Dr. Jing Xiao has served as our director since June 2020. Dr. Jing Xiao is the Group Chief Scientist of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (“Ping An”), leading its research and development work in AI-related technologies and their applications in the areas of finance, healthcare, and smart-city. Before joining Ping An, Dr. Xiao worked as Principal Applied Scientist Lead in Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Manager of Algorithm Group in Epson Research and Development, Inc. He has a long career in research and development in artificial intelligence and related fields, which began in 1995, covering a broad range of application areas such as healthcare, autonomous driving, three-dimensional (3D) printing and display, biometrics, web search, and finance. Dr. Xiao received his Ph.D. degree from the School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, and has published over 90 academic papers and owns over 100 U.S. patents.