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Momo Inc (MOMO.OQ)

MOMO.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Yan Tang

35 2011 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Li Wang

32 2017 Co-President, Chief Operating Officer, Director

Xiaoliang Lei

31 2014 Co-President

Jingping Zhang

40 2014 Co-President

Xiaosong Zhang

51 2014 Chief Financial Officer

Chunlai Wang

2017 Chief Technology Officer

Yong Li

40 2012 Director

Ho Kee Man

38 2013 Director

Neil Nanpeng Shen

47 2014 Director

Yongming Wu

42 2013 Director

Hongping Zhang

51 2012 Director

Ying Zhang

41 2012 Director

Daqing Qi

53 Independent Director Appointee

Bing Chung Tam

51 Independent Director Appointee

Biographies

Name Description

Yan Tang

Mr. Yan Tang is a Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Momo Inc., since our inception in July 2011. Mr. Tang was appointed to be the chairman of our board of directors in November 2014. Prior to founding our company, from 2003 to 2011, Mr. Tang worked at NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES), or NetEase, initially as editor and later editor-in-chief. Mr. Tang was named by Fortune Magazine as one of its “40 Under 40,” a list of the most powerful, influential and important business elites under the age of 40, in October 2014. Mr. Tang received his bachelor’s of science degree from Chengdu University of Technology in China in 2000.

Li Wang

Mr. Li Wang is a Co-President, Chief Operating Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. Wang joined the Company as its operation director inJuly 2011. Mr. Wang has been the Company's Chief Operating Officer sinceJune 2014and Co-president sinceApril 2017. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Wang worked at NEC China Co., Ltd. Mr. Wang received his bachelor's degree in management fromBeijingUniversity of Aeronautics and Astronautics inChinain 2004.

Xiaoliang Lei

Mr. Xiaoliang Lei is a Co-President of Mo momo Inc., since June 2014. Mr. Lei is responsible for product development. Prior to co-founding our company, Mr. Lei was the product management staff then manager at NetEase, from 2008 to 2011. Mr. Lei was an editor in charge of content development and team management at 21CN Game Channel, a game information exchange platform in China from 2004 to 2008. Mr. Lei received his bachelor of science degree in software engineering from South China University of Technology in 2004.

Jingping Zhang

Mr. Jingping Zhang is a Co-President of Momo Inc., since March 2014. Prior to joining us, Mr. Zhang was a partner at Concord & Partners, a PRC law firm, from June 2012 to March 2014, and a lawyer at King & Wood Mallesons from August 2008 to June 2012. Mr. Zhang had served as a legal counsel for a number of large companies and had participated in private equity fund formation and investments, M&As, corporate restructuring, domestic and offshore initial public offerings, as well as outbound investments by Chinese companies. Mr. Zhang was a journalist, chief reporter, columnist and editor-in-chief at various media organizations, including Nanfang Media Group from August 2007 to August 2009, Economic Observer from August 2005 to August 2007 and Guangzhou Media Group from August 2003 to August 2005. Mr. Zhang received a Ph.D. from Soochow University Law School in July 2007 and a bachelor’s degree of media and mass communication from Anhui Normal University in July 1998.

Xiaosong Zhang

Mr. Xiaosong Zhang is a Chief Financial Officer of Momo Inc., since May 2014. From July 2010 to April 2014, Mr. Zhang served as the chief financial officer of iSoftStone Holdings Limited (NYSE: ISS), and was the company’s independent director between February 2010 and July 2010. Prior to joining iSoftStone Holdings Limited, Mr. Zhang served as the chief financial officer of several companies, including BJB Career Education Company Limited from June 2009 to June 2010, and Vimicro International Corporation (NASDAQ: VIMC) from September 2004 to January 2007. From 2000 to 2004, Mr. Zhang worked as a manager and then a senior manager at the Beijing office of PricewaterhouseCoopers. From 1995 to 1999, Mr. Zhang was an auditor and then a senior auditor at the Los Angeles office of KPMG LLP. Mr. Zhang is also an independent director and the chairman of audit committee of Tarena International Inc. (NASDAQ: TEDU). Mr. Zhang received his master’s degree in accountancy from the University of Illinois in 1994, his master’s degree in meteorology from Saint Louis University in 1992, and his bachelor’s degree in meteorology from Peking University in 1986. Mr. Zhang is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California.

Chunlai Wang

Mr. Chunlai Wang is Chief Technology Officer of the Company. Prior to his appointment as Momo's chief technology officer, Mr. Wang had served as the vice president of technology of Momo since April 2015. From June 2014 to April 2015, Mr. Wang served as the technology director of Momo. Before that, he had been in charge of the technology team of Momo since June 2013 and had been actively involved in the development of key technological infrastructures of Momo since he joined the Company in February 2012. Prior to joining Momo, Mr. Wang served as an engineer and a senior engineer in NetEase between September 2010 and February 2012. From March 2009 to September 2010, he co-founded a business dedicated to semantic search services. Mr. Wang received his master's degree in engineering from Peking University in July 2013, and his bachelor's degree from Beijing Jiaotong University in June 2009.

Yong Li

Mr. Yong Li is a Director of Momo Inc., since April 2012. Mr. Li founded Fenbi Inc. (Cayman), a provider of online education services, in May 2011, and has been a board director since then. In April 2012, he founded Beijing Jingguanyu Technology Co., Ltd., a software service company, and has been its chief executive officer since then. From May 2005 to May 2010, Mr. Li was the editor-in-chief and vice president at NetEase, and then the vice president at NetEase and president of NetEase career portal business unit. Between February 2001 and May 2005, Mr. Li served as an executive editor, executive editor-in-chief and then general manager of Global Entrepreneur, a Chinese magazine. Mr. Li is also a director of two privately held companies. Mr. Li received his MBA degree from Peking University in 2004 and bachelor’s degree in law from Renmin University in China in 1996.

Ho Kee Man

Mr. Ho Kee Man is a Director of Momo Inc., since October 2013. Mr. Man has over 14 years of experience in the venture capital and investment business. Since January 2008, Mr. Man has been a partner at Matrix Partners China, where he oversees investments in the mobile internet sector. From early 2006 to 2008, Mr. Man was a partner at WI Harper Group, managing various investment funds focused on the China TMT market. Prior to joining WI Harper Group, Mr. Man was the vice president leading the corporate development department of Linktone Ltd. (NASDAQ: LTON), a wireless company based in China, from October 2004 to March 2006. Between 2000 and 2004, Mr. Man worked for CDC Corporation, formerly Chinadotcom corporation (NASDAQ: CHINA), the first Chinese internet company listed in the United States, where he led investments activities in China. Prior to that, Mr. Man served in the business consulting division of Andersen & Co., where he was involved in business advisory projects in the IT industry. Mr. Man earned his master’s degree in computer science and engineering and bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from the University of Michigan Ann Arbor in 1998.

Neil Nanpeng Shen

Mr. Neil Nanpeng Shen is a Director of Momo Inc., Since May 2014. Mr. Shen is the founding managing partner of Sequoia Capital China. Mr. Shen is a co-founder and director of Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTRP), or Ctrip, a leading online travel services provider in China. Mr. Shen served as the chief financial officer of Ctrip from 2000 to October 2005 and as president from August 2003 to October 2005. Mr. Shen also co-founded Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc (NASDAQ: HMIN), or Home Inns, a leading economy hotel chain in China. Prior to founding Ctrip and Home Inns, Mr. Shen had worked for more than eight years in the investment banking industry in New York and Hong Kong. Currently, Mr. Shen is the co-chairman of Home Inns, a non-executive director of E-House (China) Holdings Limited (NYSE: EJ), a non-executive director of Le Gaga Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: GAGA), as well as a director of Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. (NYSE: QIHU). Mr. Shen received his master’s degree from the Yale University in 1992 and his bachelor’s degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 1988.

Yongming Wu

Mr. Yongming Wu is a Director of Momo Inc., since October 2013. Mr. Wu is a co-founder of Alibaba Group, and has served as a senior vice president of Alibaba Group since 2011. Mr. Wu has been instrumental in leading a number of milestone developments of Alibaba Group, including the establishment of the B2B internet infrastructure, the expansion of the advertising business that culminated in Alimama, as well as strengthening the wireless technology capability of Alibaba Group and overseeing the open platform strategy of Taobao as its chief technology officer. Mr. Wu also led the creation and development of Alipay. Prior to joining Alibaba Group, from 1997 to 1998, Mr. Wu worked at China Pages, one of the first Internet-based directories in China, and later spearheaded the technology development for the website of China’s Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation. Mr. Wu graduated from Zhejiang University of Technology with a major in computer science in 1996.

Hongping Zhang

Mr. Hongping Zhang is a Director of Momo Inc., since July 2012. Mr. Zhang is a vice president of Alibaba Group and one of the managing directors on Alibaba’s strategic investment team. He also serves on the board of a number of investee companies of Alibaba Group. Prior to joining Alibaba Group in 2011, Mr. Zhang was engaged in venture capital investments with Northern Light Venture Capital from 2005 to 2011. Between 2000 and 2005, Mr. Zhang worked as a senior director of business development covering the Asia-Pacific region for Lantern Communications, and the general manager covering Greater China for ANDA Networks. In 1998, Mr. Zhang co-founded ServGate Technologies, Inc. in Silicon Valley. From 1995 to 1998, Mr. Zhang worked for China CITIC Group specializing in fund management and strategic consulting. Mr. Zhang received his MBA from the University of San Francisco in 1994, master’s degree in imaging science from Rochester Institute of Technology in 1991, and bachelor’s degree in optical engineering from Tsinghua University in 1986.

Ying Zhang

Mr. Ying Zhang is a Director of Momo Inc., since April 2012. Mr. Zhang is a founding managing partner of Matrix Partners China, where he oversees all of the venture capital investment firm’s operations. Mr. Zhang is currently also a director of Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE: CMCM) and iKang Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: KANG). In 2002, Mr. Zhang established and has since expanded WI Harper Group’s Beijing operations and co-managed its China portfolios. Prior to joining WI Harper Group, Mr. Zhang worked at Salomon Smith Barney, where he was responsible for analyzing, structuring and marketing companies in the internet, software and semiconductor sectors. Before then, Mr. Zhang worked at ABN AMRO Capital as a senior venture associate. Mr. Zhang received master of science degree in biotechnology and business from Northwestern University in 1999 and bachelor of science degree in clinical science with minor in chemistry from California State University in 1997.

Daqing Qi

Dr. Daqing Qi is an Independent Director Appointee of Momo Inc., Dr. Dave Daqing Qi will serve as our independent director immediately upon the effectiveness of our registration statement on Form F-1, of which this prospectus is a part. Dr. Qi is a professor of accounting and the former associate dean of the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. He began teaching at the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in 2002 and was the founding director of the Executive MBA program. Prior to that, Dr. Qi was an associate professor at the School of Accounting of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Dr. Qi also serves as director of the following public companies: Sohu.com (NASDAQ: SOHU), iKang Healthcare Group (NASDAQ: KANG), BONA Film Group Limited (NASDAQ: BONA) and Honghua Group Limited (Hong Kong Stock Exchange). He received his Ph.D. degree in accounting from the Eli Broad Graduate School of management of Michigan State University in 1996, MBA degree from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 1992 and bachelor of science and bachelor of arts degrees from Fudan University in 1985 and 1987, respectively. Dr. Qi is currently a member of the American Accounting Association.

Bing Chung Tam

Mr. Bing Chung Tam is an Independent Director Appointee of Momo Inc., Mr. Benson Bing Chung Tam will serve as our independent director immediately upon the effectiveness of our registration statement on Form F-1, of which this prospectus is a part. Mr. Tam is a chartered accountant. He is the founder and chairman of Venturous Group, a global CEO network based in Beijing. From 2002 to February 2012, Mr. Tam was a partner and head of technology investments at Fidelity Growth Partners Asia (formerly named Fidelity Asia Ventures). Prior to joining Fidelity Growth Partners Asia, Mr. Tam was a partner of Electra Partners Asia from 1998 to 2002, and was the founding director of Hellman & Friedman Asia from 1992 to 1998. Mr. Tam worked in M&A corporate finance at S.G. Warburg from 1989 to 1992. Mr. Tam is currently a director of several privately held companies. Mr. Tam received his master’s degree in computer science from Oxford University in 1986 and his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Imperial College of London University in 1984.