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UTStarcom Holdings Corp (UTSI.OQ)

UTSI.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Himanshu Shah

51 2014 Chairman of the Board

Tim Ti

52 2016 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Zhaochen Huang

54 2016 Chief Operating Officer

Steven Chen

44 2016 Senior Vice President - Product & Technology

Eric Lam

67 2016 Vice President - Finance

Ellen Chen

2015 Vice President - Global Human Resource & Administration

Guoqi Jiang

2016 Vice President - Manufacturing

Hong Liang Lu

63 2009 Independent Director

Sean Shao

60 2012 Independent Director

Wendong Zhang

2017 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Himanshu Shah

Mr. Himanshu Harshad Shah is Chairman of the Board of UTStarcom Holdings Corp. He has served as our chairman of the board since June 2014 and director of the board since November 2013. Mr. Shah is the founder and president of Shah Capital and a managing general partner of Shah Capital Opportunity Fund LP. Mr. Shah has over 26 years of experience in global capital markets. He also serves as chairman of Marius Pharmaceuticals Inc. He received his master of business administration degree from the University of Akron and bachelor of commerce degree from Gujarat University in India.

Tim Ti

Mr. Tim Ti is Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. He has served as our Chief Executive Officer since January 2016, and as a director of the Board of Directors since November 2016. Mr. Ti brings more than twenty years of business and management expertise to the Company. He previously served as the CEO of Virtual Gateway Labs, Inc., a subsidiary of UTStarcom. Prior to that, Mr. Ti served various roles at UTStarcom, including Senior Vice-President of Advanced Network Architecture Technologies, Senior Vice-President of Research & Development, and General Manager of the Broadband Business Unit. Before joining UTStarcom, Mr. Ti was the Director of Application & Marketing of Advanced Communication Devices Corporation, which was acquired by UTStarcom in 2001. He received a Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering from Santa Clara University in 1993.

Zhaochen Huang

Dr. Zhaochen Huang is Chief Operating Officer of the company since January 2016. Dr. Huang brings more than twenty-five years of business and management expertise to the Company. He previously served as the Vice-President, Global Operations, at UTStarcom and General Manager of UTStarcom India. Prior to that, Dr. Huang served various positions at Soliton Systems, K.K. including General Manager of Soliton Systems Inc., USA and VP of Research and Development of Soliton Systems Shanghai. Prior to that, Dr. Huang served at SECOM Co., LTD. and Nanjing Institute of Solid Device. He received his doctorate degree of Engineering from Tokyo Institute of Technology.

Steven Chen

Mr. Steven Chen is Senior Vice President - Product & Technology of the company. He has more than 20 years experience in telecom area. Mr. Chen currently serves as Senior Vice President of Product & Technology and has led the function since May 2016. Previously he served various management roles in product management, marketing and R&D. Before joining UTStarcom in 2003, Mr. Chen served as leader of product marketing and technical at Hangzhou ECI Telecommunication Co. Ltd. He received an MBA degree from Zhejiang University in 2009 and a Bachelor of System Engineering from Xiamen University in 1995.

Eric Lam

Mr. Eric Lam is Vice President - Finance of the Company. He is responsible for overseeing UTStarcom’s global finance and accounting function since October, 2016. During his previous tenure with UTStarcom, he has held various senior financial management positions supporting sales and global supply chain operations. Prior to rejoining UTStarcom, Eric served as a special advisor to Shanghai Phicomm Communications. His professional career includes senior financial and operational management positions with The Gillette Company, Hewlett Packet Corporation, China Light and Power and other multinationals, as well as, start-up companies. Eric has multi-faceted global and international experience spanning the high technology, semi-conductor, energy, consumer products and defense industries. Eric was educated in the United States, earning a bachelor’s degree from Tufts University and a master’s in business administration degree from Columbia Business School.

Ellen Chen

Ms. Ellen Chen is Vice President - Global Human Resource & Administration of the company. She has more than twenty years of management experiences in HR and Administration area. Ms. Chen served as Vice President of Global Human Resource and Administration since January 2015 and led the Global HRA function since the beginning of 2014. Previously, Ellen has served at UTStarcom for about 12 years in senior HR management roles. Before joining UTStarcom, Ellen served as Director of HRA at Zhong Li Telecommunication & Technology Group and held various management roles at Jiale Software and Swiss Band Automatic System Engineering Co., Ltd., including managing functions of HR, Administration, IT & Marketing & Finance. Ellen received a bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from Shanghai University in 1993 and the qualification certifications of Human Resources Professional (HRP) and Engineer.

Guoqi Jiang

Mr. Guoqi Jiang is Vice President - Manufacturing of the company. He has more than twenty years of manufacturing management experience. Mr. Jiang served as our Vice President of Manufacturing since October 2016. He joined the company in April 2008, in charge of manufacturing management and served as Manufacturing Senior Director since March 2011. Previously, he had worked in Tian Jin Automatic Instruments Company as manufacturing undersecretary from 1990 to 1994, and worked in Motorola for more than 10 years as production and logistic manager. He graduated from Tianjin University in June 1990. He received a Bachelor degree in Industrial Automatic Instrument and a Bachelor degree in Enterprise Management.

Hong Liang Lu

Mr. Hong Liang Lu is Independent Director of UTStarcom Holdings Corp. He has served as a director since June 1991. Mr. Lu served as Chairman of the Board from March 2003 to December 2006 and from July 2008 to August 2009. From June 1991 until July 2008, Mr. Lu served as our Chief Executive Officer and from June 1991 until July 2007 he also served as our President. In June 1991, Mr. Lu cofounded UTStarcom, Inc. under its prior name, Unitech Telecom, Inc., which subsequently acquired StarCom Network Systems, Inc. in September 1995. From 1986 through December 1990, Mr. Lu served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Kyocera Unison, a majority-owned subsidiary of Kyocera International, Inc. Mr. Lu served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Unison World, Inc., a software development company from 1983 until its merger with Kyocera in 1986. From 1979 to 1983, Mr. Lu served as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Unison World, Inc. Mr. Lu holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley.

Sean Shao

Mr. Sean Shao is an Independent Director of UTStarcom Holdings Corp. He currently serves as (i) independent director and chairman of the audit committee of: 21Vianet Group, Inc., a carrier-neutral internet data center services provider listed on NASDAQ since August 2015; Jumei International Holding Ltd., an e-commerce company listed on NYSE since May 2014; LightInTheBox Holdings Co. Ltd., an e-commerce company listed on NYSE since June 2013 and UTStarcom Holdings Corp., a provider of broadband equipment and solutions listed on NASDAQ since October 2012, (ii) independent director and chairman of the audit and compensation committees of China Biologic Products, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company listed on NASDAQ since July 2008. He served as the chief financial officer and a Board member of Trina Solar Limited from 2006 to 2008 and from 2015 to 2017, respectively. In addition, Mr. Shao served from 2004 to 2006 as the chief financial officer of ChinaEdu Corporation, an educational service provider, and of Watchdata Technologies Ltd., a Chinese security software company. Prior to that, Mr. Shao worked at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu CPA Ltd. for approximately a decade. Mr. Shao received his master’s degree in health care administration from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1988 and his bachelor’s degree in art from East China Normal University in 1982. Mr. Shao is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Wendong Zhang

Ms. Wendong Zhang is Independent Director of the Company. She has served as the director since November, 2017. Ms. Zhang received an MBA degree from the Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. She earned a Bachelor degree in Economics at Minzu University of China. Ms. Zhang has rich experience in the areas of investment and financial management, strategic management and organization restructuring. Since 2015, she has been the assistant to the general manager of Beijing E-town International Investment & Development Co., Ltd., as well as to the leaders of its subsidiaries. Before that, she had various management roles at Beijing E-town, Orient Cultural Asset Management Co., Ltd. and Sheng Andi Investment Management Consulting Co., Ltd.

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