Mr. Richard Liu is the VP of Finance of EHang Holdings Limited, a leader in the global smart drone industry. Prior to EHang, Mr. Liu was the Group VP Finance and the CFO for New Business Group of 21Vianet (VNET), China’s largest carrier-neutral Internet infrastructure service provider and listed on NASDAQ. Before VNET, Mr. Liu was the CFO of Ecoplast Technologies, China’s largest bioplastics company, and completed the largest bank-backed equity investment in private high tech companies in Hubei province and the U.S. IPO preparation for the Company. Previously, Mr. Liu was in senior financial executive positions or in operational roles for PE/VC backed high tech companies in Internet, clean-tech and bio-tech sectors across China and the U.S. He helped the companies establish robust financial management systems and corporate governance mechanism and led the capital market initiatives including private and public financings and investment activities. Mr. Liu started his professional career at Arthur Andersen. He graduated with an MBA degree from The Anderson School of Management of University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and obtained his Bachelor of Engineering degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Mr. Liu is a member of Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CICPA).