify blockbuster technologies early in their development, Mr. Higgerson has backed some of the most successful companies in the communications industry. He focuses his investments on telecommunications with an emphasis on carrier systems and equipment. Recent investments and board seats include Geronimo Energy, CafeX, MCT Technology, Ormet , Xtera , Juntos and California Medical Weight Management. Prior to investments include such industry leaders as Advanced Fibre Communications; America Online; Ciena; Digital Island (acquired by Cable & Wireless); Digital Microwave, now Stralex Networks; Tellabs; MCI; Octel; and Tut Systems. Mr. Higgerson was a Founding Partner of ComVentures and a General Partner with Vanguard Venture Partners. He has also served as a Managing Partner and Director of Research for Hambrecht & Quist, and as a Special Limited Partner and Director of the Communications Group for L.F. Rothschild, Unterberg, Towbin. He holds an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley, and a BS from the University of Illinois.

Jin Shi

Mr. Jin Shi is an Independent Director of You on Demand Holdings Inc. Mr. Jin Shi has been a managing partner of Chum Capital Group Limited since 2007, a merchant banking firm that invests in Chinese growth companies and advises them on financings, mergers & acquisitions and restructurings. He is also the independent director of Pingtan Marine Enterprise Limited, one of the largest deep-sea fishing companies in China. From 2011 through 2013, Mr. Shi served as the chief executive officer and a director on the board of China Growth Equity Investment Limited, which acquired Pingtan Marine Enterprise Limited in February 2013. From 2010 through 2011, he served as the vice-chairman and a director of the board of China Growth Equity Investment Limited. From 2006 through 2009, Mr. Shi served as the chief executive officer and a director of the board of ChinaGrowth North Acquisition Corporation, which acquired UIB Group Limited in January 2009, the second largest insurance brokerage firm in China. From 2006 through 2009, Mr. Shi also served as the chief financial officer and a director of the board of ChinaGrowth South Acquisition Corporation, which acquired Olympia Media Holdings Ltd. in January 2009, the largest privately-owned newspaper aggregator and operator in China. Mr. Shi has also been the chairman of Shanghai RayChem Industries Co., Ltd., a research & development based active pharmaceutical ingredient producer, since he founded the company in 2005. He is also the president of PharmaSource Inc., a company he founded in 1997. Mr. Shi received an EMBA from Guanghua School of Management, Peking University and a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Tianjin University.

Arthur Wong

Mr. Arthur Wong is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Arthur Wong is advisor and part-time CFO of Beijing Radio Cultural Transmission Company Limited ("Beijing Radio"). Prior to joining Beijing Radio, Mr. Wong served as CFO of Shanghai GreenTree Inns Hotel Management Group, Shanghai Nobao Renewable Energy and Henan Asia New-Energy. From 1982 to 2008, Mr. Wong spent 26 years at Deloitte, including in Hong Kong, San Jose and Beijing holding several positions including TMT (Technology, Media, Telecom) leader for northern China, national media sector leader, audit leader for northern China, lead partner for vc strategic partnership programs and representative of Deloitte. In addition to his role at Beijing Radio, Mr. Wong serves as a board member and chairperson of the audit committee of the following companies: VisionChina Media Inc., China Automotive Systems, Inc., Daqo New Energy Corp., Besunyen Holdings Company Limited and Termbray Petro-king Oilfield Services Limited. Mr. Wong is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants. Mr. Wong holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Economics from University of San Francisco and a Higher Diploma of Accountancy from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Shane McMahon

255,000

Xuesong Song

--

Marc Urbach

444,695

Weicheng Liu

276,476

Kevin Lin

--

James Cassano

--

Cliff Higgerson

--

Jin Shi

--

Arthur Wong

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

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