SouFun Holdings Limited, a leading property portal in China, has strengthened its management team with the appointment of Mr. Kent (Cangsang) Huang as the company's Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Lan Guan, Fang's previous CFO, has been re-positioned as the Company's Vice President, concentrating on the tax planning and government relations management.
Mr. Huang joined Fang in October 2015 as Deputy CFO, and was in charge of financial reporting, investor relations and internal auditing functions. Prior to his role with us, he had served as Managing Partner with Oriental Cornerstone Capital and as Chief Financial Officer with China Housing (CHLN) and Land Inc. and had accumulated multiple years of banking experience with Cantor Fitzgerald and Collins Steward LLC. Mr. Huang holds a Master's degree from Columbia University and a Bachelor's degree from Shanghai Maritime University.
"We thank Ms. Guanfor the great support to Fang over these years. Ms. Guan has been an outstanding executive and a dedicated professional in managing the finance and many other functions at Fang. We look forward to her continuing contributions as a key member of the management team,"commented Fang's executive Chairman, Mr. Vincent Mo. "We are pleased to have named Kent as Chief Financial Officer and anticipate he will be an excellent addition to our team as his proven strength and experience in our financial operations will ensure a smooth transition."