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Seven Stars Cloud Group Inc (SSC.OQ)

SSC.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Capital Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Zheng Qing Wu

50 2017 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Robert Benya

2017 President, Chief Revenue Officer, Director

Shane McMahon

46 2016 Vice Chairman of the Board

Federico Tovar

43 2018 Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer

Randy Huang

45 2017 Chief Technology Officer

Chad Arroyo

2018 Chief Marketing Officer

James Cassano

69 2008 Independent Director

Jian Ren Fan

50 2016 Independent Director

Jin Shi

46 2014 Independent Director

Xin Wang

2017 Independent Director

Kang Zhao

2018 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Zheng Qing Wu

Mr. Bruno Zheng Qing Wu serves as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He was Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company., effective January 6, 2016. Mr. Wu is the founder, co-chairman and CEO of Sun Seven Stars Media Group Limited, a private media and investment company in China, since 2007. Its predecessor is Sun Media Group Holdings Limited, which was established by Mr. Wu and his spouse in 1999. Mr. Wu served as chairman of Sun Media Group from 1999 to 2007 and was former director of Shanda Group, a private investment group, from 2006 to 2009 and as former co-chairman of Sina Corporation (NASDAQ: SINA), a Chinese media and Internet services company, from 2001 to 2002. Additionally, Mr. Wu served as the chief operating officer for ATV, a free-to-air television broadcaster in Hong Kong, from 1998 to 1999. Mr. Wu serves as a director of Seven Star Works Co Ltd (KOSDAQ:121800) and served as a director of Semir Garment Co. Ltd (SHE:00256) between 2008 and 2012. Mr. Wu received a Ph.D. from the School of International Relations and Public Affairs at Fudan University in 2001 and prior to that received an M.A. in International Relations from Washington University, a B.A. in Business Management from Culver-Stockton College of Missouri and a diploma in Superior Studies in French Literature from the School of French Language and Literature at the University of Savoie in Chambery, France.

Robert Benya

Mr. Robert G. Benya serves as President, Chief Revenue Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. Benya is a highly distinguished media executive with over 35 years of experience who has pioneered numerous businesses and product innovations in the U.S. and Scandinavian cable television industries. In the 1980's, he was the Chief Revenue Officer for Time Warner Cable (TWC) and helped lead the transformation of the fledgling cable TV business into a multi-billion dollar enterprise. In the 1990's, Mr. Benya led numerous innovations at TWC and helped create new, multi-billion dollar businesses including: Road Runner High Speed Internet, Broadband Portals, Online Video Stores, Advertising Sales Interconnect Joint Ventures, Pay Per View, Video on Demand, Interactive TV and Cloud DVR services. From 2009-2017, he was the President & CEO of IN DEMAND, the global leader in Pay Per View and Video on Demand sports and entertainment services, with over$1 billionin annual revenues driven by the acquisition and distribution of over 350,000 hours of professional sports (MLB, NBA, NHL and MLS), ring sports (UFC, HBO and Showtime Boxing and WWE Wrestling) and a 12,000 title catalogue of new release and library HD Movies, for on demand viewing, sourced from over 80 major and independent studios. Mr. Benya has received numerous industry awards including the Cable TV Vanguard Award, multiple ACE and CTAM Awards, six Marketing Executive of the Year Awards, the Paragon Communication President's Award and a Time Warner Cable Innovation Award. He also holds six patents and has won a Technical Emmy Award.

Shane McMahon

Mr. Shane B. McMahon is Vice Chairman of the Board of the Company. previously He served as Chairman from July 2010 to January 2016. Prior to joining us, from 2000 to December 31, 2009, Mr. McMahon served in various executive level positions with World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: WWE). Mr. McMahon also sits on the Boards of Directors of International Sports Management (USA) Inc., a Delaware corporation, and Global Power of Literacy, a New York not-for-profit corporation.

Federico Tovar

Mr. Federico Tovar is Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer of the Company. He has over 20 years of experience in areas such as corporate strategy, financial management and corporate finance with a focus on high-growth technology companies. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Tovar was the Chief Financial and Strategy Officer of Global Data Sentinel (“GDS”) since 2015, where he was instrumental in overseeing GDS’s overall financial strategy, closing on all funding rounds and structuring strategic partnership deals with Fortune 500 companies to position the company for rapid growth and scale. From 2012 to 2015, Mr. Tovar was the Managing Director of Sedona Capital Advisors where he focused on providing transaction advisory, valuation, strategy, and related advisory services to high growth emerging company, corporate clients as well as private equity firms. Mr. Tovar oversaw all operations and was responsible for strategy and growth across consulting and advisory services and sourcing, managing and executing mandates across verticals, including technology and digital media. Prior to that Mr. Tovar has held roles with The World Bank and leading technology and strategy consulting firms, such as Booz Allen Hamilton. In addition, Mr. Tovar brings experience in public accounting and corporate finance / M&A, having held leadership roles at Grant Thornton LLP, as well as prior roles with Ernst & Young in its Corporate Finance unit in New York. While at Grant Thornton, he was instrumental in driving growth for the New York practice, advising and consulting for both public & private companies through the regulatory and financial crisis. Mr. Tovar holds a Bachelor”s Degree in Economics from the University of Maryland.

Randy Huang

Mr. Randy Huang serves as Chief Technology Officer of the Company. Mr. Huang served as the CTO for Sun Seven Stars Media Group, an affiliate of the Company, since January 2017. Prior to that, Mr. Huang held various technical positions within Cisco Systems, Inc. (“Cisco”), an American multinational technology conglomerate. These positions included Senior Director, managing the global software R&D team of the Cable Access Business Unit from April 2015 to November 2016, Director of the global software R&D team of Cable Access Business Unit from January 2013 to April 2015, Director of the CHINA R&D team of Cable Access Business Unit from October 2010 to January 2013, and other management and engineering positions building industry-leading routing systems since August 1997. During Mr. Huang’s time at Cisco, Mr. Huang has led teams of more than 500 engineers, and worked in various areas such as software development, networking, product development, embedded systems, virtualization and cloud-based micro-service architectures. Mr. Huang holds a Master in Computer Science from UCLA and a BA in Environmental Engineering from Tsinghua University.

Chad Arroyo

Mr. Chad Arroyo is Chief Marketing Officer of the Company. Mr. Arroyo, whose core experience includes technology strategy and project management leadership roles across small to large scale organizations in the public, private, and defense sectors, will report to Mr.Robert G. Benya, who became SSC's Chief Revenue Officer in October of 2017. Both roles are newly-created and showcase SSC's ongoing evolution as a company that prides itself on innovation and driving high-impact business outcomes for its partners, customers, clients and shareholders. Prior to joining Seven Stars Cloud, Mr. Arroyo worked as a Technology Strategy Consultant for Deloitte and during his 7 years of active duty service in the US Navy, he specialized in Defense telecommunications and enterprise software solutions. Mr. Arroyo earned his Bachelors of Science in Information Technology from the US Naval Academy and his MBA from the University of Notre Dame.

James Cassano

Mr. James S. Cassano is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Cassano has served as executive vice president, chief financial officer, secretary and director of Jaguar Acquisition Corporation a Delaware corporation (OTCBB: JGAC), a blank check company, since its formation in June 2005. Mr. Cassano has served as a managing director of Katalyst LLC, a company which provides certain administrative services to Jaguar Acquisition Corporation, since January 2005. In June 1998, Mr. Cassano founded New Forum Publishers, an electronic publisher of educational material for secondary schools, and served as its chairman of the Board and chief executive officer until it was sold to Apex Learning, Inc., a company controlled by Warburg Pincus, in August 2003. He remained with Apex until November 2003 in transition as vice president business development and served as a consultant to the company through February 2004. In June 1995, Mr. Cassano co-founded Advantix, Inc., a high volume electronic ticketing software and transaction services company which handled event related client and customer payments, that was renamed Tickets.com and went public through an IPO in 1999. From March 1987 to June 1995, Mr. Cassano served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of the Hill Group, Inc., a privately-held engineering and consulting organization, and from February 1986 to March 1987, Mr. Cassano served as vice president of investments and acquisitions for Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., a public venture development company. From May 1973 to February 1986, Mr. Cassano served as partner and director of strategic management services (Europe) for the strategic management group of Hay Associates. Mr. Cassano received a B.S. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from Purdue University and an M.B.A. from Wharton Graduate School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jian Ren Fan

Mr. Jian Ren Ping Fan is Independent Director of Company. Mr. Fan has served as Managing Director and Country Manager for the Greater China region at Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI), a global semiconductor company since November, 2012. Prior to ADI, Mr. Fan worked for Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) for 15 years between 1997 and 2012 in a number of senior management roles, including Sales Managing Director for Cisco China, Sale Director for Cisco Australia and Senior Manager for Operations and Strategy for the Cisco Service Provider business based in Hong Kong. Mr. Fan started his career in 1998 working at Fudan University as a faculty member in both teaching and research roles. He graduated from Fudan University with a Computer Science Bachelor degree and an Executive MBA degree from CEIBS (China European International Business School) in 1999.

Jin Shi

Mr. Jin Shi is an Independent Director of You on Demand Holdings Inc. Mr. Shi has been a managing partner of Chum Capital Group Limited since 2007, a merchant banking firm that invests in Chinese growth companies and advises them on financings, mergers & acquisitions and restructurings. From 2011 through 2013, Mr. Shi served as the chief executive officer and a director on the board of China Growth Equity Investment Limited, which acquired Pingtan Marine Enterprise Limited in February 2013. From 2010 through 2011, he served as the vice-chairman and a director of the board of China Growth Equity Investment Limited. From 2006 through 2009, Mr. Shi served as the chief executive officer and a director of the board of ChinaGrowth North Acquisition Corporation, which acquired UIB Group Limited in January 2009, the second largest insurance brokerage firm in China. From 2006 through 2009, Mr. Shi also served as the chief financial officer and a director of the board of ChinaGrowth South Acquisition Corporation, which acquired Olympia Media Holdings Ltd. in January 2009, the largest privately-owned newspaper aggregator and operator in China. Mr. Shi has also been the chairman of Shanghai RayChem Industries Co., Ltd., a research & development based active pharmaceutical ingredient producer, since he founded the company in 2005. Mr. Shi is also the president of PharmaSource Inc., a company he founded in 1997. Mr. Shi received an EMBA from Guanghua School of Management, Peking University and a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Tianjin University.

Xin Wang

Kang Zhao

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